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Ricinocarpos megalocarpus Halford & R.J.F. Hend.
Wedding Bush
A species from Esperance, Western Australia.


  Ricinocarpos megalocarpus Ricinocarpos megalocarpus
Description:Male flower Description:Female flower
  Location:Rossiter Bay, Cape Le Grand National Park, Western Australia Location:Rossiter Bay, Cape Le Grand National Park, Western Australia
  GPS coordinates:33˚58.021S 122˚14.675E GPS coordinates:33˚58.2600S, 122°16.0480E
  Date:11 July 2014 Date:25 August 2016
  Field No.:2658 Field No.:4574
     
  Ricinocarpos megalocarpus Ricinocarpos megalocarpus
 
  Description:Plant Description:Female flower
  Location:Rossiter Bay, Cape Le Grand National Park, Western Australia Location:Rossiter Bay, Cape Le Grand National Park, Western Australia
  GPS coordinates:33˚58.2600S, 122°16.0480E GPS coordinates:33˚58.2600S, 122°16.0480E
  Date:25 August 2016 Date:25 August 2016
  Field No.:4574 Field No.:4574
     
  Ricinocarpos megalocarpus Ricinocarpos megalocarpus
 
  Description:Female flower Description:Large fruit
  Location:Rossiter Bay, Cape Le Grand National Park, Western Australia Location:Rossiter Bay, Cape Le Grand National Park, Western Australia
  GPS coordinates:33˚58.2600S, 122°16.0480E GPS coordinates:33˚58.2600S, 122°16.0480E
  Date:25 August 2016 Date:25 August 2016
  Field No.:4574 Field No.:4574
     
  Ricinocarpos megalocarpus Ricinocarpos megalocarpus
 
  Description:Leaves and fruit Description:Plant in habitat
  Location:Rossiter Bay, Cape Le Grand National Park, Western Australia Location:Rossiter Bay, Cape Le Grand National Park, Western Australia
  GPS coordinates:33˚58.2600S, 122°16.0480E GPS coordinates:33˚58.2600S, 122°16.0480E
  Date:25 August 2016 Date:11 July 2014
  Field No.:4574 Field No.:2658
     

 

References (accessed 24 October 2016):

Halford, D.A. & Henderson, R.J.F. (2007), A taxonomic revision of Ricinocarpos Desf. (Euphorbiaceae: Ricinocarpeae, Ricinocarpinae). Austrobaileya 7(3):387-499

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Ricinocarpos megalocarpus