Vascular Plants Australian Plant Name Index (APNI)

Showing Graptophyllum earlii
Acanthaceae Juss.
Graptophyllum earlii F.Muell. , nom. illeg., nom. superfl., scientific
Mueller, F.J.H. von (1867), Fragmenta Phytographiae Australiae 6(43): 87 BHL [nom. nov.]
replaced synonym: Earlia excelsa F.Muell. legitimate taxonomic synonym: Thyrsacanthus earlii F.Muell. nom. inval., pro syn.
  • Comment: The name Graptophyllum earlii F.Muell. var. earlii is listed by A.D.Chapman, Austral. Pl. Name Index 1459 (1991), but this autonym does not exist, in accordance with ICN Art. 27.2 (Melbourne Code, 2012).
  • Comment: nom. illeg., nom. superfl., as the epithet excelsum was available in Graptophyllum in 1867 and thus ought to have been adopted by Mueller.
Mueller, F.J.H. von (1882), Systematic Census of Australian Plants: 99 [secondary reference]
Bailey, F.M. (1913), Comprehensive Catalogue of Queensland Plants: 375, Fig. 352 [secondary reference]
Barker, R.M. (12 September 1986), A taxonomic revision of Australian Acanthaceae. Journal of the Adelaide Botanic Gardens 9: 161 [nomenclatural synonym]
nomenclatural synonym of: Graptophyllum excelsum (F.Muell.) Druce legitimate
Bean, A.R. & Sharpe, P.R. (27 September 1991), Notes on Graptophyllum Nees (Acanthaceae) in Australia. Austrobaileya 3(3): 552 [nomenclatural synonym]
nomenclatural synonym of: Graptophyllum excelsum (F.Muell.) Druce legitimate
Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria (2010), Australian Plant Census: - [taxonomic synonym]
taxonomic synonym of: Graptophyllum excelsum (F.Muell.) Druce legitimate