Vascular Plants Australian Plant Name Index (APNI)

Showing Pterocaulon ciliosum
Asteraceae Bercht. & J.Presl
Pterocaulon ciliosum A.R.Bean , legitimate, scientific
Bean, A.R. (1 December 2011), A taxonomic revision of Pterocaulon section Monenteles (Labill.) Kuntze (Asteraceae: Inuleae-Plucheinae). Austrobaileya 8(3): 291-292, Figs 2B, 4E-H, 5, Map 2 APC [tax. nov.]
  • Type: Australia: Queensland. Port Curtis District: 7.1 km by road NNW of Kalpowar Railway Station towards Many Peaks, 30 August 1975, R.Coveny 6847 & P.Hind (holo: BRI; iso: L, NSW).
misapplication: Pterocaulon sphacelatum (Labill.) Benth. ex F.Muell. legitimate by Stanley, T.D. in Stanley, T.D. & Ross, E.M. (1986), Asteraceae. Flora of South-eastern Queensland 2: 529, Fig. 74F
  • APC Dist.: NT, Qld
  • Etymology: "The specific epithet is from the Latin cilia meaning 'full of cilia' and refers to the numerous cilia on the margins of the inner bracts."
Bean, A.R. in Wilson, A.J.G. (ed.) (2015), Pterocaulon. Flora of Australia 37: 394, map [secondary reference]