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Showing Brachyscome casstiana
Type: "New South Wales. 9.5 km northwest of Yetman on Bruxner Highway (28 52'S, 150 42'E). 2 Oct. 1988. C.W.E. Moore 8859 (holotype: CANB 387426; isotype: NSW 229544)."
APC Dist.: Qld, NSW
Etymology: "The epithet honours the authors and illustrator of Australian brachyscomes (Salkin et al. 1995), Esma Salkin, Gloria Thomlinson, Beth Armstrong, Bev Courtney and Maureen Schaumann, being derived from the first letter of their surnames. Judy Barker, editor of this excellent contribution to our knowledge of brachyscomes, is honoured elsewhere."