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Pimelea sanguinea F.Muell.
A species endemic to Northern Australia with beautiful red flowers.These plants are from Cape York Peninsula. It was previously known as Thecanthes sanguinea.

  Pimelea sanguinea Pimelea sanguinea

  Description:Flowers Description:Flowers
  Location: Musgrave, Cape York Peninsula,North Queensland Location: Musgrave, Cape York Peninsula,North Queensland
  GPS coordinates:1451.334S, 14331.952E GPS coordinates:1451.334S, 14331.952E
  Date of photo:31 May 2013 Date of photo:31 May 2013
  Field No.:2068 Field No.:2068
  Growing with Stylidium austrocapense  
     
  Pimelea sanguinea Pimelea sanguinea
 
  Description:Flowers Description:Flowers
  Location:Lappa to Mt Garnet Rd, North Queensland Location:Lappa to Mt Garnet Rd, North Queensland
  GPS coordinates:17˚24.645S, 144˚54.447E GPS coordinates:17˚24.645S, 144˚54.447E
  Date of photo: 22 March 2014 Date of photo: 22 March 2014
  Field No.: 2466 voucher specimen Field No.: 2466 voucher specimen
     
  Pimelea sanguinea Pimelea sanguinea
 
  Description:Plants Description:Plants
  Location: Musgrave,Cape York Peninsula, North Queensland Location:Lappa to Mt Garnet Rd, North Queensland
  GPS coordinates:1451.334S, 14331.952E GPS coordinates:17˚24.645S, 144˚54.447E
  Date of photo:31 May 2013 Date of photo: 22 March 2014
  Field No.:2068 Field No.: 2466 voucher specimen
     

References (accessed 12 August 2017):

https://florabase.dpaw.wa.gov.au/browse/profile/9111

Rye, B.L. in George A.S. (ed.) (1990) Thymelaeaceae. Flora of Australia 18: 211-215

Foster, C.S.P.,Cantrill, D.J.,James,E.A.,Syme,A.E.,Jordan,R.,Douglas,R.,Ho,S.Y.W.& Henwood,M.J. (2016), Molecular phylogenetics provides new insights into the systematics of Pimelea and Thecanthes (Thymelaeaceae). Australian Systematic Botany 29:194:

 

 

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Pimelea sanguinea