Ephedra distachya L.

Sp. Pl. 2: 1040 (1753) APNI

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Extinct

Establishment means:Introduced

2 subspecies; 1 recorded in Victoria. See E. distachya subsp. distachya profile for description.

Created by: Andre Messina, 2014-06-30
Updated by: Daniel Ohlsen, 2017-05-09
Distribution map
life Life
kingdom Plantae
phylum Tracheophyta
class Gnetopsida
order Ephedrales
family Ephedraceae
genus Ephedra
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Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <http://avh.chah.org.au>. Find Ephedra distachya in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Ephedra distachya in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Gippsland Plain extinct introduced