Synaphea aephynsa A.S.George
Fl.Australia 16:487 (1995)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Wednesday 10 July 1996

Erect, tufted shrub, to 0.3 m high. Fl. yellow, Jul to Oct. Gravelly laterite, sand over laterite.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: South-West Province.

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

IBRA Subregions: Dandaragan Plateau, Lesueur Sandplain, Northern Jarrah Forest.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Beverley, Carnamah, Coorow, Dandaragan, Gingin, Irwin, Three Springs.

Scientific Description
Chris Hollister, Nicholas Lander and Kevin Thiele, Friday 20 July 2018

Shrubs; branchlets hairy. Leaves alternate, 90-230 mm mm long, hairy; petiole hairy; lamina flat, once divided or twice or more divided, tripartitely divided, deeply divided, indumentum appressed; distance from base of leaf to lowest lobe 105-150 mm; terminal leaf lobe 10-25 mm long, 5-8 mm wide; lowest lobes 20-60 mm long. Inflorescences yellow; scape 195-375 mm long; floral bracts 1.5-2 mm long. Perianth 5-6 mm long, glabrous; adaxial tepal 5-6 mm long; abaxial tepal 4-4.5 mm long; ovary hairy, style glabrous; style including stigmatic disc 3.5-4 mm long, lobed; stigma 1-1.2 mm long, 0.8-1 mm wide. Follicles NaN mm (?) long. Flowers in July, August, September or October. Occurs in the South-west (SW) Botanical Province(s), in the Geraldton Sandplains (GS), Swan Coastal Plain (SWA) or Jarrah Forest (JF) IBRA subregion(s). Conservation code Priority Three (P3).