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Showing Eremophila pungens
Type: Tharkeedah Hill, 47.4 km SW of Carnegie homestead, Western Australia, 15.ix.1979, R.J. Chinnock 4672 (holotype: bottom right-hand specimen, AD; iso: AD, CANB, K, MEL, MO, PERTH).
Etymology: "Latin pungens, pungent, pointed; referring to the leaf tip."
Etymology: "pungens (pungent, pointed), refers to the leaves which end in a prominent sharp point."
APC Dist.: WA