Vascular Plants Australian Plant Name Index (APNI)

Showing Brachyscome walshii
Asteraceae Bercht. & J.Presl
Brachyscome walshii P.S.Short , legitimate, scientific
Short, P.S. (1 December 2014), A taxonomic review of Brachyscome Cass. (Asteraceae: Astereae), including description of a new genus, Roebuckia, new species and new infraspecific taxa. Journal of the Adelaide Botanic Gardens 28: 148-149, Figs 6E, 47 [tax. nov.]
  • Type: "Victoria. Crosscut Saw between Mts Howitt and Speculation, at its junction with the Mt Thorn Range, 1.1 km north of Mt Howitt (37 09'58"S, 146 38'45"E), rosetted herb, locally common in Grevillea australis open heath with Aciphylla glacialis, Poa fawcettiae, Celmisia asteliifolia, 7 Jan. 1981, N.G.Walsh 2533 (holotype: MEL 220436)."
taxonomic synonym: Brachyscome sp. 2 [n/a]
  • Etymology: "The specific epithet honours Neville Walsh (MEL) who can list, among his many valuable botanical accomplishments, the authorship and editing of many treatments of the Flora of Victoria."
Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria (31 July 2018), Australian Plant Census: - APC [secondary reference]
taxonomic synonym: Brachyscome sp. 2 [n/a] taxonomic synonym: Brachyscome sp. Crosscut Saw (N.G.Walsh 2533) P.S.Short [n/a]
  • APC Dist.: Vic