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 amplectens
Type: "Headwaters of the East Alligator River, 12°48' S, 133°21' E, L. A. Craven & G. M. Wightman 8336, 31.iii.1984 (holo: CANB [CANB399182!]; iso: AD [AD99351079!], MEL!)."
Etymology: "Epithet derived from the Latin, amplectens (clasping), alluding to the arched and appressed rays of stellate hairs that appear to be clasping the leaves and stems."
Type: "... MEL 722594."
APC Dist.: NT