This taxon name is not current. The available references for this name are:
Heliotropium leptaleum Craven is more recently known as Euploca leptalea (Craven) M.W.Frohl. & M.W.Chase
Reason See M.W. Frohlich et al. in Phytotaxa 434:17 (2020)
Heliotropium sp. N Kimberley Flora (A.C. Beauglehole 11277) is an informal synonym.
Reason See L.A. Craven in Austral.Syst.Bot. 9:602 (1996)
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A taxon name that is no longer current will retain its ‘Threatened’, ‘Extinct’, or ‘Extinct in the Wild’ status until a new name has been published in a Biodiversity Conservation Order.