Maireana astrotricha

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Maireana astrotricha


Taxonavigation: Caryophyllales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Ordo: Caryophyllales

Familia: Amaranthaceae s.l.
Cladus: Chenopodiaceae s.str.
Subfamilia: Camphorosmoideae
Tribus: Camphorosmeae
Genus: Maireana
Species: Maireana astrotricha


Maireana astrotricha (L.A.S. Johnson) Paul G. Wilson, Nuytsia 2(1): 35. (1975)


  • Basionym
    • Kochia astrotricha L.A.S. Johnson, Contr. New South Wales Natl. Herb. 1(6): 343 (1951)
      • Type: (Australia): Silverton, N.S.W., I.M. Pidgeon and J.W. Vickery, 24.8.1939. Holotype: NSW No. 7945.
  • Heterotypic
    • Kochia sedifolia var. stellulata J.M.Black, Trans. & Proc. Roy. Soc. South Australia 39: 828 (1915)
      • Type: "Ninety miles west of Todmorden Station; between Moorilyanna Native Well and Everard Range."


Native distribution areas:
  • Australasia
    • Australia
      • Australia: NT, SA, Qld, NSW.

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition


Primary references[edit]

  • Wilson, P.G. 1975. A taxonomic revision of the genus Maireana (Chenopodiaceae). Nuytsia 2: 2–84. Reference page. : 35.
  • Johnson, L.A.S. 1951. in Anderson, R.H. (ed.), A hitherto undescribed Kochia (Chenopodiaceae). Contributions from the New South Wales National Herbarium 1(6): 343.


Vernacular names[edit]

English: Low Bluebush
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