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Harmsiodoxa brevipes (F.Muell.) O.E.Schulz
Family Brassicaceae
Harmsiodoxa brevipes (F.Muell.) O.E.Schulz APNI*

Description: Prostrate, spreading or erect herb to 40 cm high, hairy, hairs sessile or shortly stalked, branched, often bifid.

Basal leaves usually 3–7 cm long, coarsely pinnatisect to pinnatifid, petiolate to sessile; stem leaves reducing.

Sepals 1.5–2.5 mm long. Petals 2–4.5 mm long, white, pink or lavender.

Siliqua 6–12 mm long, 2–2.5 mm wide; valves convex, midvein obscure, hairs often grading to simple, erect or appressed towards apex; pedicel stout, <7 mm long. Inland areas.

Distribution and occurrence:
NSW subdivisions: NWP, SWP, NFWP, SFWP
Other Australian states: Vic. S.A. W.A.
AVH map***

Text by L. Retter & G. J. Harden
Taxon concept:

 Key to the varieties 
1Siliqua with apical hairs spreading, mostly simple, some branched. Basal leaves pinnatisect, stem leaves pinnatifidvar. brevipes
Siliqua with apical hairs appressed, all branched, sessile to shortly stalked. Basal leaves coarsely pinnatifid, stem leaves remotely toothed to entirevar. major

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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