Triodia bromoides (F. Muell.) M. Lazarides, 1997:417



Taxonomy & Nomenclature

Synonym/s: Triraphis bromoides F. Muell., 1873:108; Plectrachne bromoides (F.Muell.) C.E.Hubb.,1939


Conservation Status

Last record: 2 September 1947?

Rediscovered in December 1993



Western Australia, Australia


Biology & Ecology










Original scientific description:

M. Lazarides. Austral. Syst. Bot. 10: 417 (1997).


Other references:

Bentham, G. (1863-1878). Flora Australiensis, Vols. 1-7. Lovell Reeve & Co., London. [specifically 1866 and 1878 (p. 604) (i.e. 7th) volumes]

Gardner, C. A. (1952). Flora of Western Australia, Vol. 1(1). Gramineae. Government Printer, Perth. [p. 80]

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

Hubbard, C. E. (1939). Plectrachne pungens. In: Hooker’s Icones Plantarum, Tab 3385.

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]

Mueller, F. v. (1858-1882). Fragmenta Phytographiae Australiae. Government Printer, Melbourne. [1873 volume, p. 108]

O'Donoghue, Mike and Atkins, Ken. (2000). Lost Jewels in the Bush. Landscope 15(3): 23-27.

Patrick, Susan J. (2001). Declared Rare and Poorly Known Flora in the Geraldton District. Western Australian wildlife management program No. 26. Bantley DC: Department of Conservation and Land Management.

[2002] D.Sharp & B.K.Simon, AusGrass, Grasses of Australia


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