Thelymitra benthamiana Rchb.f. Leopard Orchid
Beitr.Syst.Pflanzenk. 55 (1871)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Thursday 21 April 1994

Tuberous, perennial, herb, 0.25-0.4 m high. Fl. yellow & brown, Sep to Nov. Sand, laterite, clay. Winter-wet flats, run-off areas on granite outcrops.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

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

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

IMCRA Regions: Leeuwin-Naturaliste, WA South Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Albany, Armadale, Augusta-Margaret River, Beverley, Boddington, Boyup Brook, Busselton, Canning, Chittering, Collie, Cranbrook, Denmark, Dumbleyung, Esperance, Gingin, Gnowangerup, Gosnells, Greater Geraldton, Harvey, Jerramungup, Kalamunda, Kent, Kojonup, Manjimup, Moora, Mundaring, Murray, Nannup, Narrogin, Northam, Pingelly, Plantagenet, Ravensthorpe, Serpentine-Jarrahdale, Swan, Three Springs, Wanneroo, Waroona, West Arthur, Williams, Wongan-Ballidu, Woodanilling, York.