Tecticornia halocnemoides subsp. halocnemoides (Nees) K.A.Sheph. & Paul G.Wilson APNI*
Synonyms: Halosarcia halocnemoides (Nees) Paul G.Wilson subsp. halocnemoides APNI*
Description: Articles narrowly ovoid to subglobular, 2–5 mm long, usually glossy, entire.
Spikes of 2–14 articles, undulate in outline.
Seed flattened, broadly ovate to suborbicular; testa tuberculate over embryo, elsewhere granular.
Distribution and occurrence: Rarely collected in the far SW of NSW; also in Vic, SA and WA
Grows in low-lying inland areas.
NSW subdivisions: SFWP
Other Australian states: Qld Vic. N.T. S.A. W.A.
Text by KL Wilson (Feb 2011), based on PG Wilson (1984) Flora of Australia vol 4
Taxon concept: PG Wilson (1984) Flora of Australia vol 4
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