Veronica derwentiana subsp. maideniana (Gand.) B.G.Briggs

Taxon 56: 580 (2007) APNI

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

Diagnostic features as in key Flowers summer.

EGU, GipP, HNF, HSF, SnM, VAlp, VVP, WPro. Confined to higher montane and subalpine areas, on rocky slopes, in grassland, herbfield and eucalypt woodland. In Victoria recorded from Mt Buangor, Snowy Range, Mt Buller, Mt Buffalo, Mt Hotham, Bogong High Plains and Wulgulmerang areas, but apparent intermediates between this and subsp. derwentiana are common in upper subalpine areas.

Source: Briggs, B.G.; Makinson, R.O. (1999). Derwentia. In: Walsh, N.G.; Entwisle, T.J. (eds), Flora of Victoria Vol. 4, Cornaceae to Asteraceae. Inkata Press, Melbourne (as Derwentia derwentiana subsp. maideniana (Gand.) B.G.Briggs & Ehrend.).
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Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <>. Find Veronica derwentiana subsp. maideniana in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Veronica derwentiana subsp. maideniana in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Victorian Volcanic Plain present native
Gippsland Plain present native
East Gippsland Uplands present native
Wilsons Promontory present native
Highlands-Southern Fall present native
Highlands-Northern Fall present native
Victorian Alps present native
Snowy Mountains present native

State distribution

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South Australia
New South Wales
Australian Capital Territory