The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Persoonia prostrata R.Br., 1810:163

 

 

Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Linkia prostrata (R.Br.) Kuntze

 

Possibly a synonym of P. stradbrokensis.

 

Conservation Status

Extinct (Humphreys et al., 2019)

Last record: 31 July 1802 or later

 

Distribution

Fraser Island (northern tip), Queensland, Australia (eastern)

 

Biology & Ecology

 

 

Hypodigm

 

 

Media

 

 

References

Department of the Environment. (2015). Persoonia prostrata in Species Profile and Threats Database, Department of the Environment, Canberra. Available from: https://www.environment.gov.au/sprat. Accessed Sat, 7 Feb 2015 18:19:58 +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]

Silcock, J. L. et al. (2019). To name those lost: assessing extinction likelihood in the Australian vascular flora. Oryx 54(2): 167-177.

P.H.Weston (2017) Persoonia prostrata. In: Flora of Australia. Australian Biological Resources Study, Department of the Environment and Energy, Canberra. https://profiles.ala.org.au/opus/foa/profile/Persoonia%20prostrata [Date Accessed: 13 January 2020]

https://vanishingflora.proboards.com/thread/2696/persoonia-prostrata

 

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