The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database

Tetratheca fordiana R.Butcher, 2005:74



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Last record: 1987

Rediscovered in 2012



Western Australia, Australia


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Butcher, R. and Sage, L. W. (2005). Tetratheca fordiana (Elaeocarpaceae), a new species from the Pilbara of Western Australia. Journal of the Royal Society of Western Australia 88(2): 73-76.


Other references:

Perkins, Andrew J., Reiffer, Scott and Ajduk, Ayden. (2016). Tetratheca butcheriana (Elaeocarpaceae), a new and rare species from the Pilbara bioregion of Western Australia. Nuytsia 27: 203-209.


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