The Recently Extinct Plants and Animals Database


Calothamnus accedens


Hawkeswood, 1984
Common Name/s
Piawaning clawflower
Piawaning and Wongan Hills area, Western Australia (southwest), Australia
Last Record
Late 1980's
Rediscovered in
IUCN status
Not evaluated
Vanishing Flora forum thread
[b]Original Scientific Description:[/b]
Hawkeswood, Trevor J. (1984). [url=][i]Calothamnus accedens[/i] T. J. Hawkeswood (Myrtaceae), a rare and endangered new species from Western Australia[/url]. Nuytsia 5(2): 305-310.
[b]Species Bibliography:[/b]
Brown A, Thomson-Dans C and Marchant N (eds.). (1998). Western Australia’s threatened flora. Department of Conservation and Land Management, Western Australia.
Department of the Environment. (2015). Calothamnus accedens in Species Profile and Threats Database, Department of the Environment, Canberra. Available from: Accessed Mon, 2 Feb 2015 22:05:25 +1100.
Stack, Gillian, Willers, Nicole, Fitzgerald, Mike and Brown, Andrew. (2006). [url=]Declared Rare and Poorly Known Flora Largely Restricted to the Shire of Wongan-Ballidu[/url]. Western Australian Wildlife Management Program No. 39. Bentley, WA: Department of Conservation and Land Management. iv + 150 pp.