Sclerolaena nitida


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: Sclerolaena
Species: Sclerolaena nitida


Sclerolaena nitida (Ising) A.J. Scott, Feddes Repert. 89(2-3): 113. (1978)

Considered as "Probably a hybrid between Sclerochlamys brachyptera F.Muell. and Sclerolaena sp." by P.G.Wilson, Fl. Australia 4 (1984): 275.


  • Basionym
    • Bassia nitida Ising, Trans. Roy. Soc. South Australia 93: 123. (1969)
      • Type: South Australia. Northern Flinders Range. Paralana Hot Springs [ca. 115 km east-north-east of Leigh Creek]. 24.vii.1968. R.H. Kuchel 2684. Holotype: AD 96839199.


Native distribution areas:
  • Australasia
    • Australia
      • South Australia

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


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