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Plants of the Wide Bay District

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Acetosa sagittata     (Thunb.) L.A.S.Johnson & B.G.Briggs

This introduced groundcover is commonly known as pink dock.

Reported at 0 Fraser Coast localities: .

It has been recorded in the Wide Bay district in the Queensland Herbarium Census but is not listed as occurring in the Fraser Coast region in Queensland Herbarium Wildlife Online.

In the Queensland Nature Conservation Act this taxon is not classified as it is not native to Queensland.
Under the Federal Environment Protection Biodiversity Conservation Act it is not classified.

Acetosa sagittata is described as a "higher dicot" in the Polygonaceae family.

 


Fraser Coast distribution based on unverified field reports.

Australasian Virtual Herbarium

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