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Sauropus elachophyllus (Benth.) Airy Shaw
Sauropus elachophyllus (Benth.) Airy Shaw var. elachophyllus
Identified around Irvinebank, in the ranges behind Cairns.

 

  Sauropus elachophyllus var. elachophyllus   Sauropus elachophyllus var. elachophyllus  
   
  Description:Female flower and leaves   Description:Female flowers  
  Location:Stannary Hills, North Queensland   Location:Road to Irvinebank, North Queensland
  GPS coordinates:17˚21.002S, 145˚12.842E   GPS coordinates:3131  
  Date of photo:11 May 2014   Date of photo:18 March 2018  
  Field No.:2496 voucher specimen   Field No.:6413  
         
  Sauropus elachophyllus var. elachophyllus   Sauropus elachophyllus var. elachophyllus  
     
  Description:Female flowers   Description:Flowers  
  Location:Stannary Hills, North Queensland   Location:Road to Irvinebank, North Queensland  
  GPS coordinates:17˚21.002S, 145˚12.842E   GPS coordinates:17˚23.0230S, 145˚15.4332E  
  Date of photo:11 May 2014   Date of photo:18 March 2018  
  Field No.:2496 voucher specimen   Field No.:6413  
         
  Sauropus elachophyllus var. elachophyllus   Sauropus elachophyllus var. elachophyllus  
     
  Description:Female flowers   Description:Leaves
  Location:Road to Irvinebank, North Queensland   Location:Road to Irvinebank, North Queensland  
  GPS coordinates:17˚23.0230S, 145˚15.4332E   GPS coordinates:17˚23.0230S, 145˚15.4332E
  Date of photo:18 March 2018   Date of photo:18 March 2018  
  Field No.:6413   Field No.:6413  
         
  Sauropus elachophyllus var. elachophyllus   Sauropus elachophyllus var. elachophyllus  
     
  Description:Fruit   Description:Plant with fruit  
  Location:Road to Irvinebank, North Queensland   Location:Stannary Hills, North Queensland  
  GPS coordinates:17˚23.0230S, 145˚15.4332E   GPS coordinates:17˚21.002S, 145˚12.842E  
  Date of photo:18 March 2018   Date of photo:11 May 2014  
  Field No.:6413   Field No.:2496 voucher specimen  
         
  Sauropus elachophyllus var. elachophyllus   Sauropus elachophyllus var. elachophyllus  
     
  Description:Fruit   Description:Plant with fruit  
  Location:Stannary Hills, North Queensland   Location:Stannary Hills, North Queensland  
  GPS coordinates:17˚21.002S, 145˚12.842E   GPS coordinates:17˚21.002S, 145˚12.842E  
  Date of photo:11 May 2014   Date of photo:11 May 2014  
  Field No.2496 voucher specimen   Field No.:2496 voucher specimen  
         
  Sauropus elachophyllus var. elachophyllus   Sauropus elachophyllus var. elachophyllus  
     
  Description:Plant in habitat   Description:Plant in habitat  
  Location:Road to Irvinebank, North Queensland   Location:Stannary Hills, North Queensland  
  GPS coordinates:17˚23.0230S, 145˚15.4332E   GPS coordinates:17˚21.002S, 145˚12.842E  
  Date of photo:18 March 2018   Date of photo:11 May 2014  
  Field No.:6413   Field No.:2496 voucher specimen  
         

References (accessed 7 April 2018):

http://bie.ala.org.au/species/SAUROPUS+ELACHOPHYLLUS

Airy Shaw, H.K. (1980), A partial synopsis of the Euphorbiaceae - Platylobeae of Australia (excluding Phyllanthus, Euphorbia and Calycopeplus). Kew Bulletin 35(3):675

 

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Sauropus elachophyllus