Trachymene scapigera (Domin) B.L.Burtt (1941:46)

Mountain trachymene



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Didiscus scapiger Domin in Sitzungsber. Königl. Böhm. Ges. Wiss., Math.-Naturwiss. Cl. 10: 60 (1908)


Conservation Status

Last record: December 1899 (Hart & Henwood, 2006:23)

Rediscovered on 15 January 1986 (Hart & Henwood, 2006:23)



New South Wales, Australia


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Burtt, B. L. (1941). New combinations in Trachymene. Journal of Botany 79: 44-46.


Other references:

Briggs, John D. and Leigh, John H. (1996). Rare or Threatened Australian Plants, 1995 revised edition. Collingwood, Victoria: CSIRO Publishing. x + 466 pp.

Buwalda, P. (1936). The Umbelliferae of the Netherland Indies. Blumea 2: 119-221.

Department of the Environment. (2016). Trachymene scapigera in Species Profile and Threats Database, Department of the Environment, Canberra. Available from: Accessed Fri, 16 Sep 2016 22:58:25 +1000.

Hart, J. M. and Henwood, M. J. (2006). A revision of Australian Trachymene (Apiaceae: Hydrocotyloideae). Australian Systematic Botany 19(1): 11-57.

Leigh, John H. and Briggs, John D. (eds.). (1992). Threatened Australian Plants. Overview and Case Studies. New South Wales National Parks and Wildlife Service.

Mackenzie, B. D. E. (1996). Population biology and reproduction ecology of Trachymene scapigera. Hons. Thesis. Sydney: University of Sydney.

Powell, J. M. (1992). Trachymene (Apiaceae), pp. 102-105. In: Harden, G. J. (ed.). Flora of New South Wales. Sydney: University of New South Wales Press.


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