Leionema bilobum subsp. serrulatum (F.Muell.) Duretto & K.L.Durham

Muelleria 23: 13 (2006) APNI

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Endemic

Establishment means:Native

Threat status:Victoria: rare (r)

Dense shrub or rarely a small tree to 4 m high, sometimes root-suckering; hairs on branchlets with rays to 0.25 mm long. Leaves narrowly elliptic-oblong or oblong, (16–)35–52 mm long, 4–8 mm wide; margins serrate, apex truncate to slightly retuse, base more or less cuneate or attenuate. Pedicels 2–7 mm long, with a sparse to moderately dense pubescence. Sepals c. 0.5 mm long, abaxial surface with scattered stellate hairs. Petals white to pale pink, 4–5 mm long. Flowers Sep.–Nov.

GipP, HSF, Strz. Grows in wet sclerophyll forests of western Gippsland, between Warburton and the Baw Baws, and in the Strzelecki Range.

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Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <http://avh.chah.org.au>. Find Leionema bilobum subsp. serrulatum in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Leionema bilobum subsp. serrulatum in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Gippsland Plain present native
Highlands-Southern Fall present native
Strzelecki Ranges present native

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