Species

Acaena microphylla var. pauciglochidiata

Etymology

Acaena: From the Greek 'akanthos' thorn, referring to the spiny calyx that many species have
microphylla: small leaf

Common Name(s)

Bidibid, piripiri

Current Conservation Status

2012 - At Risk - Naturally Uncommon

Conservation status of New Zealand indigenous vascular plants, 2012
The conservation status of all known New Zealand vascular plant taxa at the rank of species and below were reassessed in 2012 using the New Zealand Threat Classification System (NZTCS). This report includes a statistical summary and brief notes on changes since 2009 and replaces all previous NZTCS lists for vascular plants. Authors: Peter J. de Lange, Jeremy R. Rolfe, Paul D. Champion, Shannel P. Courtney, Peter B. Heenan, John W. Barkla, Ewen K. Cameron, David A. Norton and Rodney A. Hitchmough. File size: 792KB

Previous Conservation Status

2009 - At Risk - Naturally Uncommon
2004 - Range Restricted

Qualifiers

2012 - Sp

Authority

Acaena microphylla var. pauciglochidiata Bitter

Family

Rosaceae

Flora Category

Vascular - Native

NVS Species Code

ACAMVP

The National Vegetation Survey (NVS) Databank is a physical archive and electronic databank containing records of over 94,000 vegetation survey plots - including data from over 19,000 permanent plots. NVS maintains a standard set of species code abbreviations that correspond to standard scientific plant names from the Ngä Tipu o Aotearoa - New Zealand Plants database.

Structural Class

Dicotyledonous Herbs other than Composites

Chromosome No.

2n = c.42

Endemic Taxon

Yes

Endemic Genus

No

Endemic Family

No


This page last updated on 31 Mar 2010