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For information to assist proponents in referral, environmental assessments and compliance issues, refer to the Policy Statements and Guidelines (where available), the Conservation Advice (where available) or the Listing Advice (where available).
 
In addition, proponents and land managers should refer to the Recovery Plan (where available) or the Conservation Advice (where available) for recovery, mitigation and conservation information.

EPBC Act Listing Status Listed as Vulnerable as Trichanthodium baracchianum
Recovery Plan Decision Recovery Plan required, this species had a recovery plan in force at the time the legislation provided for the Minister to decide whether or not to have a recovery plan (19/2/2007).
 
Adopted/Made Recovery Plans Dwarf Yellow Heads Trichanthodium baracchianum - National Recovery Plan (Carter, O. & J. Downe, 2006a) [Recovery Plan] as Trichanthodium baracchianum.
 
Federal Register of
    Legislative Instruments
Declaration under s178, s181, and s183 of the Environment Protection and Biodiversity Conservation Act 1999 - List of threatened species, List of threatened ecological communities and List of threatening processes (Commonwealth of Australia, 2000) [Legislative Instrument] as Trichanthodium baracchianum.
 
State Government
    Documents and Websites
VIC:Flora and Fauna Guarantee Action Statement 233-Dwarf Gnephosis Trichanthodium baracchianum (Victorian Department of Sustainability and Environment (Vic. DSE), 2008af) [State Action Plan].
State Listing Status
VIC: Listed as Threatened (Flora and Fauna Guarantee Act 1988 (Victoria): May 2014 list) as Trichanthodium baracchianum
Non-statutory Listing Status
VIC: Listed as Vulnerable (Advisory List of Rare or Threatened Plants in Victoria: 2005)
Scientific name Trichanthodium baracchianum [21910]
Family Asteraceae:Asterales:Magnoliopsida:Magnoliophyta:Plantae
Species author (Ewart & J.White) P.S.Short
Infraspecies author  
Reference Muelleria 7(2) (1990) 222.
Other names Gnephosis baracchiana [22468]
Distribution map Species Distribution Map

This is an indicative distribution map of the present distribution of the species based on best available knowledge. See map caveat for more information.

Illustrations Google Images

The following table lists known and perceived threats to this species. Threats are based on the International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources (IUCN) threat classification version 1.1.

Threat Class Threatening Species References
Agriculture and Aquaculture:Annual and Perennial Non-Timber Crops:Intensive agricultural practices Dwarf Yellow Heads Trichanthodium baracchianum - National Recovery Plan (Carter, O. & J. Downe, 2006a) [Recovery Plan].
Agriculture and Aquaculture:Livestock Farming and Grazing:Habitat alteration (vegetation, soil, hydrology) due to trampling and grazing by livestock Dwarf Yellow Heads Trichanthodium baracchianum - National Recovery Plan (Carter, O. & J. Downe, 2006a) [Recovery Plan].
Ecosystem/Community Stresses:Indirect Ecosystem Effects:Restricted geographical distribution (area of occupancy and extent of occurrence) Trichanthodium baracchianum in Species Profile and Threats (SPRAT) database (Department of the Environment and Heritage (DEH), 2006vz) [Internet].
Energy Production and Mining:Mining and Quarrying:Habitat destruction, disturbance and/or modification due to mining activities Dwarf Yellow Heads Trichanthodium baracchianum - National Recovery Plan (Carter, O. & J. Downe, 2006a) [Recovery Plan].
Invasive and Other Problematic Species and Genes:Invasive Non-Native/Alien Species:Competition and/or habitat degradation Oryctolagus cuniculus (Rabbit, European Rabbit) Dwarf Yellow Heads Trichanthodium baracchianum - National Recovery Plan (Carter, O. & J. Downe, 2006a) [Recovery Plan].
Invasive and Other Problematic Species and Genes:Invasive Non-Native/Alien Species:Competition and/or habitat degradation by weeds Dwarf Yellow Heads Trichanthodium baracchianum - National Recovery Plan (Carter, O. & J. Downe, 2006a) [Recovery Plan].
Invasive and Other Problematic Species and Genes:Problematic Native Species:plant Dwarf Yellow Heads Trichanthodium baracchianum - National Recovery Plan (Carter, O. & J. Downe, 2006a) [Recovery Plan].
Natural System Modifications:Dams and Water Management/Use:Changes to hydrology including construction of dams/barriers Dwarf Yellow Heads Trichanthodium baracchianum - National Recovery Plan (Carter, O. & J. Downe, 2006a) [Recovery Plan].
Natural System Modifications:Dams and Water Management/Use:Land practices leading to an increase in soil salinity Dwarf Yellow Heads Trichanthodium baracchianum - National Recovery Plan (Carter, O. & J. Downe, 2006a) [Recovery Plan].
Natural System Modifications:Other Ecosystem Modifications:Changes in hydrology leading to rising water tables and dryland salinity Dwarf Yellow Heads Trichanthodium baracchianum - National Recovery Plan (Carter, O. & J. Downe, 2006a) [Recovery Plan].
Protected status:Protected status:Lack of secure conservation land tenure Trichanthodium baracchianum in Species Profile and Threats (SPRAT) database (Department of the Environment and Heritage (DEH), 2006vz) [Internet].
Species Stresses:Indirect Species Effects:Low numbers of individuals Trichanthodium baracchianum in Species Profile and Threats (SPRAT) database (Department of the Environment and Heritage (DEH), 2006vz) [Internet].

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Citation: Department of the Environment (2014). Trichanthodium baracchianum in Species Profile and Threats Database, Department of the Environment, Canberra. Available from: http://www.environment.gov.au/sprat. Accessed Tue, 23 Sep 2014 05:09:16 +1000.