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Showing Thryptomene stapfii
Type: Bella Vista Nature Reserve, Western Australia [precise locality withheld for conservation reasons], 21 August 2003, B.L. Rye 238082 & M.E. Trudgen (holo: PERTH 06744605; iso: CANB, K, MEL, NSW).
APC Dist.: WA
Etymology: "Named after the Austrian botanist Otto Stapf (1822-1933), who held various positions at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew between 1890 and 1922, was editor of the Botanical Magazine from 1922 to 1933 (Stafleu & Cowan 1985 [i.e. Taxonomic literature. Vol. 5: Sal–Ste.]), and made a significant contribution to the taxonomy of Thryptomene."