Vascular Plants Australian Plant Name Index (APNI)

Showing Eremophila purpurascens
Scrophulariaceae Juss.
Eremophila purpurascens Chinnock , legitimate, scientific
Chinnock, R.J. (2 April 1979), Ten new species of Eremophila (Myoporaceae) from Central and Western Australia. Journal of the Adelaide Botanic Gardens 1(4): 246, fig. 5 [tax. nov.]
  • Type: "Jimberlana Hill, 7 km NE of Norseman, Western Australia. 32°09′S, 121°49′E, R.J. Chinnock 4184, 28 .ix. 1977, fl. (holotype: AD; isotypes: CANB, K, MEL, PERTH, US)."
Green, J.W. (1985), Census of the Vascular Plants of Western Australia Edn. 2: 153 [secondary reference]
Hopper, S.D., van Leeuwen, S.J., Brown, A.P. & Patrick, S.J. (1990), Western Australia's Endangered Flora: 111, 134 [secondary reference]
Paczkowska, G. & Chapman, A.R. (2000), The Western Australian Flora, a descriptive catalogue: 341 [secondary reference]
Chinnock, R.J. (2007), Eremophila and allied genera: 619-620, Figs 51, 311, Map 316 APC [secondary reference]
  • APC Dist.: WA
  • Etymology: "Latin purpurascens, purplish; referring to the colour of the sepals, which darken with age."
Brown, A. & Buirchell, B. (2011), A field guide to the eremophilas of Western Australia: 232 [secondary reference]
common name: Purple Eremophila [n/a]
  • Etymology: "purpurascens (purplish), refers to the purple colour of the sepals."