Mangrove shrub or tree, 1.5-6(-16) m high. Fl. orange, Nov to Dec or Jan to Mar. Inter-tidal zone of muddy or sandy flats in estuaries.
Beard’s Provinces: Eremaean Province, Northern Province, South-West Province.
IBRA Regions: Carnarvon, Dampierland, Great Sandy Desert, Northern Kimberley, Pilbara, Swan Coastal Plain, Victoria Bonaparte.
IBRA Subregions: Berkeley, Cape Range, Fitzroy Trough, McLarty, Mitchell, Perth, Pindanland, Roebourne, Victoria Bonaparte P1, Wooramel.
IMCRA Regions: Abrolhos Islands, Canning, Kimberley, Pilbara (nearshore), Shark Bay.
Local Government Areas (LGAs): Ashburton, Broome, Bunbury, Carnarvon, Derby-West Kimberley, East Pilbara, Exmouth, Greater Geraldton, Harvey, Karratha, Port Hedland, Shark Bay, Wyndham-East Kimberley.