The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Gentiana baeuerlenii


L.Adams, 1988:169
Common Name/s
Baeuerlen's gentian
Australian Capital Territory & New South Wales
Last Record
Rediscovered in
1980's (1991?)
IUCN status
Not evaluated
Vanishing Flora forum thread
[b]Original Scientific Description:[/b]
Adams, L. G. and Williams, J. B. (1988). Gentiana sect. Chondrophyllae (Gentianaceae) in Australia. Telopea 3(2): 167-176, fig. 1(>1?).
[b]Species Bibliography[/b]
ACT Government. (1997). A sub-alpine herb (Gentiana baeuerlenii): An endangered species, Action Plan No. 5. Environment ACT, Canberra.
Adams, L. G. (1996). Gentianaceae, pp. 72-104. In: Flora of Australia. Volume 28. Gentianales. Melbourne, Victoria: CSIRO Australia, Melbourne.
ANZECC. (1993). List of Threatened Australian Flora. Australian and New Zealand Environment and Conservation Council, Canberra. [relevant citation?]
Briggs, J.D. & Leigh, J.H. 1996 Rare or threatened Australian plants. 1995 Revised Edn. CSIRO Publishing, Collingwood.
Department of the Environment (2016). Gentiana baeuerlenii in Species Profile and Threats Database, Department of the Environment, Canberra. Available from: Accessed Sun, 11 Sep 2016 23:25:37 +1000.
Department of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities (DSEWPaC) (2011ag). Review of the 2004 Recovery Plan for a sub-alpine herb (Gentiana baeuerlenii). Unpublished report.
Environment ACT (2004b). Recovery Plan for a sub-alpine herb (Gentiana baeuerlenii). Environment ACT, Canberra. Available from: In effect under the EPBC Act from 11-Apr-2005. Ceased to be in effect under the EPBC Act from 01-Oct-2015.
Environment and Sustainable Development Directorate (ESDD) (2013). Conservation Planning and Research, Program report 2011-2013. ACT Government, Canberra.
Harden, G.J. (Ed.) (1992). Flora of New South Wales Volume 3. Kensington, NSW: University of NSW Press.
Kitchin, M. (2010). Report on Gentian baeuerlenii Action Plan No. 5. Land Management and Planning Division ACT Government Territory and Municipal Services.
NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service (NSW NPWS) (2001). Recovery Plan for the "lost" threatened flora of south-eastern NSW: Baeuerlen's Gentian (Gentiana baeuerlenii), Elusive Bush-pea (Pultenaea parrisiae subsp. elusa), Elusive Cress (Irenepharsus magicus), etc. Available from:
Office of Environment & Heritage (OEH) (2012). Baeuerlen's Gentian - profile. Available from: