Distribution (from Flora of Victoria):
Victorian Volcanic Plain, Otway Plain, Gippsland Plain, Wilsons Promontory, (NPT) and all mainland states
Map - Australasian Virtual Herbarium
Distribution and ecological preference at Wilsons Promontory (if known):
Common on shallow mudflats around Corner Inlet and in the west (eg. Western Port and Swan Bay)
Coastal shallows and estuaries 2
Distinguishing characteristics (within family/genus):
This is the only mangrove species at the Prom
Rare in Victoria
Meagher, D. and Kohout, M. (2001). “A field guide to Wilsons Promontory”. Oxford University Press, South Melbourne, Vic.
2 Ellis, M. (unpublished). “A Field Guide to South Gippsland Flora”.