The Australian Plant Name Index (APNI) is a tool for the botanical community that deals with plant names and their usage in the scientific literature, whether as a current name or synonym. APNI does not recommend any particular taxonomy or nomenclature. For a listing of currently accepted scientific names for the Australian vascular flora, please use the Australian Plant Census (APC) link above.
Showing Chionochloa howensis
Type: "`Razorback, S. end summit plateau, Mt. Gower, Lord Howe Island, J. Pickard 2634, 21.xi.1975. Rare tussock grass to 0.7 m high on exposed rocky basalt spur on edge of scrub. On edges of 700 m cliff in low appressed scrub. Leaves nibbled by feral goats. 31°35′S 159°04′E Grid ref 790 000' (NSW). ISOTYPES: BRI, CHR, K, US."
APC Dist.: LHI