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Lepyrodia is a plant genus in the family Restionaceae, described as a genus in 1810.[1][2]

Lepyrodia muelleri.jpg
Lepyrodia muelleri
Scientific classification e
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Monocots
Clade: Commelinids
Order: Poales
Family: Restionaceae
Genus: Lepyrodia

The entire genus is endemic to Australia, found in all 6 states and in the Northern Territory.[3]

  1. Lepyrodia anarthria F.Muell. - Qld, NSW, Vic, NT
  2. Lepyrodia drummondiana Steud. - WA
  3. Lepyrodia flexuosa (Benth.) L.A.S.Johnson & O.D.Evans - Vic
  4. Lepyrodia glauca (Nees) F.Muell. - WA
  5. Lepyrodia heleocharoides Gilg - WA
  6. Lepyrodia hermaphrodita R.Br. - WA
  7. Lepyrodia leptocaulis L.A.S.Johnson & O.D.Evans - Qld, NSW
  8. Lepyrodia macra Nees - WA
  9. Lepyrodia monoica F.Muell. - WA
  10. Lepyrodia muelleri Benth. - NSW, Vic, SA, Tas
  11. Lepyrodia muirii F.Muell. - WA
  12. Lepyrodia scariosa R.Br. - Qld, NSW
  13. Lepyrodia valliculae J.M.Black - SA incl. Kangaroo I


  1. ^ Brown, Robert. 1810. Prodromus florae Novae Hollandiae et Insulae Van-Diemen, exhibens characteres plantarum 247
  2. ^ Tropicos, Lepyrodia R. Br.
  3. ^ Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families
  4. ^ "Lepyrodia". Australian Plant Name Index (APNI), IBIS database. Centre for Plant Biodiversity Research, Australian Government, Canberra. Retrieved 2009-02-21.