Vascular Plants Australian Plant Name Index (APNI)

Showing Eremophila pungens
Scrophulariaceae Juss.
Eremophila pungens Chinnock , legitimate, scientific
Chinnock, R.J. (2007), Eremophila and allied genera: 371-373, Fig. 186, Map 170 [tax. nov.]
  • 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."
Brown, A. & Buirchell, B. (2011), A field guide to the eremophilas of Western Australia: 230 [secondary reference]
  • Etymology: "pungens (pungent, pointed), refers to the leaves which end in a prominent sharp point."
Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria (2011), Australian Plant Census: - APC [secondary reference]
taxonomic synonym: Eremophila pungens Paczk. & A.R.Chapm. nom. inval.
  • APC Dist.: WA