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Showing Leucopogon stokesii
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).
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."