Browse the Western Australian Flora: Families beginning with M

Browse the complete list of WA’s families of plants, fungi, algae and protists. Icons to the right indicate additional content available, and the plus symbol beside each name will expand the family listing to include its component genera. The same functions are then available for the genera in order to display all WA species for that group.

Browse to all families beginning with the letter M

Malvaceae Juss.
Gen.Pl. [Jussieu] 271 (1789)

Malvaceae Juss. is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Malvaceae Juss. Malvaceae Juss. is current A photo of Malvaceae Juss. is not available IBRA distribution map of Malvaceae Juss. Profile of Malvaceae Juss. Interactive key to Malvaceae Juss. Specimens of Malvaceae Juss. are not available
Browse to all names in genus Abelmoschus  

Abelmoschus Medik.
Malvenfam. 45 (1787)

Abelmoschus Medik. is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Abelmoschus Medik. Abelmoschus Medik. is current A photo of Abelmoschus Medik. is not available IBRA distribution map of Abelmoschus Medik. Profile of Abelmoschus Medik. A key to Abelmoschus Medik. is not available Specimens of Abelmoschus Medik. are not available
Browse to all names in genus Abutilon  

Abutilon Mill.
Gard.Dict.Abr. 3 (1754)

Abutilon Mill. is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Abutilon Mill. Abutilon Mill. is current A photo of Abutilon Mill. is not available IBRA distribution map of Abutilon Mill. Profile of Abutilon Mill. A key to Abutilon Mill. is not available Specimens of Abutilon Mill. are not available
Browse to all names in genus Adansonia  

Adansonia L.
Sp.Pl. 2:1190 (1753)

Adansonia L. is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Adansonia L. Adansonia L. is current A photo of Adansonia L. is not available IBRA distribution map of Adansonia L. Profile of Adansonia L. A key to Adansonia L. is not available Specimens of Adansonia L. are not available
Browse to all names in genus Alyogyne  

Alyogyne Alef.
Oesterr.Bot.Z. 13:12 (1863)

Alyogyne Alef. is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Alyogyne Alef. Alyogyne Alef. is current A photo of Alyogyne Alef. is not available IBRA distribution map of Alyogyne Alef. Profile of Alyogyne Alef. A key to Alyogyne Alef. is not available Specimens of Alyogyne Alef. are not available
Browse to all names in genus Androcalva  

Androcalva C.F.Wilkins & Whitlock
Austral.Syst.Bot. 24:286-287, Figs 2, 26 (2011)

Androcalva C.F.Wilkins & Whitlock is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Androcalva C.F.Wilkins & Whitlock Androcalva C.F.Wilkins & Whitlock is current A photo of Androcalva C.F.Wilkins & Whitlock is not available IBRA distribution map of Androcalva C.F.Wilkins & Whitlock Profile of Androcalva C.F.Wilkins & Whitlock A key to Androcalva C.F.Wilkins & Whitlock is not available Specimens of Androcalva C.F.Wilkins & Whitlock are not available
Browse to all names in genus Anoda  

Anoda Cav.
Diss.1, Diss.Bot.Sida 38 (1785)

Anoda Cav. is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Anoda Cav. Anoda Cav. is current A photo of Anoda Cav. is not available IBRA distribution map of Anoda Cav. Profile of Anoda Cav. A key to Anoda Cav. is not available Specimens of Anoda Cav. are not available
Browse to all names in genus Azanza  

Azanza Alef.
Bot.Zeitung (Berlin) 19:298 (1861)

Azanza Alef. is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Azanza Alef. Azanza Alef. is current A photo of Azanza Alef. is not available IBRA distribution map of Azanza Alef. Profile of Azanza Alef. A key to Azanza Alef. is not available Specimens of Azanza Alef. are not available
Browse to all names in genus Bombax  

Bombax L.
Sp.Pl. 2:511 (1753)

Bombax L. is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Bombax L. Bombax L. is current A photo of Bombax L. is not available IBRA distribution map of Bombax L. Profile of Bombax L. A key to Bombax L. is not available Specimens of Bombax L. are not available
Browse to all names in genus Brachychiton  

