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Myrmecodia beccari

Common Names

Ant Plant, Ant-house [Atlas of Living Australia]

Family

Rubiaceae

Name ref

Myrmecodia beccarii Hook.f.

Distribution

In Australia: Qld [Australian Plant Name Index]
See Atlas of Living Australia

Habitat

Recorded from mangroves in Queensland [1]

Atlas of Living Australia (ALA): http://bie.ala.org.au/species/Myrmecodia+beccarii
Australian National Botanic Gardens: http://www.anbg.gov.au/gnp/interns-2004/myrmecodia-beccarii.html
Australian Plant Name Index (APNI): http://www.anbg.gov.au/cgi-bin/apni?taxon_id=32057
Dept of Sustainability, Environment, Water, Population and Communities, Approved Conservation Advice for Myrmecodia beccarii: http://www.environment.gov.au/biodiversity/threatened/species/pubs/11852-conservation-advice.pdf
Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Myrmecodia_beccarii

-- JohnBusby - 2013-03-25

References

  1. Beasley, J. (2006). Plants of Tropical North Queensland: the compact guide. Footloose Publications, Kuranda, Queensland. (more)