Apium prostratum var. filiforme (A.Rich.) Kirk

Student’s Fl. New Zealand 196 (1899) APNI

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

Leaflets divided, primary segments elliptic, ovate or c. cuneate, 2–3 times as long as wide, 3–20 mm long.

Brid, EGL, GipP, Glep, Gold, MonT, OtP, OtR, Strz, VVP, WaP.

The varietal epithet alludes to the narrow stems rather than the leaflets which, unlike those of the type variety, are far from filiform.

Source: Duretto, M.F. (1999). Apiaceae. In: Walsh, N.G.; Entwisle, T.J. (eds), Flora of Victoria Vol. 4, Cornaceae to Asteraceae. Inkata Press, Melbourne.
Updated by: Daniel Ohlsen, 2016-03-02
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Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <http://avh.chah.org.au>. Find Apium prostratum var. filiforme in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Apium prostratum var. filiforme 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
Goldfields present native
East Gippsland Lowlands present native
Otway Ranges present native
Strzelecki Ranges present native
Monaro Tablelands present native

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Western Australia
South Australia
New South Wales
Australian Capital Territory