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Ixiochlamys filicifolia Dunlop
Family Asteraceae
Ixiochlamys filicifolia Dunlop APNI*

Description: Annual erect herb to 25 cm high. Stems and leaves pilose to villous, glandular.

Leaves oblancelate to spathulate in outline, to 7 cm long and 2.5 cm wide, finely bi or tri-pinnate.

Involucral bracts glandular; inner bracts c. 10 mm long. Receptacle 4–8 mm diameter. Ligules of marginal florets c. 0.3 mm wide and 1–2 mm long, entire or minutely lobed. disc florets fertile, corolla 5–6.5 mm long.

Achenes 2–2.5 mm long, narrow-obovate, sericeous; with the beak 2.5–5 mm long; pappus 6–9 mm long, in multiple rows, uneven.


Distribution and occurrence:

Loams and clay loams in Mulga, Acacia aneura, communitiies.
NSW subdivisions: NFWP
Other Australian states: N.T. S.A. W.A.
AVH map***

Text by Louisa Murray
Taxon concept: C.R. Dunlop (1980) A Revision of Ixiochlamys (Asteraceae-Asterae) J. Adelaide Bot. Gard. 2(3) p241-252


APNI* Provides a link to the Australian Plant Name Index (hosted by the Australian National Botanic Gardens) for comprehensive bibliographic data
***The AVH map option provides a detailed interactive Australia wide distribution map drawn from collections held by all major Australian herbaria participating in the Australian Virtual Herbarium project.
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