Vascular Plants Australian Plant Name Index (APNI)

Showing Melilotus
Fabaceae Lindl.
Melilotus Mill. , legitimate, scientific
Miller, P. (28 January 1754), The Gardeners Dictionary abridged Edn. 4, 2: - [tax. nov.]
  • Type: (not designated).
Mueller, F.J.H. von (20 October 1853), First general report of the Government Botanist on the vegetation of the colony. Victoria - Parliamentary Papers- Votes and Proceedings of the Legislative Assembly: 13 [secondary reference]
Bailey, F.M. (1913), Comprehensive Catalogue of Queensland Plants: 133 [secondary reference]
Britton, N.L. & Brown, A. (1913), An Illustrated Flora of the Northern United States, Canada and the British possessions Edn. 2, 2: 352 [secondary reference]
  • Lectotype: Melilotus officinalis (L.) Medik.
Black, J.M. (1924), Casuarinaceae - Euphorbiaceae. Flora of South Australia 2: 311 [secondary reference]
  • Etymology: Greco-latin name of these plants, from Greek meli, honey; lotos, lotus.
Black, J.M. (January 1948), Casuarinaceae-Euphorbiaceae. Flora of South Australia Edn. 2, 2: 456 [secondary reference]
common name: Melilot [n/a]
  • Etymology: "Greco-Latin name of these plants, from Greek meli, honey; lotos, lotus"
Curtis, W.M. (1956), The Student's Flora of Tasmania 1: 150 [secondary reference]
Beadle, N.C.W., Evans, O.D. & Carolin, R.C. (1962), Handbook of the Vascular Plants of the Sydney District and Blue Mountains: 251 [secondary reference]
Stevenson, G.A. (1969), Canadian Journal of Plant Science: 1-20 [secondary reference]
Burbidge, N.T. & Gray, M. (1970), Flora of the Australian Capital Territory: 222-223 [secondary reference]
Curtis, W.M. & Morris, D.I. (1975), Angiospermae: Ranunculaceae to Myrtaceae. The Student's Flora of Tasmania Edn. 2, 1: 155 [secondary reference]
Cronquist, A.J. (1981), An Integrated System of Classification of Flowering Plants: 601 [secondary reference]
Jacobs, S.W.L. & Pickard, J. (1981), Plants of New South Wales: 124 [secondary reference]
Stanley, T.D. in Stanley, T.D. & Ross, E.M. (1984), Fabaceae. Flora of South-eastern Queensland 1: 282-283 [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), Papilionaceae. Flora of the Perth Region 1: 285 [secondary reference]
Norris, E.H. in Harden, G.J. (ed.) (1991), Melilotus. Flora of New South Wales 2: 450 [secondary reference]
Green, P.S. in Wilson, A.J.G. (ed.) (1994), Norfolk Island & Lord Howe Island. Flora of Australia 49: 190 [secondary reference]
Jeanes, J.A. in Walsh, N.G. & Entwisle, T.J. (ed.) (1996), Fabaceae. Flora of Victoria 3: 719 [secondary reference]
Norris, E.H. in Harden, G.J. (ed.) (2002), Melilotus. Flora of New South Wales Revised Edition 2: 620 [secondary reference]
Wheeler, J.R., Marchant, N.G. & Lewington, M. (2002), Dicotyledons. Flora of the South West 2: 767 [secondary reference]
Mabberley, D.J. (1 May 2008), Mabberley's Plant-Book Edn. 3: 536 [secondary reference]
CHAH (2011), Australian Plant Census: - APC [secondary reference]
  • APC Dist.: WA (naturalised), NT (naturalised), SA (naturalised), Qld (naturalised), NSW (naturalised), LHI (naturalised), NI (naturalised), ACT (naturalised), Vic (naturalised), Tas (naturalised)