Hibbertia family : DILLENIACEAE (DILLENIIDAE) of Australia
including Hibbertiaceae

Flower
Families
Flowers in Australia
  
  
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Plants in Australia Plant
Classes

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:


Anachloris uncinata

Anachloris tofocolorata

Anachloris subochraria

Phalaenoides tristifica

Eutrichopidia latinus

Periscepta polysticta

Phalaenoides glycinae

Cruria donowani

Theretra oldenlandiae

Gnathothlibus erotus

Theretra celata

Pollanisus subdolosa

Pollanisus viridipulverulenta

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(updated 4 January 2013, 4 January 2016)