Vascular Plants Australian Plant Name Index (APNI)

Showing Stellaria angustifolia subsp. rotundisepala
Caryophyllaceae Juss.
Stellaria angustifolia subsp. rotundisepala C.H.Mill. & J.G.West , legitimate, scientific
Miller, C.H. & West, J.G. (10 July 2012), A revision of the genus Stellaria (Caryophyllaceae) in Australia. Journal of the Adelaide Botanic Gardens 25: 37-39, Figs 1B, 2Q-W, 6C APC [tax. nov.]
  • Type: Holotypus: New South Wales, At Source of Murray R[iver], 6 Jan. 1992, R. J. Bates 27162 (AD 99206284). Isotypi: CANB, NSW, MEL, NY.
taxonomic synonym: Stellaria angustifolia subsp. Timbarra River (N.A.Wakefield 4853) C.H.Mill. [n/a]
  • APC Dist.: SA, NSW, Vic, Tas
  • Etymology: "Subsp. rotundisepala has been named to reflect the unique shape of the sepals which is not found in any other species in Australia; from the Latin rotundus for round and sepalum for a sepal."