Threatened plants

This is a list of threatened plants in the Northern Territory. See the list of threatened animals.

Plant family Scientific name / Common nameStatusOther documents
Annonaceae Xylopia monosperma (267.1 kb) 
- was X. sp. Melville Island
Endangered Draft recovery plan (586.3 kb)
Annonaceae Mitrella tiwiensis (197.1 kb) Vulnerable Draft recovery plan (586.3 kb)
Apiaceae Actinotus schwarzii (209.9 kb)
Flannel flower
Vulnerable Go to the Australian Government's Department of the Environment website
Apiaceae Platysace saxatilis (202.2 kb) Vulnerable  
Apocynaceae Hoya australis subsp.oramicola (202.0 kb) Vulnerable Draft recovery plan (586.3 kb)
Aracea Typhonium jonesii (194.1 kb) Endangered Draft recovery plan (586.3 kb)
Aracea Typhonium mirabile (201.1 kb) Endangered Draft recovery plan (586.3 kb)
Aracea Typhonium taylori (213.2 kb)                  Endangered  
Araceae Typhonium praetermissum (387.1 kb) Vulnerable Distribution advice (4.7 mb)
Araceae Typhonium sp. Sandover (175.7 kb) Vulnerable  
Arecaceae Livistona mariae (327.0 kb) 
Red cabbage palm
Endangered Go to the Australian Government's Department of the Environment website
Arecaceae Ptychosperma macarthurii (262.7 kb)
Darwin palm
Endangered Distribution advice (2.2 mb)
Asteraceae Olearia macdonnellensis (204.7 kb) Endangered Go to the Australian Government's Department of the Environment website
Asteraceae Minuria tridens (257.0 kb) Vulnerable Go to the Australian Government's Department of the Environment website
Burmanniaceae Burmannia sp. Bathurst Island (184.9 kb) Endangered Draft recovery plan (586.3 kb)
Cleomaceae Cleome insolata (254.0 kb) Vulnerable  
Clusiaceae Garcinia warrenii (184.2 kb) Endangered Draft recovery plan (586.3 kb)
Cucurbitaceae Austrobryonia argillicola (170.7 kb) Vulnerable  
Cycadaceae Cycas armstrongii (237.4 kb) Vulnerable Draft recovery plan (586.3 kb)
Cyperaceae Baumea arthrophylla (193.7 kb) Endangered  
Cyperaceae Bolboschoenus caldwellii (179.8 kb) Endangered  
Cyperaceae Carex fascicularis (203.2 kb) Vulnerable  
Cyperaceae Eleocharis papillosa (231.3 kb)
Dwarf desert spike-rush
Vulnerable  
Cyperaceae Mapania macrocephala (213.1 kb) Vulnerable Draft recovery plan (586.3 kb)
Cyperaceae Schoenus centralis (184.8 kb) Vulnerable  
Cyperaceae Eleocharis retroflexa (829.1 kb)
Eleocharis retroflexa (221.4 kb)
Listed nationally but not under NT legislation  
Dilleniaceae Hibbertia brennanii (263.0 kb) Vulnerable  
Dilleniaceae Hibbertia pancerea (248.0 kb) Vulnerable  
Dilleniaceae Hibbertia sp. South Magela (219.4 kb) Vulnerable  
Dilleniaceae Hibbertia tricornis (204.5 kb) Vulnerable  
Dryopteridaceae Bolbitis quoyana (201.8 kb) Vulnerable  
Elaeocarpaceae Elaeocarpus miegei (178.5 kb) Critically endangered Draft recovery plan (586.3 kb)
Eremophila prostrata Eremophila prostrata (255.7 kb)
Eremophila prostrata (951.5 kb)
Listed nationally but not under NT legislation  
Erythroxylaceae Erythroxylum sp. Cholmondely Creek (281.5 kb) Endangered  
Euphorbiaceae Amperia spicata (242.8 kb)
Glory of the Centre
Vulnerable Recovery plan
Euphorbiaceae Ricinocarpos gloria-medii (966.2 kb)
Ricinocarpos gloria-medii (367.6 kb)
Glory of the Centre
Listed nationally but not under NT legislation  
Fabaceae Acacia equisetifolia (233.5 kb)
- was A. sp. Graveside Gorge
Critically endangered  
Fabaceae Intsia bijuga (268.2 kb) Critically endangered  
Fabaceae Acacia peuce (233.2 kb) 
Waddy-wood
Endangered Go to the Australian Government's Department of the Environment website

NT recovery action plan  (3.2 mb)
Fabaceae Acacia latzii (300.9 kb)
Latz's wattle
Vulnerable Go to the Australian Government's Department of the Environment website

NT recovery action plan  (2.8 mb)
Fabaceae Acacia praetermissa (186.6 kb) Vulnerable  
Fabaceae Acacia undoolyana (311.9 kb)  Undoolya wattle Vulnerable Go to the Australian Government's Department of the Environment website

