Vascular Plants Australian Plant Name Index (APNI)

Showing Leucopogon stokesii
Ericaceae Juss.
Leucopogon stokesii Hislop , legitimate, scientific
Hislop, M. (29 August 2011), New, locally endemic taxa in Leucopogon (Ericaceae: Styphelioideae: Styphelieae) from the Perth and midwest regions of Western Australia. Nuytsia 21(2): 86-89, Figs 2 (map), 5 APC [tax. nov.]
  • Type: north-east of Arrino Western Australia [precise locality withheld for conservation reasons], 9 August 2009, M. Hislop & J. Borger MH 3905 (holo: PERTH 08130868; iso: CANB, NSW).
taxonomic synonym: Leucopogon sp. Dudawa (M.Hislop & J.Borger MH 3829) [n/a]
  • APC Dist.: WA
  • Etymology: "The specific name honours Dennis Stokes, farmer and naturalist, on whose property this species occurs, and who has made considerable efforts towards the conservation of what are undoubtedly some of the most interesting and valuable tracts of natural vegetation in the district."
Biggs, L.J. & Parker, C.M. (21 November 2013), Updates to Western Australia's vascular plant census for 2012. Nuytsia 23: 515 [secondary reference]
taxonomic synonym: Leucopogon sp. Dudawa (M.Hislop & J.Borger MH 3829) [n/a]