Vascular Plants Australian Plant Name Index (APNI)

Showing Hydrocotyle rivularis
Araliaceae Juss.
Hydrocotyle rivularis H.Eichler ex Henwood , legitimate, scientific
Henwood, M.J. (28 August 2014), Hydrocotyle rivularis: a new trifoliolate species from south-eastern Australia. Telopea 17: 218-221, Figs 1, 2 (map) APC [tax. nov.]
  • Type: "New South Wales: Southern Tablelands: Gudgenby Nature Reserve, Grassy Creek crossing, H. Eichler 22881, 21 Dec 1981 (holo CANB452632.1; iso: CHR, CONC, L, LAE, MEL713559A, MO, NSW277956)."
taxonomic synonym: Hydrocotyle sp. aff. tripartita [n/a] taxonomic synonym: Hydrocotyle sp. A (aff. tripartita) [n/a] taxonomic synonym: Hydrocotyle sp. Happy Jacks Plain [n/a]
  • APC Dist.: NSW, ACT, Vic
  • Etymology: "The specific epithet refers to its preference for growing in (relatively high altitude) streams."
  • Comment: "The name was used by the late Hansj√∂rg Eichler on a number of specimens circulated to Australian herbaria."