Pauridia vaginata var. vaginata

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Native

Plants 6–35 cm high. Flowers 1–2; perianth segments 7–22 mm long, 2–6 mm wide; stigma lobes equal in length to, or longer than the style. Flowers Aug.–Nov.

CVU, DunT, EGL, GipP, Glep, Gold, GGr, HNF, HSF, LoM, MuF, NIS, OtP, VRiv, VVP, WaP, WPro, Wim. Also WA, SA, NSW, ACT, Tas. Widespread in grassland and woodland at low altitudes in the south of the State; rare in the north (Murchison, Wangaratta district) and further east (Fernbank, Cann River), and apparently absent from the far north-west. Sites may be sesaonally inundated.

Created by: Andre Messina, 2014-12-15
Updated by: Val Stajsic, 2017-09-19
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Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <>. Find Pauridia vaginata var. vaginata in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Pauridia vaginata var. vaginata in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Lowan Mallee present native
Wimmera present native
Glenelg Plain present native
Victorian Volcanic Plain present native
Victorian Riverina present native
Murray Fans 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
Northern Inland Slopes present native
East Gippsland Lowlands present native
Wilsons Promontory present native
Highlands-Southern Fall present native
Highlands-Northern Fall present native

State distribution

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Western Australia
South Australia
New South Wales
Australian Capital Territory