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.
Showing Boronia verecunda
Type: "Kakadu National Park, 13°27' S, 132°29' E, C. R. Dunlop 8611 & P. F. Munns, 22.iv.1990 (holo: DNA [DNA47561!]; iso: AD [AD99027035!], BRI [AQ511732!], CANB [CANB400809!], MEL [MEL1583457!], NSW!, PERTH [n.v.])"
Etymology: "Specific epithet is derived from the Latin, verecundus (modest and blushing), alluding to the small size of the plant, the often red-edged leaves and sepals, and the new growth with a thick indumentum of light-pink hairs."
APC Dist.: NT