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Gunniopsis quadrifida (F.Muell.) Pax
Sturt's Pigface
Growing in red sand on the fringe of the Simpson Desert.


  Gunniopsis quadrifida Gunniopsis quadrifida
 
Description:Flower and leaves Description:Flower and leaves
  Location:50K N of Oodnadatta, South Australia Location:50K N of Oodnadatta, South Australia
  GPS coordinates:26˚59.2630S, 135°13.9540E GPS coordinates:26˚59.2630S, 135°13.9540E
  Date of photo:20 July 2014 Date of photo:20 July 2014
  Field No.:2731A Field No.:2731A
     
  Gunniopsis quadrifida Gunniopsis quadrifida
 
Description:Plant Description:Plant in habitat
  Location:50K N of Oodnadatta, South Australia Location:50K N of Oodnadatta, South Australia
  GPS coordinates:26˚59.2630S, 135°13.9540E GPS coordinates:26˚59.2630S, 135°13.9540E
  Date of photo:20 July 2014 Date of photo:20 July 2014
  Field No.:2731A Field No.:2731A
     

 

References (accessed 31 October 2016):

http://www.flora.sa.gov.au/cgi-bin/speciesfacts_display.cgi?genus=Gunniopsis&species=quadrifida

Prescott, A. & Venning, J. in George, A.S. (ed.) (1984), Aizoaceae. Flora of Australia 4:45 

http://saseedbank.com.au/species_information.php?rid=2196

Chinnock, R.J. (1983), The Australian genus Gunniopsis Pax (Aizoaceae). Journal of the Adelaide Botanic Gardens 6(2):149-152 

 

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