Vascular Plants Australian Plant Name Index (APNI)

Showing Dicrastylis mitchellii
Lamiaceae Martinov
Dicrastylis mitchellii Rye , legitimate, scientific
Rye, B.L. (5 December 2007), A review of the sectional classification of Dicrastylis (Lamiaceae: Chloantheae) and four new arid-zone species from Western Australia. Nuytsia 17: 317-319, Figs 1D, 6 APC [tax. nov.]
  • Type: Killara Station, Western Australia, October 1981, A.A. Mitchell 905 (holo: PERTH 03668525; iso: PERTH 03668312).
taxonomic synonym: Dicrastylis sp. Turee Creek (S.Black s.n. PERTH 06344577) WA Herbarium [n/a]
  • 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."