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Showing Eremophila petrophila
Type: Marandoo Ridge near Mt Bruce, Hamersley Range, Western Australia, 26.ix.1978, M.E. Trudgen 2262 (holotype: PERTH; isotype: AD).
Etymology: "Greek petro-, rock, phila, loving, fond of; alluding to this species' preference for rocky situations."
Etymology: "petrophila (rock loving), refers to the rocky habitat."
APC Dist.: WA