Vascular Plants Australian Plant Name Index (APNI)

Showing Bowenia spectabilis
Zamiaceae Horan.
Bowenia spectabilis Hook. ex Hook.f. , legitimate, scientific
Hooker, J.D. (1863), Bowenia spectabilis. Curtis's Botanical Magazine 89: t. 5398 BHL [tax. nov.]
  • Type: "The discoverer of this singular plant was the late Allan Cunningham, from whom we received upwards of forty years ago a portion of a frond, collected at the Endeavour river (lat. 15°S.) in 1819 ... Nothing, however, was known further of it till Mr. Walter Hill ... rediscovered it in Rockingham Bay, and sent a young living plant ... to the Royal Gardens, Kew, in 1863."
Mueller, F.J.H. von (1882), Systematic Census of Australian Plants: 110 [secondary reference]
Bailey, F.M. (1913), Comprehensive Catalogue of Queensland Plants: 518 [secondary reference]
  • Vernacular: Jul-bin
  • Vernacular: Moo-nah
  • Vernacular: Gunyoo
Domin, K. (1915), Beitrage zur Flora und Pflanzengeographie Australiens. Bibliotheca Botanica 20(85): 244 [secondary reference]
Johnson, L.A.S. (1959), The families of cycads and the Zamiaceae of Australia. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 84: 112 [secondary reference]
Williams, K.A.W. (1980), Native Plants of Queensland Edn. 2, 1: 38 [secondary reference]
common name: Zamia Fern [n/a]
Jones, D.L. (1993), Cycads Of The World: 108 [secondary reference]
Cooper, W.E. & Cooper, W.T. (1994), Fruits of the Rainforest: 56-57, Fig. 93 [secondary reference]
common name: Zamia Fern [n/a]
Hyland, B.P.M., Gray, B. & Elick, R.W. in Cooper, W.E. & Cooper, W.T. (1994), Appendix I: Provisional Species List. Fruits of the Rainforest: 313 [secondary reference]
Hill, K.D. in McCarthy, P.M. (ed.) (1998), Stangeriaceae. Flora of Australia 48: 636-637, Map 568 [secondary reference]
Hyland, B.P.M., Whiffin, T.P., Christophel, D.C., Gray, B., Elick, R.W. & Ford, A.J. (1999), Australian tropical rain forest trees and shrubs. Australian tropical rain forest trees and shrubs: 92 [secondary reference]
Cooper, W.E. & Cooper, W.T. (2004), Fruits of the Australian Tropical Rainforest: 2 [secondary reference]
taxonomic synonym: Bowenia sp. (Tinaroo) [n/a] taxonomic synonym: Bowenia sp. (Mt. Haig) [n/a] common name: Zamia Fern [n/a]
CHAH (2006), Australian Plant Census: - APC [secondary reference]
nomenclatural synonym: Bowenia spectabilis Hook. ex Hook.f. var. spectabilis legitimate taxonomic synonym: Bowenia sp. Tinaroo [n/a] taxonomic synonym: Bowenia sp. (Tinaroo) [n/a] taxonomic synonym: Bowenia sp. (Mt. Haig) [n/a]
  • APC Dist.: Qld