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Showing Leucopogon nitidus
Type: Kojarena [east of Geraldton], Western Australia [precise locality withheld for conservation reasons], 19 July 2008, J. Brooker 170 (holo: PERTH 07908024; iso: CANB, NSW).
APC Dist.: WA
Etymology: "The epithet is from the Latin nitidus (shining, bright), in reference to the glossy leaf surfaces."