The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Cassytha pedicellosa J.Z.Weber, 1981:214

Stalked dodder-laurel

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

 

 

Conservation Status

Last record: 1892

Rediscovered in Late January 2009

 

Distribution

Tasmania (including King Island), Australia

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Original scientific description:

Weber, J. Z. (1981). A taxonomic revision of Cassytha (Lauraceae) in Australia. J. Adelaide Bot. Gard. 3(3): 187-262. [automatic download]

 

Other references:

Buchanan, A.M. (2008). A Census of the Vascular Plants of Tasmania & Index to the Student’s Flora of Tasmania Fourth Edition. Web Edition, Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery, Hobart.

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

Humphreys, Aelys M. (2019). Global dataset shows geography and life form predict modern plant extinction and rediscovery. Nature Ecology & Evolution 3: 1043-1047. [Abstract] [Supplementary Dataset 1]

Wapstra, M., Schahinger, R., and Larcombe, L. (2009). Threatened Flora Extension Surveys, King Island 23–26 March 2009. A report to the Cradle Coast Natural Resource Management Committee. Threatened Species Section, Department of Primary Industries and Water, Hobart.

https://vanishingflora.proboards.com/thread/2717/cassytha-pedicellosa

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