Threatened Species List - Vascular Plants R-S

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* denotes endemic to Tasmania
** within Australia, only occurs in Tasmania

Tasmanian Status: r=rare, v=vulnerable, e=endangered, x=extinct
Commonwealth Status: VU=Vulnerable, EN=Endangered, CR=Critically Endangered, EX=Extinct

Status - What these terms mean

Species
Further Reading
Common Name
Family
Status
Tas
Status
C'​th
R​ ​ ​ ​​ ​ ​
Racosperma axillare see
Acacia axillaris
Racosperma ulicifolium see
Acacia ulicifolia


Ranunculus acaulis**Notesheet dune buttercupRANUNCULACEAE
r
Ranunculus collicola*Notesheet lake augusta buttercupRANUNCULACEAE
r
Ranunculus diminutusNotesheet​brackish buttercup​RANUNCULACEAE​e
Ranunculus jugosus*Notesheet twinned buttercupRANUNCULACEAE
r
Ranunculus prasinus*Listing Statement
Recovery Plan
midlands buttercupRANUNCULACEAE
e
EN
Ranunculus pumilio see
Ranunculus pumilio var. pumilio
Ranunculus pumilio var. pumilioNotesheet ferny buttercupRANUNCULACEAE
r
Rhodanthe anthemoidesNotesheet chamomile sunrayASTERACEAE
r
Rhytidosporum alpinum see
Rhytidosporum inconspicuum
Rhytidosporum inconspicuumListing Statementalpine appleberryPITTOSPORACEAE
e
Rumex bidensListing Statementmud dockPOLYGONACEAE
v
Ruppia megacarpaNotesheet largefruit seatasselRUPPIACEAE
r
Ruppia tuberosaNotesheettuberous seatasselRUPPIACEAE
r
Rutidosus multiflora see
Siloxerus multiflorus
​Rytidosperma remotum*Notesheetremote wallabygrassPOACEAE
r
S​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​
Sagina diemensis*Note Sheet
Recovery Plan
tasmanian pearlwortCARYOPHYLLACEAE
e
EN
Sagina sp. Mt Anne see
Sagina diemensis
Scaevola aemulaListing Statement fairy fanflowerGOODENIACEAE
e
Scaevola albidaListing Statement pale fanflowerGOODENIACEAE
v
Schenkia australis Notesheetspike centauryGENTIANACEAE
r
Schoenoplectus
tabernaemontani
Notesheet river clubsedgeCYPERACEAE
r
Schoenoplectus validus see Schoenoplectus
tabernaemontani
Schoenus brevifoliusNotesheet zigzag bogsedgeCYPERACEAE
r
Schoenus latelaminatusNotesheetmedusa bogsedgeCYPERACEAE
e
Scirpus caldwellii see
Bolboschoenus caldwellii
Scirpus fluviatilis see
Bolboschoenus medianus
Scirpus lacustris see
Schoenoplectus
tabernaemontani
Scirpus martimus see
Bolboschoenus caldwellii
Scirpus stellatus see
Isolepis stellata
Scirpus validus see
Schoenoplectus
tabernaemontani
Scleranthus dianderNotesheet tufted knawelCARYOPHYLLACEAE
v
Scleranthus fasciculatusNotesheet spreading knawelCARYOPHYLLACEAE
v
Scutellaria humilisNotesheet dwarf scullcapLAMIACEAE
r
Senecio campylocarpusNotesheet​bulging fireweed​ASTERACEAE​v

Senecio centropappus see Centropappus brunonis
​Senecio extensus
​Notesheet
subalpine fireweed​ASTERACEAE
e​
Senecio georgianusListing Statement grey grounselASTERACEAE
x
EX
Senecio longipilus
​Notesheet
longhair fireweed​ASTERACEAE
v
Senecio macrocarpusRecovery Plan​
Notesheet
largefruit fireweed​
ASTERACEAE
x
VU
Senecio psilocarpusListing Statement swamp fireweedASTERACEAE
e
VU
Senecio squarrosusNotesheet leafy fireweedASTERACEAE
r
​Senecio tasmanicus*
​Notesheet
​tasmanian fireweed
ASTERACEAE
x​​
Sicyos angulata see
Sicyos australis
Sicyos australisNotesheet star cucumberCUCURBITACEAE
r
Siloxerus multiflorusNotesheet small wrinklewortASTERACEAE
r
Solanum opacumListing Statement greenberry nightshadeSOLANACEAE
e
Sowerbaea junceaListing Statement purple rushlilyLAXMANNIACEAE
v
Speculantha atriola see
Pterostylis atriola
Spyridium eriocephalum see
Spyridium eriocephalum var. eriocephalum
Spyridium eriocephalum var. eriocephalumListing Statementheath dustymillerRHAMNACEAE
e
Spyridium lawrencei*Listing Statementsmall-leaf dustymillerRHAMNACEAE
v
EN
Spyridium microphyllum see Spyridium lawrencei
Spyridium obcordatum*Listing Statement
Recovery Plan
creeping spyridiumRHAMNACEAE
v
VU
Spyridium
parvifolium
var. molle*
Notesheet soft dustymillerRHAMNACEAE
r
Spyridium
parvifolium
var. parvifolium
Notesheet coast dustymillerRHAMNACEAE
r
Spyridium vexilliferum see
Spyridium
vexilliferum
var. vexilliferum
Spyridium vexilliferum
var. vexilliferum
Notesheet helicopter bushRHAMNACEAE
r
Stackhousia gunnii see
Stackhousia subterranea
Stackhousia pulvinarisListing Statement alpine candlesCELASTRACEAE
v
Stackhousia subterraneaListing Statement grassland candlesCELASTRACEAE
e
Stegostyla congesta see
Caladenia congesta
Stellaria multiflora
subsp. nebulosa
Notesheetnebulous rayless starwortCARYOPHYLLACEAE
r
Stenanthemum pimeleoides*Listing Statementpropeller plantRHAMNACEAE
v
VU
Stenopetalum lineareListing Statementnarrow threadpetalBRASSICACEAE
e
Stipa bigeniculata see
Austrostipa bigeniculata
Stipa blackii see
Austrostipa blackii
Stipa scabra see
Austrostipa scabra
Stonesiella selaginoides*Listing Statementclubmoss bushpeaFABACEAE
e
EN
Stuckenia pectinata Notesheet fennel pondweedPOTAMOGETONACEAE
r
Stylidium beaugleholei Notesheet blushing triggerplantSTYLIDIACEAE
r
Stylidium brachyphyllum see
Stylidium beaugleholei
Stylidium despectumNotesheet small triggerplantSTYLIDIACEAE
r
Stylidium inundatum see
Stylidium beaugleholei
Stylidium perpusillumNotesheet tiny triggerplantSTYLIDIACEAE
r
Styphelia esquamata see 
Leucopogon esquamatus