The Australian Plant Name Index (APNI) is a tool for the botanical community that deals with plant names and their usage in the scientific literature, whether as a current name or synonym. APNI does not recommend any particular taxonomy or nomenclature. For a listing of currently accepted scientific names for the Australian vascular flora, please use the Australian Plant Census (APC) link above.
Type: Diocirea violacea Chinnock
Etymology: "The 4 species of this genus are all ericoid in habit and the generic name is an anagram alluding to this."
APC Dist.: WA