Asparagaceae Juss.
Chlorophytum laxum R.Br. , legitimate, scientific
Brown, R. (27 March 1810), Prodromus florae Novae Hollandiae et insulae Van-Diemen, exhibens characteres plantarum quas annis 1802-1805: 277 [tax. nov.]
  • Type: "(T.) v.v."
Mueller, F.J.H. von (1870), Fragmenta Phytographiae Australiae 7(53): 71 [basionym]
basionym of: Phalangium laxum (R.Br.) F.Muell. legitimate
Mueller, F.J.H. von (1882), Systematic Census of Australian Plants: 118 [secondary reference]
Anonymous (1978), Annual Report for 1977/78. Annual Report of the Botany Branch and the Queensland Herbarium: 21 [secondary reference]
Jessop, J.P. (1979), Liliaceae. Flora Malesiana Series I 9(1): 205-206 [secondary reference]
Green, J.W. (1985), Census of the Vascular Plants of Western Australia Edn. 2: 49 [secondary reference]
Dunlop, C.R. (1987), Checklist of the Vascular Plants of the Northern Territory. Technical Report: Conservation Commission of the Northern Territory 26: 43 [secondary reference]
Henderson, R.J.F. in George, A.S. (ed.) (1987), Appendix; Chlorophytum. Flora of Australia 45: 473 APC [secondary reference]
  • Lectotype: "Arnheim S Bay [Caledon Bay, N.T.], 6 Feb. 1803, R.Brown Iter Australiense 5709; lecto (here chosen): BM (central plant on sheet bearing Brown's tag `Arnheim S Bay Chlorophytum laxum prodr. 277')."
  • APC Dist.: WA, NT, Qld
Henderson, R.J.F. in George, A.S. (ed.) (1987), Chlorophytum. Flora of Australia 45: 349, Figs 70, 107, Map 399 [secondary reference]
nomenclatural synonym: Phalangium laxum (R.Br.) F.Muell. legitimate taxonomic synonym: Chlorophytum xerotinum F.Muell. legitimate
Rye, B.L. in Wheeler, J.R. (ed.) (1992), Anthericaceae. Flora of the Kimberley Region: 997, Fig. 299E [secondary reference]