Cassytha filiformis L. Love Vine
Sp.Pl. 1:35 (1753)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Tuesday 21 May 1996

Parasitic perennial, herb and climber. Fl. white-cream-yellow, Jan to Dec. Found on Melaleuca & Acacia. Sandstone outcrops & plateaus, mangrove swamps, coastal dunes.

Distribution

Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, Northern Province.

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

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

IMCRA Regions: Canning, Groote, Kimberley.

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