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Plants of the Fraser Coast Region

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Cissus antarctica     Vent.

This native vine or climber is commonly known as water vine.

Reported at 25 Fraser Coast localities: Bauple, Bauple Forest, Craignish, Doongul, Duckinwilla, Dundathu, Dundowran, Dundowran Beach, Eli Waters, Gigoomgan, Glenbar, Gundiah, Howard, Kanigan, Magnolia, Malarga, Mount Urah, River Heads, St Mary, Takura, Talegalla Weir, Teddington, Toogoom, Tuan Forest, Yerra.

It has been recorded in the Wide Bay district in the Queensland Herbarium Census and is listed as occurring in the Fraser Coast region in Queensland Herbarium Wildlife Online.

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

Cissus antarctica is described as a "higher dicot" in the Vitaceae family.


Fraser Coast distribution based on unverified field reports.

Australasian Virtual Herbarium

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