Haloragis stricta R.Br. APNI*
Description: Perennial herb up to 50 cm high, with a well-developed taproot; stems 4 ribbed moderately scabrous.
Leaves opposite below inflorescence, linear-lanceolate, 25–40 mm long, 2–4 mm wide, margins revolute and with up to 12 short teeth; sessile.
Dichasia mostly 1–3-flowered; flowers very shortly pedicellate. Petals 2.4–3 mm long, brown. Ovary scabrous.
Fruit ovoid to globose, c. 2.5 mm long, warty or ± smooth, scabrous. Possibly extinct.
Distribution and occurrence:
NSW subdivisions: NWS
Other Australian states: Qld
Threatened species: NSW TSCA: Presumed Extinct
Text by Peter G. Wilson
Taxon concept: Flora of NSW 2 (1991)
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