Hibbertia family : DILLENIACEAE (DILLENIIDAE) of Australia
including Hibbertiaceae

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Plants in Australia Plant
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Dillenia alata
Red Beech
Townsville, July 2008,
Photos: courtesy of
Donald Simpson

Hibbertia acicularis
Prickly Guinea Flower
Wonboyn, NSW
Photo: courtesy of
Paul Whitington

Hibbertia aspera
Rough Guinea Flower
Wonboyn, NSW
Photo: courtesy of
Paul Whitington

Hibbertia dentata
Toothed Guinea Flower
Wonboyn, NSW
Photo: courtesy of
Paul Whitington

Hibbertia fasciculata
Bundled Guinea Flower
Wonboyn, NSW
Photo: courtesy of
Paul Whitington

Hibbertia hermanniifolia
Wedge-leaved Guinea Flower
Wyee, March 2007

Hibbertia obtusifolia
Hoary Guinea Flower
Melbourne, December 2007
Specimen: courtesy of
Sara Miranda

Hibbertia scandens
Climbing Guinea Flower
Concord, February, 2007

Some species in DILLENIACEAE have been used as the foodplant by caterpillars of a number of species of Australian Moths, for example:


Phalaenoides tristifica

Eutrichopidia latinus

Periscepta polysticta

Phalaenoides glycinae

Cruria donowani

Pollanisus apicalis

Pollanisus cupreus

Pollanisus subdolosa

Pollanisus viridipulverulenta

Anachloris uncinata

Anachloris tofocolorata

Anachloris subochraria

Phricanthes asperana

Gnathothlibus eras

Hippotion brennus

Theretra celata

Theretra oldenlandiae

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(updated 4 January 2013, 4 January 2016, 24 October 2019, 10 March 2020)