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Showing Anisomeles xerophila
Type: "Australia: Northern Territory. North Hayward Creek on Stuart Highway, 58 km N of Tennant Creek, 19 April 1983, R.M. Barker 186 (holo: DNA: iso: AD)."
APC Dist.: NT, Qld
Etymology: "From the Greek xeros (dry) and philus (loving). This species alone extends to the semi-arid parts of Australia, where the annual rainfall is about 450 mm."