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NZ Plants

Treubia lacunosa

Family: Treubeaceae

Treubia lacunosa consists of a prostrate fleshy and brittle axis with two lateral rows of large leaf-like lobes and smaller, erect lobes. It is up to 15 mm broad and about 4-9 cm in length. Hairs around sex organs and rhizoids secrete a mucus.

Widespread in New Zealand in moist shaded areas on soil and rotten logs.