Electronic Flora of South Australia species Fact Sheet
Citation: Fischer et al., Ind. Semin. Petrop. 9, suppl. 11 (1844).
Synonymy: Scandix glochidiata Labill., Nov. Holl. Pl. Sp. 1:75, t. 102 (1805); D. brachiatus Sieber ex DC., Prod. 4:214 (1830). , Daucus glochidiatus
Common name: The fruits are known to stockmen as 'carrot burrs'.
Published illustration: Thellung & Hegi in Hegi (1926) Illustrierte Flora von Mittel-Europa 5, 2:fig. 2574; Burbidge & Gray (1970) Flora of the A.C.T., fig. 278; Cunningham et al. (1982) Plants of western New South Wales, p. 541.
Biology: No text
Taxonomic notes: This species is very variable and its infraspecific variation and distribution of the distinguishable taxa need further study. The following have been formally described, but their ranks (all may deserve equal rank) and the hierarchy of classification proposed by Thellung (indicated by the numbers of the taxa) need revision; therefore, they are here alphabetically arranged:
Author: Not yet available
State Herbarium of South Australia