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Showing Dicrastylis mitchellii
Type: Killara Station, Western Australia, October 1981, A.A. Mitchell 905 (holo: PERTH 03668525; iso: PERTH 03668312).
APC Dist.: WA
Etymology: "Named after the first collector of the species, Andrew Mitchell, who has collected plants extensively in north-western Australia. His specimens are used for the types of both this species and D. kumarinensis."