Maireana scleroptera

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Maireana scleroptera


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 scleroptera


Maireana scleroptera (J.M. Black) Paul G. Wilson, Nuytsia 2: 21. (1975)


  • Basionym
    • Kochia scleroptera J.M. Black, Trans. & Proc. Roy. Soc. S. Austral. 46: 568. (1922)
      • Type: Arkaringa and Alberga Creeks. "This species is only known by two specimens collected by R.Helms on the Elder Expedition in 1891, and one obtained by Miss Staer in 1913 at Todmorden Station, on the Alberga."


Native distribution areas:
  • Australasia
    • Australia
      • E-Western Australia, S-Northern Territory, N-South Australia

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


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