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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. ^ 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.