Billardiera laxiflora (Benth.) E.M.Benn. (1972:266)



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Marianthus laxiflorus Benth. in Fl. Austral. 1: 119 (1863)


Conservation Status

Erroneously listed as Extinct by (Humphreys et al., 2019)



Western Australia, Australia


Biology & Ecology










Cayzer, L. W., Crisp, M. D. and Telford, I. R. H. (2004). Cladistic analysis and revision of Billardiera (Pittosporaceae). Australian Systematic Botany 17(1): 83-125.

Govaerts, R. (1996). World Checklist of Seed Plants 2(1, 2): 1-492. MIM, Deurne.

Humphreys, Aelys M., Govaerts, Rafaël, Ficinski, Sarah Z., Lughadha, Eimear Nic and Vorontsova, Maria S. (2019). Global dataset shows geography and life form predict modern plant extinction and rediscovery. Nature Ecology & Evolution 3: 1043-1047. [Supplementary Dataset 1]

WCSP. (2003). World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. Facilitated by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet;


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