Monachather paradoxus Steud.
Syn.Pl.Glumac. 1:247 (1854)

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

Brief Description
Grazyna Paczkowska, Thursday 25 November 1993

Tufted perennial, grass-like or herb, 0.2-0.5 m high, with almost bulbous and woolly base. Fl. green/purple, Sep to Nov. Red or orange-brown sand, sandy clay, red loam, granite.

Distribution

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

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Carnarvon, Central Ranges, Coolgardie, Gascoyne, Geraldton Sandplains, Gibson Desert, Great Victoria Desert, Little Sandy Desert, Murchison, Nullarbor, Pilbara, Yalgoo.

IBRA Subregions: Augustus, Avon Wheatbelt P1, Avon Wheatbelt P2, Carnegie, Central, Eastern Goldfield, Eastern Murchison, Eastern, Maralinga, Edel, Fortescue, Geraldton Hills, Hamersley, Lateritic Plain, Mann-Musgrave Block, Northern band, Carlisle, Shield, Southern Cross, Tallering, Trainor, Western Murchison, Wooramel.

IMCRA Regions: Shark Bay.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Beverley, Bruce Rock, Carnamah, Carnarvon, Chapman Valley, Coolgardie, Cue, Dalwallinu, East Pilbara, Goomalling, Greater Geraldton, Kalgoorlie-Boulder, Kellerberrin, Koorda, Laverton, Leonora, Meekatharra, Menzies, Merredin, Mingenew, Morawa, Mount Magnet, Mount Marshall, Mukinbudin, Murchison, Ngaanyatjarraku, Northam, Northampton, Nungarin, Perenjori, Quairading, Sandstone, Shark Bay, Three Springs, Upper Gascoyne, Westonia, Wiluna, Yalgoo, Yilgarn.