Dissocarpus biflorus

(Redirected from Bassia biflora)
Dissocarpus biflorus

Taxonavigation edit

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: Dissocarpus
Species: Dissocarpus biflorus

Varietates: D. b. var. biflorus – D. b. var. cephalocarpus – D. b. var. villosus

Name edit

Dissocarpus biflorus F.Muell., Trans. Phil. Inst. Vict. 2: 75. (1858)

  • Type: "In the Murray desert near Eustone."
APNI: "Mueller writes "Sclerolaena biflora R.Br. belongs possibly to this plant." This name must be regarded as sp. nov. and not as comb. nov. as given by Ising and Scott."

Synonyms edit

  • Heterotypic
    • Sclerolaena biflora R.Br., Prodr. Fl. Nov. Holland. 410. (1810)
    • Chenolea biflora (R.Br.) F.Muell., Fragm. (Mueller) 10(85): 91. (1876)
    • Bassia biflora (R.Br.) F.Muell., Syst. Census Austral. Pl. 30. (1882)

Distribution edit

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

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

References edit

Primary references edit

Links edit

Vernacular names edit

English: Twin-flower Saltbush
  For more multimedia, look at Dissocarpus biflorus on Wikimedia Commons.