Marsilea mutica Mett.
Ann.Sci.Nat.,Bot. Ser.4,15:88 (1861)

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

Brief Description
Amanda Spooner, Wednesday 29 October 1997

Rhizomatous, perennial, herb or (fern), 0.05-1.5 m high, aquatic or amphibious; leaflets 4, sporocarp without basal teeth. Fl. Apr to Aug. Red sandy loam, black peaty clay. In pools or watercourses, or in mud on creek banks.

Distribution

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

IBRA Regions: Avon Wheatbelt, Central Kimberley, Dampierland, Gascoyne, Gibson Desert, Jarrah Forest, Murchison, Northern Kimberley, Ord Victoria Plain, Pilbara, Swan Coastal Plain, Victoria Bonaparte.

IBRA Subregions: Ashburton, Avon Wheatbelt P1, Berkeley, Chichester, Hamersley, Lateritic Plain, Mitchell, Ord, Ord-Victoria Plains P1, Pentecost, Perth, Pindanland, Southern Jarrah Forest, Victoria Bonaparte P1, Western Murchison.

Local Government Areas (LGAs): Ashburton, Bayswater, Bridgetown-Greenbushes, Broome, Collie, Coorow, Derby-West Kimberley, East Pilbara, Halls Creek, Karratha, Mingenew, Murchison, Wiluna, Wyndham-East Kimberley.