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Ptilotus nobilis (Lindl.) F.Muell.  
Regal Foxtail
Includes taxa previously recognised as Ptilotus exultatus. The relevant article is cited below.

Ptilotus nobilis (Lindl.) F.Muell. subsp. nobilis
   
Ptilotus nobilis subsp. nobilis Ptilotus nobilis subsp. nobilis
Description:Flower with insect Description:Plant
Location: Pinkawillinie Conservation Park, Eyre Peninsula, South Australia Location: Pinkawillinie Conservation Park, Eyre Peninsula, South Australia
GPS coordinates:33˚00.743S,135˚43.313E GPS coordinates:33˚00.743S,135˚43.313E
Date of photo:12 August 2011 Date of photo:12 August 2011
Field No.:971 Field No.:971
   
Ptilotus nobilis subsp. nobilis Ptilotus nobilis subsp. nobilis
 
Description:Flowers Description:Plant
Location: Ellery Gap, Central Australia, Northern Territory Location:Ellery Gap, Central Australia, Northern Territory
GPS coordinates:23˚46.727S,133˚ 04.449E GPS coordinates:23˚46.727S,133˚ 04.449E
Date of photo: 3 October 2010 Date of photo: 3 October 2010
Field No.:U544 Field No.:U544
   
Ptilotus nobilis subsp. nobilis Ptilotus nobilis  subsp. nobilis
Description:Flowers Description:Flowers
Location: Breaden Hills, Western Australia Location:North of  Karratha, Western Australia
GPS coordinates: 20˚14.5354S 126˚33.9035E GPS coordinates:N/A
Date of photo:27 June 2005 Date of photo:31 August 2006
Field No.:U541 Field No.:U543
Ptilotus nobilis subsp. nobilis Ptilotus nobilis subsp. nobilis
Description:Plant Description:Plant
Location:Breaden Hills,  Western Australia Location:Mt Isa, Queensland
GPS coordinates: 20˚14.5354S 126˚33.9035E GPS coordinates:N/A
Date of photo:27 June 2005 Date of photo: 29 June 2009
Field No.:U541 Field No.:U542
   
Ptilotus nobilis subsp. nobilis Ptilotus nobilis subsp. nobilis
Description:Flowers Description:Plant in habitat
Location:Gary Highway,  Western Australia Location:Gary Highway,  Western Australia
GPS coordinates: 25˚04.997S 124˚59.062E GPS coordinates: 25˚04.997S 124˚59.062E
Date of photo:7 July 2014 Date of photo:7 July 2014
Field No.:2590 Field No.:2590
   
Ptilotus nobilis subsp. nobilis Ptilotus nobilis subsp. nobilis
Description:Plant in habitat Description:Plant
Location:Dalgaranga Meteorite Crater, Yalgoo,  Western Australia Location:Dalgaranga Meteorite Crater, Yalgoo,  Western Australia
GPS coordinates: 27˚38.104S 117˚17.329E GPS coordinates: 27˚38.104S 117˚17.329E
Date of photo:29 August 2015 Date of photo:29 August 2015
Field No.:3528 Field No.:3528
   
Ptilotus nobilis subsp. nobilis Ptilotus nobilis subsp. nobilis
Description:Flowers Description:Flowers
Location:Dalgaranga Meteorite Crater, Yalgoo,  Western Australia Location:Dalgaranga Meteorite Crater, Yalgoo,  Western Australia
GPS coordinates: 27˚38.104S 117˚17.329E GPS coordinates: 27˚38.104S 117˚17.329E
Date of photo:29 August 2015 Date of photo:29 August 2015
Field No.:3528 Field No.:3528
Ptilotus nobilis subsp. nobilis Ptilotus nobilis subsp. nobilis
Description:Flowers Description:Plant in habitat
Location:Cobar to Hillston, New South Wales Location:Cobar to Hillston, New South Wales
GPS coordinates:33˚11.741S  145˚51.984E GPS coordinates:33˚11.741S  145˚51.984E
Date of photo:30 December 2015 Date of photo:30 December 2015
Field No.:3708 Field No.:3708
   

 

References (accessed 3 June 2017):

http://plantnet.rbgsyd.nsw.gov.au/cgi-bin/NSWfl.pl?page=nswfl&lvl=sp&name=Ptilotus~nobilis

http://anpsa.org.au/p-exa.html 

Lally, T.R. & Barker, W.R., (2010) Taxonomic notes on South Australian Ptilotus (Amaranthaceae). Journal of the Adelaide Botanic Gardens 24: 47-52

https://florabase.dpaw.wa.gov.au/browse/profile/2746

The Dalgaranga Meteorite Crater

 

 

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