Halophila ovalis (R.Br.) Hook.f. Sea Wrack
Bot.Antarct.Voy. III. (Fl.Tasman.) 2:45 (1858)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Tuesday 9 August 1994

Rhizomatous, dioecious, submerged, marine or estuarine perennial, herb. Fl. Aug to Dec or Jan to Apr. White sand, mud. Tidal pools, reefs and inter-tidal areas.

Distribution

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

IBRA Regions: Carnarvon, Dampierland, Pilbara, Swan Coastal Plain, Yalgoo.

IBRA Subregions: Cape Range, Edel, Perth, Pindanland, Roebourne.

IMCRA Regions: Abrolhos Islands, Canning, Central West Coast, Kimberley, Leeuwin-Naturaliste, Ningaloo, Pilbara (nearshore), Pilbara (offshore), WA South Coast, Zuytdorp.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Ashburton, Broome, Carnarvon, Cockburn, Esperance, Exmouth, Irwin, Joondalup, Northampton, Rockingham, Roebourne, Shark Bay.