Phyllota squarrosa

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Phyllota squarrosa
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Rosids
Order: Fabales
Family: Fabaceae
Subfamily: Faboideae
(unranked): Mirbelioids
Genus: Phyllota
Species: P. squarrosa
Binomial name
Phyllota squarrosa
(DC.) Benth.

Phyllota squarrosa, commonly known as the dense phyllota, is a species of flowering plant in the pea family (Fabaceae) from eastern Australia. It was given its current name by George Bentham in 1837.[1]


  1. ^ "Phyllota squarrosa (DC.) Benth.". Australian Plant Name Index (APNI), IBIS database. Centre for Plant Biodiversity Research, Australian Government.