Comesperma calymega Labill.

First published in Nov. Holl. Pl. 2: 23 (1806)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is S. Australia. It is a tuberous geophyte and grows primarily in the subtropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria, Western Australia

Synonyms

Homotypic Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.
  • de Salas, MF, Baker, ML (2022). A Census of the Vascular Plants of Tasmania, including Macquarie Island: 1-161. Tasmanian Herbarium, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, Hobart. https://flora.tmag.tas.gov.au/resources/census/.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
s.coll. [4976] Australia K001392303 Type Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] Australia K001081932 Unknown Type Material Yes
Jan 1, 1839 Drummond, A. [s.n.] Australia Comesperma strictum var. latifolium K001392302 Unknown Type Material Yes
Drummond [s.n.] Australia Comesperma calymega var. latifolium K001392301 Type Yes
s.coll. [4977] Australia Comesperma calymega var. latifolium K001392304 Type Yes

Sources

  • Angiosperm Extinction Risk Predictions v1

    • Angiosperm Threat Predictions
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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Science Photographs

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