Quoya loxocarpa (F.Muell.) B.J.Conn & Henwood

Reference
Austral.Syst.Bot. 24:8 (2011)
Conservation Code
Not threatened
Naturalised Status
Native to Western Australia
Name Status
Current

Scientific Description

Shrubs. Stems, cross section more or less circular. Peltate scales absent. Leaves 8-27 mm long, 4-13 mm wide, opposite, entire, with dendritic hairs, not bullate, not viscid. Margins wavy. Bracteoles absent. Bracts present. 2.5-3.5. mm long Pedicel present, 1.3-1.5 mm long, with dendritic hairs, peltate scales hairs present. Calyx with five lobes, 3-4.5 mm long, not accrescent, dense, with dendritic hairs, not bullate. Corolla yellow, white or cream, mauve, purple, lilac or violet or red or pink, 10-13 mm long, Dots or stripes in throat present, wih dendritic hairs, not viscid, with four stamens, style 6-7 mm long, filament 3-3.5 mm long, anthers 1-1.3 mm long. Appendage present. Flowering time January, April, May, July, August, September, October, November or December. Distribution Botanical Province Eremaeam or South-West, IBRA Bioregion Pilbara, Little Sandy Desert, Gascoyne, Central Ranges, Gibson Desert, Great Sandy Desert, Carnarvon, Murchison, Swan Coastal Plain or Avon Wheatbelt.

C. Hollister and K.R. Thiele, 21 January 2020

Distribution

IBRA Regions
Avon Wheatbelt, Carnarvon, Central Ranges, Gascoyne, Geraldton Sandplains, Gibson Desert, Great Sandy Desert, Little Sandy Desert, Murchison, Pilbara, Swan Coastal Plain, Yalgoo.
IBRA Subregions
Augustus, Cape Range, Carnegie, Dune Field, Eastern Murchison, Edel, Geraldton Hills, Hamersley, Lateritic Plain, Lesueur Sandplain, Mackay, Mann-Musgrave Block, Merredin, Perth, Roebourne, Trainor, Wooramel.
IMCRA Regions
Central West Coast, Ningaloo, Pilbara (nearshore), Zuytdorp.
Local Government Areas (LGAs)
Ashburton, Carnamah, Carnarvon, Coorow, Dandaragan, East Pilbara, Exmouth, Greater Geraldton, Irwin, Meekatharra, Ngaanyatjarraku, Northampton, Shark Bay, Upper Gascoyne, Wiluna.