Vascular Plants Australian Plant Name Index (APNI)

Showing Eremophila spuria
Scrophulariaceae Juss.
Eremophila spuria Chinnock , legitimate, scientific
Chinnock, R.J. (2007), Eremophila and allied genera: 299-301, Fig. 150, Map 125 APC [tax. nov.]
  • Type: edge of lake, 9.8 km S of Mt Hale homestead, 14.ix.1986, P. & K. Chinnock 32 (holotype: AD; isotypes: CBG, K, MEL, PERTH).
nomenclatural synonym: Eremophila spuria Paczk. & A.R.Chapm. nom. inval.
  • APC Dist.: WA
  • Etymology: "Latin spuria, false; alluding to this species superficially resembling a number of others."
Brown, A. & Buirchell, B. (2011), A field guide to the eremophilas of Western Australia: 265 [secondary reference]
  • Etymology: "spuria (false), refers to this species resembling related taxa."