Vascular Plants Australian Plant Name Index (APNI)

Showing Austrostipa bronweniae
Poaceae Barnhart
Austrostipa bronweniae A.R.Williams , legitimate, scientific
Williams, A.R. (16 February 2011), Austrostipa (Poaceae) subgenus Lobatae in Western Australia. Telopea 13(1-2): 189-191, Figs 2 (map), 6 APC [tax. nov.]
  • Type: Western Australia, Harvey, [precise locality witheld for conservation purposes], 8 Dec 2008, B.J. Keighery 2905 (holo: PERTH; iso: NSW, MEL, CANB).
taxonomic synonym: Austrostipa sp. Harvey (B.J.Keighery GWAL/1) WA Herbarium [n/a]
  • APC Dist.: WA
  • Etymology: "...named after Bronwen Keighery who found both new species in all three locations, assisted with habitat information from her long experience and in-depth studies of the Swan Coastal Plain, and collected fruiting material and type specimens."
Percy-Bower, J.M. & Parker, C.M. (21 March 2023), Updates to Western Australia’s vascular plant census for 2022. Nuytsia 34: 5 [secondary reference]
orthographic variant: Austrostipa bronwenae A.R.Williams orth. var.