Vascular Plants Australian Plant Name Index (APNI)

Showing Spyridium furculentum
Rhamnaceae Juss.
Spyridium furculentum W.R.Barker & Kellermann , legitimate, scientific
Kellermann, J. & Barker, W.R. (16 March 2012), Revision of the Spyridium bifidum - S. halmaturinum complex (Rhamaceae: Pomaderreae) from South Australia and Victoria. Muelleria 30(1): 38-40, Figs 1m-q, 2 (map), 3d-e APC [tax. nov.]
  • Type: Victoria. [Precise locality information withheld for conservation reasons] Cooack Settlement Rd, S of Little Desert N.P. boundary, 21 Oct. 1995, W.R.Barker 7606, R.M.Barker & E. Kuzmanov (AD 173231). Isotype; AD, B, BM, CANB, K, MEL, MO, NSW, NY, PERTH, SI, W).
taxonomic synonym: Spyridium sp. nov. (Little Desert) [n/a] taxonomic synonym: Spyridium sp. 1 [n/a] taxonomic synonym: Spyridium sp. (Little Desert) [n/a] taxonomic synonym: Spyridium sp. Little Desert (N.G.Walsh 4767) Vic. Herbarium [n/a] pro parte misapplication: Cryptandra bifida (F.Muell.) F.Muell. legitimate by D'Alton, St. E. (1913), The botany of the "Little Desert," Wimmera, Victoria. The Victorian Naturalist 30: 68, 75 pro parte misapplication: Spyridium bifidum (F.Muell.) F.Muell. ex Benth. legitimate by Willis, J.H. (1973), A Handbook to Plants in Victoria Edn. 2, 2: 370 pro parte misapplication: Spyridium bifidum (F.Muell.) F.Muell. ex Benth. legitimate by Forbes, S.J., Gullan, P.K., Kilgour, R.A. & Powell, M.A. (1984), A Census of the Vascular Plants of Victoria: 75 pro parte misapplication: Spyridium bifidum (F.Muell.) F.Muell. ex Benth. legitimate by Ross, J.H. in Ross, J.H. (ed.) (January 1993), A Census of the Vascular Plants of Victoria Edn. 4: 96 common name: Forked spyridium [n/a]
  • APC Dist.: Vic
  • Etymology: The epithet derives from the Latin furcatus, forked, and the suffix -ulentus, indicating marked development, referring to the prominently forked leaves, unique in the S. halmaturinum group.