Brachychiton Schott & Endl.
Melet.Bot. 34 (1832)

Brachychiton Schott & Endl. is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Brachychiton Schott & Endl. Brachychiton Schott & Endl. is current A photo of Brachychiton Schott & Endl. is not available IBRA distribution map of Brachychiton Schott & Endl. Profile of Brachychiton Schott & Endl. A key to Brachychiton Schott & Endl. is not available Specimens of Brachychiton Schott & Endl. are not available
Browse to all names in genus Camptostemon  

Camptostemon Mast.
Hooker's Icon.Pl. 1119. (1872)

Camptostemon Mast. is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Camptostemon Mast. Camptostemon Mast. is current A photo of Camptostemon Mast. is not available IBRA distribution map of Camptostemon Mast. Profile of Camptostemon Mast. A key to Camptostemon Mast. is not available Specimens of Camptostemon Mast. are not available
Browse to all names in genus Commersonia  

Commersonia J.R.Forst. & G.Forst.
Char.Gen.Pl. 43, Tab.22 (1775)

Commersonia J.R.Forst. & G.Forst. is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Commersonia J.R.Forst. & G.Forst. Commersonia J.R.Forst. & G.Forst. is current A photo of Commersonia J.R.Forst. & G.Forst. is not available IBRA distribution map of Commersonia J.R.Forst. & G.Forst. Profile of Commersonia J.R.Forst. & G.Forst. A key to Commersonia J.R.Forst. & G.Forst. is not available Specimens of Commersonia J.R.Forst. & G.Forst. are not available
Browse to all names in genus Corchorus  

Corchorus L.
Sp.Pl. 2:529 (1753)

Corchorus L. is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Corchorus L. Corchorus L. is current A photo of Corchorus L. is not available IBRA distribution map of Corchorus L. Profile of Corchorus L. A key to Corchorus L. is not available Specimens of Corchorus L. are not available
Browse to all names in genus Decaschistia  

Decaschistia Wight & Arn.
Prodr.Fl.Ind.Orient. 52 (1834)

Decaschistia Wight & Arn. is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Decaschistia Wight & Arn. Decaschistia Wight & Arn. is current A photo of Decaschistia Wight & Arn. is not available IBRA distribution map of Decaschistia Wight & Arn. Profile of Decaschistia Wight & Arn. A key to Decaschistia Wight & Arn. is not available Specimens of Decaschistia Wight & Arn. are not available
Browse to all names in genus Dicarpidium  

Dicarpidium F.Muell.
Hooker's J.Bot.Kew Gard.Misc. 9:302 (1857)

Dicarpidium F.Muell. is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Dicarpidium F.Muell. Dicarpidium F.Muell. is current A photo of Dicarpidium F.Muell. is not available IBRA distribution map of Dicarpidium F.Muell. Profile of Dicarpidium F.Muell. A key to Dicarpidium F.Muell. is not available Specimens of Dicarpidium F.Muell. are not available
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Fioria Mattei
Boll.Reale Orto Bot.Palermo ser. 2, 2:71 (1917)

Fioria Mattei is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Fioria Mattei Fioria Mattei is not current A photo of Fioria Mattei is not available A map of Fioria Mattei is not available A profile of Fioria Mattei is not available A key to Fioria Mattei is not available Specimens of Fioria Mattei are not available
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Gilesia F.Muell.
Fragm. 9:41 (1875)

Gilesia F.Muell. is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Gilesia F.Muell. Gilesia F.Muell. is not current A photo of Gilesia F.Muell. is not available A map of Gilesia F.Muell. is not available A profile of Gilesia F.Muell. is not available A key to Gilesia F.Muell. is not available Specimens of Gilesia F.Muell. are not available
Browse to all names in genus Gossypium  

Gossypium L.
Sp.Pl. 2:693 (1753)

