Family Proteaceae
Basionym Petrophile prostrata Rye & Hislop
Original Identification Petrophile longifolia R. Br.
Current Taxon Petrophile prostrata Rye & Hislop
Protologue location in folder
Protologue Citation Nuytsia 15(3): 480. 2005.
Holotype/Isotype Isotype
DUKE Accession Number 377561
Comments  
Primary Collector J. W. Horn
Collector Number 2649
Collection Date 28 Sep 1999
Country Australia
Province/State Western Australia
Plant Location Notes S side of Collets Road, 0.45 km W of Quaalup Homestead Road. Fitzgerald River National Park. Lat. 34°12'41" Long. 119° 19' 59"
Plant Description Notes Prostrate shrubs, branching exclusively plagiotropic, spreading 0.4 - 1.0 m in diameter. Leaves held erect. Tepals cream, pollen presenter orange-yellow. Vegetation is kwongan. Occasional. Soild is white sand with lateritized pebbles at soil surface.
Broad geographical location Australia
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