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Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Rosids
Cladus: Eurosids I
Ordo: Fabales

Familia: Fabaceae
Subfamilia: Faboideae
Tribus: Mirbelieae
Genus: Chorizema
Sectio: C. sect. Chorizema
Species: Chorizema varium

Chorizema varium Paxton, 1839

Chorizema varium Benth. ex Lindl.
Chorizema varium var. chandleri Hereman
Chorizema varium f. chandleri (Hereman) Siebert & Voss
Chorizema varium var. grandiflorum Hereman
Chorizema varium var. nanum Paxton

Native distribution areas:

Continental: Australasia
Regional: Australia
Western Australia

Chorizema varium

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition
Primary references

Paxton, J., 1839. Paxton's Magazine of Botany, and Register of Flowering Plants. London 6:115. Jun 1839; 6:175. Aug 1839 (Benth. ex J. Lindley, Edward's Bot. Reg. 25: misc. 45. Jul 1839)

Additional references

Humphreys, A.M., Govaerts, R., Ficinski, S.Z., Nic Lughadha, E. & Vorontsova, M.S. (2019). Global dataset shows geography and life form predict modern plant extinction and rediscovery Nature Ecology & Evolution 3: 1043-1047.


Govaerts, R. et al. 2021. Chorizema varium in Kew Science Plants of the World online. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2021 Mar 09. Reference page.
International Plant Names Index. 2021. Chorizema varium. Published online. Accessed: Mar 09 2021. 2021. Chorizema varium. Missouri Botanical Garden. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2021 Mar 09.
Hassler, M. 2021. Chorizema varium. World Plants: Synonymic Checklists of the Vascular Plants of the World In: Roskovh, Y., Abucay, L., Orrell, T., Nicolson, D., Bailly, N., Kirk, P., Bourgoin, T., DeWalt, R.E., Decock, W., De Wever, A., Nieukerken, E. van, Zarucchi, J. & Penev, L., eds. 2021. Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life. Published on the internet. Accessed: 2021 Mar 09. Reference page.
apni-node – Taxon details on Atlas of Living Australia (ALA).
USDA, ARS, Germplasm Resources Information Network. Chorizema varium in the Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN), U.S. Department of Agriculture Agricultural Research Service. Accessed: 07-Oct-06.

Vernacular names

Chorizema varium is a species of the legume family Fabaceae. It is listed in the threatened flora of Australia.


Edwards's Botanical Register pl. 49. 1839. (Edwards's Bot. Reg.)
Paxton's Magazine of Botany 6: 115. 1839. (Paxton's Mag. Bot.)
Blumeng. (ed. 3) 1: 193. 1894
Chorizema elegans at Tropicos

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