Gossypium L. is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Gossypium L. Gossypium L. is current A photo of Gossypium L. is not available IBRA distribution map of Gossypium L. Profile of Gossypium L. A key to Gossypium L. is not available Specimens of Gossypium L. are not available
Browse to all names in genus Grewia  

Grewia L.
Sp.Pl. 2:964 (1753)

Grewia L. is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Grewia L. Grewia L. is current A photo of Grewia L. is not available IBRA distribution map of Grewia L. Profile of Grewia L. A key to Grewia L. is not available Specimens of Grewia L. are not available
Browse to all names in genus Guichenotia  

Guichenotia J.Gay
Mém.Mus.Hist.Nat. 7:448 (1821)

Guichenotia J.Gay is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Guichenotia J.Gay Guichenotia J.Gay is current A photo of Guichenotia J.Gay is not available IBRA distribution map of Guichenotia J.Gay Profile of Guichenotia J.Gay A key to Guichenotia J.Gay is not available Specimens of Guichenotia J.Gay are not available
Browse to all names in genus Hannafordia  

Hannafordia F.Muell.
Fragm. 2:9 (1861)

Hannafordia F.Muell. is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Hannafordia F.Muell. Hannafordia F.Muell. is current A photo of Hannafordia F.Muell. is not available IBRA distribution map of Hannafordia F.Muell. Profile of Hannafordia F.Muell. A key to Hannafordia F.Muell. is not available Specimens of Hannafordia F.Muell. are not available
Browse to all names in genus Helicteres  

Helicteres L.
Sp.Pl. 2:963 (1753)

Helicteres L. is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Helicteres L. Helicteres L. is current A photo of Helicteres L. is not available IBRA distribution map of Helicteres L. Profile of Helicteres L. A key to Helicteres L. is not available Specimens of Helicteres L. are not available
Browse to all names in genus Herissantia  

Herissantia Medik.
Philos.Bot. 1:90 (1789)

Herissantia Medik. is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Herissantia Medik. Herissantia Medik. is current A photo of Herissantia Medik. is not available IBRA distribution map of Herissantia Medik. Profile of Herissantia Medik. A key to Herissantia Medik. is not available Specimens of Herissantia Medik. are not available
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Heritiera Aiton
Hort.Kew. 3:546 (1789)

Heritiera Aiton is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Heritiera Aiton Heritiera Aiton is not current A photo of Heritiera Aiton is not available A map of Heritiera Aiton is not available A profile of Heritiera Aiton is not available A key to Heritiera Aiton is not available Specimens of Heritiera Aiton are not available
Browse to all names in genus Hibiscus  

Hibiscus L.
Sp.Pl. 2:693 (1753)

Hibiscus L. is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Hibiscus L. Hibiscus L. is current A photo of Hibiscus L. is not available IBRA distribution map of Hibiscus L. Profile of Hibiscus L. A key to Hibiscus L. is not available Specimens of Hibiscus L. are not available
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Keraudrenia J.Gay
Mém.Mus.Hist.Nat. 7:461 (1821)

Keraudrenia J.Gay is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Keraudrenia J.Gay Keraudrenia J.Gay is not current A photo of Keraudrenia J.Gay is not available A map of Keraudrenia J.Gay is not available A profile of Keraudrenia J.Gay is not available A key to Keraudrenia J.Gay is not available Specimens of Keraudrenia J.Gay are not available
Browse to all names in genus Lagunaria  

Lagunaria (DC.) Rchb.
Consp.Regn.Veg. 202 (1828)

Lagunaria (DC.) Rchb. is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Lagunaria (DC.) Rchb. Lagunaria (DC.) Rchb. is current A photo of Lagunaria (DC.) Rchb. is not available IBRA distribution map of Lagunaria (DC.) Rchb. Profile of Lagunaria (DC.) Rchb. A key to Lagunaria (DC.) Rchb. is not available Specimens of Lagunaria (DC.) Rchb. are not available
Browse to all names in genus Lasiopetalum  

Lasiopetalum Sm.
Trans.Linn.Soc.London,Bot. 4:216 (1798)

