The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Phebalium daviesii Hook.f., 1859:358

Davies' waxflower, St Helens waxflower

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Eriostemon daviesii Hook.f., 1859:358; Phebalium glandulosum daviesii Hook.f., 1859:358

 

Conservation Status

Last record: October 1892

Rediscovered in December 1990

 

Distribution

Tasmania, Australia

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Department of the Environment. (2015). Phebalium daviesii in Species Profile and Threats Database, Department of the Environment, Canberra. Available from: https://www.environment.gov.au/sprat. Accessed Sun, 8 Feb 2015 17:28:52 +1100.

Hnatiuk, R.J. (1990). Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series 11: 1-650.

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. [Abstract] [Supplementary Dataset 1]

Lynch, A. J. J. (1991). Phebalium daviesii. Flora Recovery Plan: Research Plan Phase. Hobart: Tasmanian Parks & Wildlife.

Lynch, A. J. J. (1994). Aspects of the Conservation Biology and Population Genetics of Phebalium daviesii Hook.f. Davies' Wax-flower. Hobart: Tasmanian Parks & Wildlife.

Lynch, A. J. J. and Appleby, M. W. A. (1996). Phebalium daviesii Recovery Plan 1996-2004. [Online]. Department of Primary Industries, Water & Environment, Hobart. Available from: https://www.dpiwe.tas.gov.au/inter.nsf/Attachments/SJON-59V926/$FILE/Phebalium%20daviesii.pdf

Lynch, A. J. J. and Vaillancourt, R. E. (1995). Genetic Diversity in the Endangered Phebalium daviesii (Rutaceae) Compared to that in Two Widespread Congeners. Australian Journal of Botany 43(2): 181-191. [Abstract]

Tasmanian Parks & Wildlife Service (TPWS) (1998). St Helens' or Davies' Waxflower. [Online]. Available from: https://www.parks.tas.gov.au/esl/wax.html

Wapstra, Mark et al. (2006). Finding a botanical Lazarus: tales of Tasmanian plant species 'risen from the dead'. The Tasmanian Naturalist 128: 61-85.

Wells, A. (1993). Rare Species Conservation in Tasmania. Danthonia 2(1): 1, 3.

https://www.environment.gov.au/system/files/resources/d947f8ec-dd8b-4e7f-bd3b-8246e0702547/files/plants.pdf

https://gardens.rtbg.tas.gov.au/rare-and-threatened-species-week-2017/

https://www.seedpartnership.org.au/partners/tas/waxflower

https://www.anbg.gov.au/federation-flora/tas-phebalium/index.html

https://vanishingflora.proboards.com/thread/3071/phebalium-daviesii?page=1&scrollTo=5581

 

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