Proteaceae Juss.
Isopogon dawsonii F.Muell. ex R.T.Baker , legitimate, scientific
Baker, R.T. (1895), Description of a new Isopogon from New South Wales. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales, Series 2 9(4): 658, t. 45 [tax. nov.]
  • Type: "Murrumbo Ranges, Goulburn River, near Widden, New South Wales."
  • Etymology: "This species is dedicated to Mr. Licensed Surveyor Dawson, of Henbury, Rylstone, who was instrumental in discovering this and other species, and has further aided botanical research by bringing to light varieties and species new for New South Wales."
Beadle, N.C.W., Evans, O.D. & Carolin, R.C. (1962), Handbook of the Vascular Plants of the Sydney District and Blue Mountains: 180 [secondary reference]
Jacobs, S.W.L. & Pickard, J. (1981), Plants of New South Wales: 180 [secondary reference]
Wrigley, J.W. & Fagg, M. (1989), Banksias, Waratahs & Grevilleas and all other plants in the Australian Proteaceae family: 430-431 (map), 437 (plate) [secondary reference]
common name: Nepean cone bush [n/a]
  • Etymology: "Named in honour of the sruveyor, Dawson, of Rylestone, NSW, who discovered this species.
Harden, G.J. in Harden, G.J. (ed.) (1991), Isopogon. Flora of New South Wales 2: 21, pl. 2 [secondary reference]
Foreman, D.B. in McCarthy, P.M. (ed.) (1995), Isopogon. Flora of Australia 16: 198-199, Fig. 99, Map 187 APC [secondary reference]
common name: Nepean Conebush [n/a]
  • APC Dist.: NSW
Harden, G.J. in Harden, G.J. (ed.) (2002), Isopogon. Flora of New South Wales Revised Edition 2: 22 [secondary reference]