Colobanthus apetalus (Labill.) Druce

Coast Colobanth

Bot. Soc. Exch. Club Brit. Isles 1916: 616 (1917) APNI

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

Brid, EGL, GipP, Glep, GGr, OtP, OtR, VVP, WaP, WPro.

2 varieties; only the nominate variety present in Victoria. See C. apetalus var. apetalus profile for description.

Source: West, J.G.; Cowley, K.J. (1996). Colobanthus. In: Walsh, N.G.; Entwisle, T.J. (eds), Flora of Victoria Vol. 3, Dicotyledons Winteraceae to Myrtaceae. Inkata Press, Melbourne.
Updated by: Val Stajsic, 2020-10-04
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life Life
kingdom Plantae
phylum Tracheophyta
superorder Caryophyllanae
genus Colobanthus
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Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <>. Find Colobanthus apetalus in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Colobanthus apetalus in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Glenelg Plain present native
Bridgewater present native
Victorian Volcanic Plain present native
Gippsland Plain present native
Otway Plain present native
Warrnambool Plain present native
Greater Grampians present native
East Gippsland Lowlands present native
Wilsons Promontory present native
Otway Ranges present native

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South Australia
New South Wales