Acanthocarpus preissii Lehm.
Pl.Preiss. 2:274-275 (1848)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Friday 1 July 1994

Rhizomatous, tufted perennial, herb, 0.2-0.7(-2) m high. Fl. white, Apr to May. White, grey, red or brown sand, sandstone, limestone. Coastal dunes.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, South-West Province.

IBRA Regions: Carnarvon, Geraldton Sandplains, Jarrah Forest, Swan Coastal Plain, Warren, Yalgoo.

IBRA Subregions: Cape Range, Dandaragan Plateau, Edel, Geraldton Hills, Lesueur Sandplain, Perth, Southern Jarrah Forest, Warren, Wooramel.

IMCRA Regions: Central West Coast, Leeuwin-Naturaliste, Shark Bay, WA South Coast, Zuytdorp.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Augusta-Margaret River, Bunbury, Busselton, Cambridge, Capel, Carnamah, Carnarvon, Chapman Valley, Claremont, Cockburn, Coorow, Cottesloe, Dandaragan, Exmouth, Fremantle, Gingin, Greater Geraldton, Irwin, Joondalup, Kwinana, Mandurah, Manjimup, Melville, Murray, Nannup, Northampton, Rockingham, Shark Bay, South Perth, Stirling, Wanneroo.