Aphelia pumilio F.Muell. ex Sond.

Dwarf Aphelia

Linnaea 28: 226 (1856) APNI

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

Inflorescence erect, not turned to one side, 3.5–6(–7) mm long, 3.5–5.5 mm wide; primary bracts 6–12, all with an acuminate apex; basal bract 4–5(–9) mm long. Flowers usually Sep.–Nov., rarely through to Feb.

CVU, DunT, EGU, GipP, Glep, Gold, GGr, HNF, HSF, MuM, OtP, Strz, VRiv, VVP, WaP, Wim. Also SA, NSW, Tas. Widespread and usually occurring with A. gracilis. Habitat as for A. gracilis.

Source: Conn, B.J. (1994). Centrolepidaceae. In: Walsh, N.G.; Entwisle, T.J. (eds), Flora of Victoria Vol. 2, Ferns and Allied Plants, Conifers and Monocotyledons. Inkata Press, Melbourne.
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life Life
kingdom Plantae
phylum Tracheophyta
superorder Lilianae
order Poales
genus Aphelia
Higher taxa

Victoria

Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <http://avh.chah.org.au>. Find Aphelia pumilio in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Aphelia pumilio in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Murray Mallee present native
Wimmera present native
Glenelg Plain present native
Victorian Volcanic Plain present native
Victorian Riverina present native
Gippsland Plain present native
Otway Plain present native
Warrnambool Plain present native
Goldfields present native
Central Victorian Uplands present native
Greater Grampians present native
Dundas Tablelands present native
East Gippsland Uplands present native
Highlands-Southern Fall present native
Highlands-Northern Fall present native
Strzelecki Ranges present native

State distribution

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State
South Australia
Victoria
Tasmania