Pterostylis scabra Lindl. Bronze Shell Orchid
Sketch Veg.Swan R. 53 (1840)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Thursday 21 April 1994

Tuberous, perennial, herb, 0.06-0.18 m high. Fl. green-white, May to Jul. Sandy clay. Moist shaded areas.

Distribution

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

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Coolgardie, Esperance Plains, Geraldton Sandplains, Jarrah Forest, Mallee.

IBRA Subregions: Avon Wheatbelt P1, Avon Wheatbelt P2, Eastern Mallee, Fitzgerald, Geraldton Hills, Lesueur Sandplain, Mardabilla, Northern Jarrah Forest, Southern Cross, Western Mallee.

IMCRA Regions: Central West Coast.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Beverley, Bruce Rock, Carnamah, Chittering, Coorow, Corrigin, Dandaragan, Dowerin, Esperance, Gnowangerup, Greater Geraldton, Harvey, Irwin, Jerramungup, Kondinin, Kulin, Lake Grace, Merredin, Mingenew, Moora, Morawa, Mount Marshall, Narembeen, Narrogin, Northampton, Quairading, Ravensthorpe, Tammin, Toodyay, Trayning, Victoria Plains, Wickepin, Wongan-Ballidu, Wyalkatchem, York.