Vascular Plants Australian Plant Name Index (APNI)

Showing Boronia anomala
Rutaceae Juss.
Boronia anomala Duretto , legitimate, scientific
Duretto, M.F. (28 June 1999), Systematics of Boronia section Valvatae sensu lato (Rutaceae). Muelleria 12(1): 22-24, Fig. 1 (map) BHL APC [tax. nov.]
  • Type: "10 km ENE Kalumburu, Kimberley, Western Austraia, 14° 14'S, 126°44'E, R.K.Harwood 169 & J.Russell-Smith, (holotype MEL 2044558 (transparency DNA); isotype DNA 132848 (2 sheets), (transparencies MEL 204459, MEL 2044560."
  • APC Dist.: WA
  • Etymology: "The specific epithet is derived form Latin anomalus (diverging from the usual, abnormal). The name refers to the unusual combination of characters found in this species, and that it is atypical of Boronias in the Kimberley Region in not having sepals that are much smaller than the petals."
Paczkowska, G. & Chapman, A.R. (2000), The Western Australian Flora, a descriptive catalogue: 517 [secondary reference]
Duretto, M.F. & Ladiges, P.Y. in Wilson, A.J.G. (ed.) (2013), Boronia Sect. 6. Valvatae. Flora of Australia 26: 232-234, Fig. 38 [secondary reference]