Tecticornia halocnemoides subsp. longispicata (Paul G.Wilson) K.A.Sheph. & Paul G.Wilson APNI*
Synonyms: Halosarcia halocnemoides subsp. longispicata Paul G.Wilson APNI*
Arthrocnemum halocnemoides Nees APNI*
Description: Articles barrel-shaped, c. 5 mm long, 2.5 mm diam., entire.
Spikes slender, cylindrical, regular in outline, 2–8 cm long, 3 mm diam.
Seed semicircular, tuberculate over embyro, otherwise smooth.
Distribution and occurrence: Rarely collected in the far NW of NSW; also in Qld, SA, NT.
Grows in low-lying inland areas.
NSW subdivisions: NFWP
Other Australian states: Qld S.A. N.T.
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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