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Philydrella pygmaea (R.Br.) Caruel Butterfly Flowers
Nuov. Giorn. Bot. Ital. 10:91 (1878)

Conservation Code: Not threatened
Naturalised Status: Native to Western Australia
Name Status: Current

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Friday 27 August 1999

Bulbaceous, perennial, herb, 0.02-0.3 m high. Fl. yellow, Aug to Nov. Clay, loam, sand. Damp sites, swamps, granite outcrops.


Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Esperance Plains, Geraldton Sandplains, Jarrah Forest, Swan Coastal Plain, Warren.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Avon Wheatbelt P2, Fitzgerald, Geraldton Hills, Lesueur Sandplain, Northern Jarrah Forest, Perth, Recherche, Southern Jarrah Forest, Warren.

IMCRA Regions: WA South Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Armadale, Augusta-Margaret River, Belmont, Boyup Brook, Brookton, Carnamah, Chapman Valley, Chittering, Collie, Coorow, Cranbrook, Dandaragan, Dardanup, Denmark, Esperance, Gosnells, Harvey, Jerramungup, Manjimup, Mingenew, Mundaring, Murray, Nannup, Narrogin, Pingelly, Plantagenet, Serpentine-Jarrahdale, Swan, Toodyay, Victoria Plains, Wandering, Waroona, West Arthur, Williams, York.