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Cyathodes straminea R.Br.
Cheeseberry
A Tasmanian endemic. This species is very similar to Cyathodes glauca, which has larger leaves. This species grows at higher altitudes.

     

Cyathodes straminea Cyathodes straminea
 
  Description:Flowers Description:Fruit
Location:Pine Lake, Central Highlands, Tasmania Location:Pine Lake, Central Highlands, Tasmania
  GPS coordinates:41˚44.509S 146˚42.337E GPS coordinates:41˚44.509S 146˚42.337E
  Date of photo:2 January 2016 Date of photo:2 January 2016
  Field No.: 3754 Field No.: 3754
     
Cyathodes straminea Cyathodes straminea
 
Description:Plant Description:Fruit and leaves
  Location:Pine Lake, Central Highlands, Tasmania Location:Pine Lake, Central Highlands, Tasmania
  GPS coordinates:41˚44.509S 146˚42.337E GPS coordinates:41˚44.509S 146˚42.337E
  Date of photo:2 January 2016 Date of photo:2 January 2016
  Field No.: 3754 Field No.: 3754

 

References (accessed 30 August 2017):

Kirkpatrick J, (1997) Alpine Tasmania, Oxford University Press

Weiller, C.M. (1996), Reassessment of Cyathodes (Epacridaceae). Australian Systematic Botany 9(4):491-507

http://www.utas.edu.au/dicotkey/dicotkey/EPACRIDS/sCyathodes_straminea.htm


http://www.utas.edu.au/docs/plant_science/field_botany/species/dicots/epacrsp/cyatstra.html


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Cyathodes straminea