Lasiopetalum Sm. is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Lasiopetalum Sm. Lasiopetalum Sm. is current A photo of Lasiopetalum Sm. is not available IBRA distribution map of Lasiopetalum Sm. Profile of Lasiopetalum Sm. A key to Lasiopetalum Sm. is not available Specimens of Lasiopetalum Sm. are not available
Browse to all names in genus Lavatera  

Lavatera L.
Sp.Pl. 2:690 (1753)

Lavatera L. is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Lavatera L. Lavatera L. is current A photo of Lavatera L. is not available IBRA distribution map of Lavatera L. Profile of Lavatera L. A key to Lavatera L. is not available Specimens of Lavatera L. are not available
Browse to all names in genus Lawrencia  

Lawrencia Hook.
Hooker's Icon.Pl. 3:261 (1840)

Lawrencia Hook. is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Lawrencia Hook. Lawrencia Hook. is current A photo of Lawrencia Hook. is not available IBRA distribution map of Lawrencia Hook. Profile of Lawrencia Hook. A key to Lawrencia Hook. is not available Specimens of Lawrencia Hook. are not available
Browse to all names in genus Lysiosepalum  

Lysiosepalum F.Muell.
Fragm. 1:142 (1858)

Lysiosepalum F.Muell. is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Lysiosepalum F.Muell. Lysiosepalum F.Muell. is current A photo of Lysiosepalum F.Muell. is not available IBRA distribution map of Lysiosepalum F.Muell. Profile of Lysiosepalum F.Muell. A key to Lysiosepalum F.Muell. is not available Specimens of Lysiosepalum F.Muell. are not available
Browse to all names in genus Malva  

Malva L.
Sp.Pl. 2:687 (1753)

Malva L. is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Malva L. Malva L. is current A photo of Malva L. is not available IBRA distribution map of Malva L. Profile of Malva L. A key to Malva L. is not available Specimens of Malva L. are not available
Browse to all names in genus Malvastrum  

Malvastrum A.Gray
Mem.Amer.Acad.Arts Ser.2,4:21 (1849)

Malvastrum A.Gray is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Malvastrum A.Gray Malvastrum A.Gray is current A photo of Malvastrum A.Gray is not available IBRA distribution map of Malvastrum A.Gray Profile of Malvastrum A.Gray A key to Malvastrum A.Gray is not available Specimens of Malvastrum A.Gray are not available
Browse to all names in genus Melhania  

Melhania Forssk.
Fl.Aegypt.-Arab. 64 (1775)

Melhania Forssk. is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Melhania Forssk. Melhania Forssk. is current A photo of Melhania Forssk. is not available IBRA distribution map of Melhania Forssk. Profile of Melhania Forssk. A key to Melhania Forssk. is not available Specimens of Melhania Forssk. are not available
Browse to all names in genus Melochia  

Melochia L.
Sp.Pl. 2:674 (1753)

Melochia L. is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Melochia L. Melochia L. is current A photo of Melochia L. is not available IBRA distribution map of Melochia L. Profile of Melochia L. A key to Melochia L. is not available Specimens of Melochia L. are not available
Browse to all names in genus Modiola  

Modiola Moench
Methodus 619 (1794)

Modiola Moench is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Modiola Moench Modiola Moench is current A photo of Modiola Moench is not available IBRA distribution map of Modiola Moench Profile of Modiola Moench A key to Modiola Moench is not available Specimens of Modiola Moench are not available
Browse to all names in genus Pavonia  

Pavonia Cav.
Diss.2, Secunda Diss.Bot. (1786)

Pavonia Cav. is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Pavonia Cav. Pavonia Cav. is current A photo of Pavonia Cav. is not available IBRA distribution map of Pavonia Cav. Profile of Pavonia Cav. A key to Pavonia Cav. is not available Specimens of Pavonia Cav. are not available
Browse to all names in genus Radyera  

Radyera Bullock
Kew Bull. p454 (1957)

