Vascular Plants Australian Plant Name Index (APNI)

Showing Hydrocotyle tetragonocarpa
Araliaceae Juss.
Hydrocotyle tetragonocarpa Bunge , legitimate, scientific
Bunge, A.A. von in Lehmann, J.G.C. (ed.) (1845), Umbelliferae. Plantae Preissianae 1(2): 284 [tax. nov.]
  • Type: "In arenosis conchyliosis humidis prope lacum insulae Rotenest, 21. Aug. 1839. Herb. Preiss. No. 2085."
Bentham, G. (5 January 1867), Orders XLVIII. Myrtaceae- LXII. Compositae. Flora Australiensis 3: 345 [secondary reference]
Mueller, F.J.H. von (1882), Systematic Census of Australian Plants: 62 [secondary reference]
Green, J.W. (1985), Census of the Vascular Plants of Western Australia Edn. 2: 135 [secondary reference]
Wheeler, J.R. in Marchant, N.G., Wheeler, J.R., Rye, B.L., Bennett, E.M., Lander, N.S. & Macfarlane, T.D. (1987), Apiaceae. Flora of the Perth Region 1: 510 [secondary reference]
Wheeler, J.R., Marchant, N.G. & Lewington, M. (2002), Dicotyledons. Flora of the South West 2: 482 [secondary reference]
Western Australian Herbarium (2011), FloraBase: the Western Australian Flora Version 2.6: - APC [secondary reference]
  • APC Dist.: WA
Perkins, A.J. (2019), Molecular phylogenetics and species delimitation in annual species of Hydrocotyle (Araliaceae) from South Western Australia. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 134: 137, 139, Fig. 6 (map) [secondary reference]
taxonomic synonym: Hydrocotyle sp. Hamelinensis (G.J.Keighery s.n. (PERTH 02391325)) WA Herbarium [n/a]
Parker, C.M. & Percy-Bower, J.M. (10 December 2019), Updates to Western Australia’s vascular plant census for 2019. Nuytsia 30: 346 [secondary reference]
taxonomic synonym: Hydrocotyle sp. Hamelinensis (G.J.Keighery s.n. (PERTH 02391325)) WA Herbarium [n/a]
Perkins, A.J. (10 December 2019), Nomenclatural updates and a new species of annual Hydrocotyle (Araliaceae) from Western Australia. Nuytsia 30: 272-276, Figs 10, 11 (map) [secondary reference]
  • Lectotype: "Type citation: ‘In arenosis conchyliosis humidis prope lacum insulae Rotenest, 21. Aug. 1839 - Herb. Preiss. No. 2085’. Type specimens: Rottnest Island, Western Australia, 21 August 1839, L. Preiss 2085 (lecto, here designated: MEL 8187!; isolecto: FI 014716 image!, G 00366947 image!, HBG 517857 image!, K 000686158 image!, LD 1224030 image!, LE 00015635 image!, LE 00015636 image!, M 0172687 image!, MEL 8183!, P 00115433 image!, P 00115434 image!)."
taxonomic synonym: Hydrocotyle sp. Hamelinensis (G.J.Keighery s.n. (PERTH 02391325)) WA Herbarium [n/a] common name: Limestone Pennywort [n/a]
  • Etymology: "The epithet is derived from the Greek tetragonus, ‘four-angled’, and -carpus, ‘-fruit’, in reference to the four-angled fruit of the wingless fruit morph ..."