Megathyrsus maximus (Jacq.) B.K.Simon & S.W.L.Jacobs
Austrobaileya 6:572 (2003)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Tuesday 4 May 2004

Upright, tussocky herb (grass), to 3 m high. Black soil, red levee soil, white sand, sandstone. Sand dunes, near creeks, in dune valleys.


Beard’s Provinces: Northern Province.

IBRA Regions: Dampierland, Northern Kimberley, Victoria Bonaparte.

IBRA Subregions: Fitzroy Trough, Mitchell, Pindanland, Victoria Bonaparte P1.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Broome, Derby-West Kimberley, Wyndham-East Kimberley.