Golden Chain family : MALPIGHIACEAE (ROSIDAE) in Australia

Flower
Families
Flowers in Australia
 
 
Don Herbison-Evans,
(donherbisonevans@outlook.com)
&
Christine Ashe
 
Plants in Australia Plant
Classes

Galphimia gracilis
Thryallis
Magnetic Island
Photo: courtesy of Donald Simpson

Heteropterys syringifolia
Golden Lilac Vine
Royal Botanic Gardens Sydney,
February, 2009

Lophanthera lactescens
Golden Chain Tree
Magnetic Island
Photo: courtesy of Donald Simpson

Malpighia coccigera
Dwarf Holly
January 2012,
Royal Botanic Gardens Sydney

Stigmaphyllon ciliatis
Brazilian Glory Vine
December 2008,
Royal Botanic Gardens Sydney

Plants in MALPIGHIACEAE are the foodplants of the caterpillars of some Australian Butterfly species, including:


Allora doleschallii

Hypochrysops polycletus

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Australian
Australian Butterflies
butterflies
Australian
Australian caterpillars
caterpillars
Australian
Australian Moths
moths

(updated 4 January 2013)