Grasstree family : XANTHORRHOEACEAE (LILIIDAE) in Australia
including Dianellaceae.

Flower
Families
Flowers in Australia
  
  
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Plants in Australia Plant
Classes

Dianella caerulea
Blue Flax Lily
Wyee, January 2007

Stypandra glauca
Blind Grass
Photo: courtesy of Jan MacDonald
Apsley, Victoria

Xanthorrhoea macronema
Large Grass Tree
Sydney, August 2006

Xanthorrhoea media
Medium Grass Tree
Wyee, May 2007

Xanthorrhoea minor
Small Grass Tree
Morwell Park, December 2003

Xanthorrhoea resinosa
Resinous Grass Tree
Photo: courtesy of Paul Whitington,
Wonboyn, NSW.

Some caterpillars of Australian Butterflies and Moths which have been reported as using species in XANTHORRHOEACEAE for their foodplant are:


Toxidia peron

Ocybadistes walkeri

Metura elongatus

Meyriccia latro

Cossodes lyonetii

Ptilomacra senex

Moerarchis australasiella

Moerarchis clathrata

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(updated 3 January 2013, 11 December 2015)