Darwinia divisa Keighery & N.G.Marchant, 2002

Divided darwinia



Taxonomy & Nomenclature



Conservation Status

Missing or extinct (Low & Booth, 2023)

Last record: 1965 (Gibson, 2016:152,161)



Western Australia, Australia


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

Keighery, G. J. and Marchant, N. G. (2002). A new species of Darwinia (Myrtaceae) from Western Australia. Nordic Journal of Botany 22: 45-47.


Other references:

Gibson, Neil. (2016). Western Australian plant taxa not collected for more than 50 years. Nuytsia 27: 139-164.

Gibson, Neil, Keighery, G.J., Lyons, M.N., Webb, A. (2004). Terrestrial flora and vegetation of the Western Australian wheatbelt. Records of the Western Australian Museum Supplement 67: 139-189.

Low, Tim and Booth, Carol. (2023). GONE: Australian animals extinct since the 1960s. Invasive Species Council Inc.

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


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