Vascular Plants Australian Plant Name Index (APNI)

Showing Anisomeles xerophila
Lamiaceae Martinov
Anisomeles xerophila A.R.Bean , legitimate, scientific
Bean, A.R. (3 November 2015), A taxonomic revision of Anisomeles R.Br. (Lamiaceae). Austrobaileya 9(3): 374-375, Figs 5J, 11C, Map 1 APC [tax. nov.]
  • 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."
Bostock, P.D. & Holland, A.E. (August 2016), Appendix A: New names and name and status changes 2015 census to 2016 census. Introduction to the Census of the Queensland Flora 2016: 21 [secondary reference]