Stylidium divaricatum

Stylidium divaricatum, known by the vernacular name daddy-long-legs, is a species in the genus Stylidium that is endemic to Western Australia.[1]

Stylidium divaricatum
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Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Asterids
Order: Asterales
Family: Stylidiaceae
Genus: Stylidium
Subgenus: Stylidium subg. Nitrangium
Section: Stylidium sect. Sonderella
S. divaricatum
Binomial name
Stylidium divaricatum

It was first described by the German botanist Otto Wilhelm Sonder in 1845.[2]

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ Stylidium divaricatum. FloraBase, the Western Australia Flora. Department of Environment and Conservation, Government of Western Australia. Accessed online, 10 November 2013.
  2. ^ "Stylidium divaricatum". International Plant Names Index (IPNI). Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. 10 November 2013. Retrieved 10 November 2013.