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Dillwynia sp. Yetholme (P.C.Jobson 5080)
Family Fabaceae
Subfamily Faboideae
Dillwynia sp. Yetholme (P.C.Jobson 5080) APNI*

Synonyms: Dillwynia sp. 'Yetholme' (P.C.Jobson 5080) APNI*

Description: Decumbent to erect shrub 0.3–0.5 m high; stems appressed-pubescent.

Leaves evenly distributed along stem, linear, 5–12 mm long, apex shortly acuminate with straight or incurved tip, glabrous or sprinkled with white hairs.

Inflorescences short racemes or corymbs, 1–10-flowered, terminal or rarely axillary, sessile; bracts c. 1 mm long, bracteoles 1–2 mm long, both persistent, broad-lanceolate, hairy. Calyx c. 5 mm long, hairy. Standard 3–7 mm long.

Pods 3–5 mm long; seeds not known.

Distribution and occurrence: Grows in dry sclerophyll forest to woodland, usually on loam to clay; known only from near Bathurst, Yass, Canberra and Tarcutta.
NSW subdivisions: CT, ST
Other Australian states: Vic.
AVH map***

This species resembles D. cinerascens R. Br. and is part of a complex involving at least 2 other taxa under that name.

Text by P.H. Weston & P.C. Jobson
Taxon concept:

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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