Bauhinia cunninghamii (Benth.) Benth.
Fl.Austral. 2: 295 (1884)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Friday 10 June 2005

Tree or shrub, 1-12(-18) m high, tessellated to fissured bark. Fl. red, Apr to Oct. Red alluvial sand, red-brown sandy loam, sandstone scree over basalt. Creek beds and levees, edge of monsoonal forests, flood plains.


Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, Northern Province.

IBRA Regions: Central Kimberley, Dampierland, Great Sandy Desert, Northern Kimberley, Ord Victoria Plain, Pilbara, Victoria Bonaparte.

IBRA Subregions: Chichester, Fitzroy Trough, Hart, McLarty, Mitchell, Mount Eliza, Ord, Ord-Victoria Plains P1, Pentecost, Pindanland, Roebourne, South Kimberley Interzone, Victoria Bonaparte P1.

IMCRA Regions: Canning, Kimberley.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Broome, Derby-West Kimberley, East Pilbara, Halls Creek, Port Hedland, Wyndham-East Kimberley.