Vascular Plants Australian Plant Name Index (APNI)

Showing Tribulus minutus
Zygophyllaceae R.Br.
Tribulus minutus Leichh. ex Benth. , legitimate, scientific
Bentham, G. (30 May 1863), Flora Australiensis 1: 291 [tax. nov.]
  • Type: "Queensland(?), Leichhardt's Expedition."
Mueller, F.J.H. von (1882), Systematic Census of Australian Plants: 13 [secondary reference]
Mueller, F.J.H. von (1886), Systematic Census of Australian Plants Suppl. 3: 4 [secondary reference]
Mueller, F.J.H. von (13 May 1889), Systematic Census of Australian Plants Suppl. 4: 5 [secondary reference]
Mueller, F.J.H. von (December 1889), Second Systematic Census of Australian Plants: 23 BHL [secondary reference]
Engler, H.G.A. in Engler, H.G.A. & Prantl, K.A.E. (ed.) (December 1890), Zygophyllaceae. Die Naturlichen Pflanzenfamilien III, 4(52): 88 [basionym]
basionym of: Kallstroemia minuta (Leichh. ex Benth.) Engl. legitimate
Bailey, F.M. (1913), Comprehensive Catalogue of Queensland Plants: 72 [secondary reference]
Cunningham, G.M., Mulham, W.E., Milthorpe, P.L. & Leigh, J.H. (1981), Plants of Western New South Wales: 437 [secondary reference]
common name: Small Cat-head [n/a]
Jacobs, S.W.L. & Pickard, J. (1981), Plants of New South Wales: 211 [secondary reference]
Wilson, K.L. in Harden, G.J. (ed.) (1992), Tribulus. Flora of New South Wales 3: 13 [secondary reference]
Barker, R.M. (17 February 1998), A trial key and notes on Tribulus (Zygophyllaceae) in Australia, including one new species and validation of Tribulus suberosus. Nuytsia 12(1): 32 [secondary reference]
nomenclatural synonym: Kallstroemia minuta (Leichh. ex Benth.) Engl. legitimate
Jeanes, J.A. in Walsh, N.G. & Entwisle, T.J. (ed.) (1999), Zygophyllaceae. Flora of Victoria 4: 207, Fig. 38d [secondary reference]
common name: Caltrop [n/a]
CHAH (2007), Australian Plant Census: - APC [secondary reference]
nomenclatural synonym: Kallstroemia minuta (Leichh. ex Benth.) Engl. legitimate doubtful taxonomic synonym: Tribulus acanthococcus F.Muell. legitimate
  • APC Comment: Tribulus acanthococcus is the earlier name should these two species prove to be conspecific
  • APC Dist.: WA, NT, SA, Qld, NSW, Vic
Barker, R.M. in Wilson, A.J.G. (ed.) (2013), Zygophyllaceae. Flora of Australia 26: 543-544, Fig. 77N-P [secondary reference]
nomenclatural synonym: Kallstroemia minuta (Leichh. ex Benth.) Engl. legitimate pro parte misapplication: Tribulus terrestris L. legitimate by Eichler, Hj. in Jessop, J.P. & Toelken, H.R. (ed.) (1986), Flora of South Australia Edn. 4, 2: 728