NT recovery action plan  (2.8 mb)
Fabaceae Jacksonia divisa (232.3 kb) Vulnerable  
Fabaceae Acacia pickardi (1.2 mb)
Acacia pickardi (259.3 kb)
Birds Nest Wattle
Listed nationally but not under NT legislation  
Gleicheniaceae Gleichenia sp. Victoria River (254.9 kb) Vulnerable  
Gleicheniaceae Sticherus flabellatus var compactus (177.7 kb) Vulnerable  
Goodeniaceae Goodenia quadrifida (812.0 kb)
Goodenia quadrifida (204.7 kb)
Listed nationally but not under NT legislation  
Hernandiaceae Hernandia nymphaeifolia (181.5 kb) Vulnerable  
Hymenophyllaceae Cephalomanes obscurum (257.4 kb) Endangered Draft recovery plan (586.3 kb)
Lamiaceae Prostanthera schultzii (249.8 kb)
- was Wrixonia schultzii
Vulnerable  
Lauraceae Cryptocarya hypospodia (187.0 kb) Endangered  
Lauraceae Endiandra limnophila (215.5 kb) Vulnerable Draft recovery plan (586.3 kb)
Lentibulariaceae Utricularia dunstaniae (184.5 kb) Vulnerable  
Lentibulariaceae Utricularia singeriana (184.4 kb) Vulnerable  
Malvaceae Helicteres macrothrix (409.0 kb)
- was H. sp. Glenluckie Creek
Endangered Distribution advice (2.9 mb)
Malvaceae Schoutenia ovata (197.4 kb) Endangered  
Malvaceae Hibiscus brennanii (205.9 kb) Vulnerable  
Malvaceae Hibiscus cravenii (194.0 kb) Vulnerable  
Marattiaceae Angiopteris evecta (211.1 kb) Vulnerable  
Melastomataceae Pternandra coerulescens (238.8 kb) Vulnerable  
Myoporaceae Eremophila prostrata (944.0 kb)
Eremophila prostrata (260.7 kb)
Rainbow Valley Fuschia Bus
Listed nationally but not under NT legislation  
Myrtaceae Melaleuca fulgens subsp. corrugata (253.1 kb) Endangered  
Myrtaceae Babingtonia behrii (202.6 kb) Vulnerable  
Myrtaceae Lithomyrtus linariifolia (209.4 kb) Vulnerable  
MyrtaceaeThryptomene hexandra
Mountain thryptomene
Listed nationally but not under NT legislation 
Orchidaceae Habenaria rumphii (180.5 kb) Endangered  
Orchidaceae Calochilus caeruleus (168.3 kb) Vulnerable Draft recovery plan (586.3 kb)
Orchidaceae Luisia corrugata (241.0 kb) 
- was L. teretifolia
Vulnerable Draft recovery plan (586.3 kb)
Orchidaceae Dienia montana (170.1 kb)
- was Malaxis latifolia
Vulnerable  
Orchidaceae Crepidium marsupichila (198.0 kb)
- was Malaxis marsupichila
Vulnerable  
Orchidaceae Thrixspermum congestum (199.4 kb) Vulnerable Draft recovery plan (586.3 kb)
Orchidaceae Zeuxine oblonga (189.4 kb) Vulnerable  
Pandanaceae Freycinetia excelsa (209.2 kb) Vulnerable Draft recovery plan (586.3 kb)
Pandanaceae Freycinetia percostata (196.7 kb) Vulnerable Draft recovery plan (586.3 kb)
Poaceae Sporobolus latzii (173.0 kb) Vulnerable  
Poaceae Triodia sp. Matt Wilson (184.9 kb)
- was T. fitzgeraldii
Vulnerable  
Pontederiaceae Monochoria hastata (281.4 kb) Vulnerable  
Pteridaceae Adiantum capillus-veneris (199.8 kb)
Venus-hair fern
Vulnerable  
Ranunculaceae Clematis decipiens (197.6 kb) Vulnerable  
Rubiaceae Tarennoidea wallichii (188.8 kb) Endangered Draft recovery plan (586.3 kb)
Rutaceae Clausena excavata (348.5 kb)
- was C. sp. Tipperary
Endangered  
Rutaceae Boronia quadrilata (202.5 kb) Vulnerable  
Rutaceae Boronia viridiflora (188.1 kb) Vulnerable  
Santalaceae Dendromyza reinwardtiana (247.8 kb) Vulnerable Draft recovery plan (586.3 kb)
Santalaceae Santalum acuminatum (294.6 kb) Vulnerable  
Sapindaceae Mischocarpus stipitatus (188.0 kb) - was Toechima sp. East Alligator Endangered  
Sapindaceae Atalaya brevialata (1.1 mb)
Atalaya brevialata (566.6 kb)
Listed nationally but not under NT legislation Distribution advice (2.9 mb)
Stylidiaceae Stylidium ensatum (251.5 kb) Endangered Distribution advice (2.7 mb)
Thelypteridaceae Macrothelypteris  torresiana (210.8 kb)                  Endangered  
Zamiaceae Macrozamia macdonnellii (1.3 mb)
Macrozamia macdonnellii (287.7 kb)
Macdonnell Ranges cycad
Listed nationally but not under NT legislation Recovery plan

Last updated: 04 May 2017