Plants of
South Australia
Heteropogon contortus (∗)
Gramineae
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Etymology

Heteropogon from the Greek 'heteros' meaning different and 'pogon' meaning beard; referring to the male spikelet being awnless and the female spikelet is awned

Distribution and status

Herbarium regions: North Western, Gairdner-Torrens
NRM regions: Alinytjara Wilurara, South Australian Arid Lands
AVH map: SA distribution map (external link)