Radyera Bullock is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Radyera Bullock Radyera Bullock is current A photo of Radyera Bullock is not available IBRA distribution map of Radyera Bullock Profile of Radyera Bullock A key to Radyera Bullock is not available Specimens of Radyera Bullock are not available
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Rulingia R.Br.
Curtis's Bot.Mag. 48, Tab.2191 (1821)

Rulingia R.Br. is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Rulingia R.Br. Rulingia R.Br. is not current A photo of Rulingia R.Br. is not available A map of Rulingia R.Br. is not available A profile of Rulingia R.Br. is not available A key to Rulingia R.Br. is not available Specimens of Rulingia R.Br. are not available
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Selenothamnus Melville
Kew Bull. 20:514 (1967)

Selenothamnus Melville is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Selenothamnus Melville Selenothamnus Melville is not current A photo of Selenothamnus Melville is not available A map of Selenothamnus Melville is not available A profile of Selenothamnus Melville is not available A key to Selenothamnus Melville is not available Specimens of Selenothamnus Melville are not available
Browse to all names in genus Seringia  

Seringia J.Gay
Fire-bush; Mém.Mus.Hist.Nat. 7:442 (1821)

Seringia J.Gay is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Seringia J.Gay Seringia J.Gay is current A photo of Seringia J.Gay is not available IBRA distribution map of Seringia J.Gay Profile of Seringia J.Gay A key to Seringia J.Gay is not available Specimens of Seringia J.Gay are not available
Browse to all names in genus Sida  

Sida L.
Sp.Pl. 2:683 (1753)

Sida L. is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Sida L. Sida L. is current A photo of Sida L. is not available IBRA distribution map of Sida L. Profile of Sida L. A key to Sida L. is not available Specimens of Sida L. are not available
Browse to all names in genus Sterculia  

Sterculia L.
Sp.Pl. 2:1007 (1753)

Sterculia L. is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Sterculia L. Sterculia L. is current A photo of Sterculia L. is not available IBRA distribution map of Sterculia L. Profile of Sterculia L. A key to Sterculia L. is not available Specimens of Sterculia L. are not available
Browse to all names in genus Thespesia  

Thespesia Correa
Ann.Mus.Natl.Hist.Nat. 9:290, Tab.25, Fig.2 (1807)

Thespesia Correa is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Thespesia Correa Thespesia Correa is current A photo of Thespesia Correa is not available IBRA distribution map of Thespesia Correa Profile of Thespesia Correa A key to Thespesia Correa is not available Specimens of Thespesia Correa are not available
Browse to all names in genus Thomasia  

Thomasia J.Gay
Mém.Mus.Hist.Nat. 7:450 (1821)

Thomasia J.Gay is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Thomasia J.Gay Thomasia J.Gay is current A photo of Thomasia J.Gay is not available IBRA distribution map of Thomasia J.Gay Profile of Thomasia J.Gay A key to Thomasia J.Gay is not available Specimens of Thomasia J.Gay are not available
Browse to all names in genus Triumfetta  

Triumfetta L.
Sp.Pl. 2:444 (1753)

Triumfetta L. is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Triumfetta L. Triumfetta L. is current A photo of Triumfetta L. is not available IBRA distribution map of Triumfetta L. Profile of Triumfetta L. A key to Triumfetta L. is not available Specimens of Triumfetta L. are not available
Browse to all names in genus Urena  

Urena L.
Sp.Pl. 2:692 (1753)

Urena L. is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Urena L. Urena L. is current A photo of Urena L. is not available IBRA distribution map of Urena L. Profile of Urena L. A key to Urena L. is not available Specimens of Urena L. are not available
Browse to all names in genus Waltheria  

Waltheria L.
Sp.Pl. 2:673 (1753)

Waltheria L. is not rare, threatened or alien in WA Suggest a correction for Waltheria L. Waltheria L. is current A photo of Waltheria L. is not available IBRA distribution map of Waltheria L. Profile of Waltheria L. A key to Waltheria L. is not available Specimens of Waltheria L. are not available

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