Vascular Plants Australian Plant Name Index (APNI)

Showing Clerodendrum tomentosum var. mollissima
Lamiaceae Martinov
Clerodendrum tomentosum var. mollissima Benth. , legitimate, scientific
Bentham, G. (1870), Flora Australiensis 5: 63 [tax. nov.]
  • Type: "N. Australia. Roebuck Bay, N.W. Coast, Martin; near Caledon Bay, Gulf of Carpentaria, R. Gull."
Bailey, F.M. (1913), Comprehensive Catalogue of Queensland Plants: 386 [secondary reference]
Munir, A.A. (20 July 1989), A taxonomic revision of the genus Clerodendrum L. (Verbenaceae) in Australia. Journal of the Adelaide Botanic Gardens 11: 160-161, Fig.11, Map 11 [secondary reference]
  • Lectotype: "Dr. Martin 44, Roebuck Bay, Western Australia, undated (MEL 98342, lectotype designated here!)"
pro parte taxonomic synonym: Clerodendrum ovatum R.Br. legitimate
Rye, B.L. in Wheeler, J.R. (ed.) (1992), Verbenaceae. Flora of the Kimberley Region: 788 [secondary reference]
Kenneally, K.F., Edinger, D.C. & Willing, T. (1996), Broome and Beyond. Plants and people of the Dampier Peninsula, Kimberley, Western Australia: 196 [secondary reference]
Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria (2006), Australian Plant Census: - APC [secondary reference]
orthographic variant: Clerodendron tomentosum var. mollissima Benth. orth. var. pro parte taxonomic synonym: Clerodendrum ovatum R.Br. legitimate
  • APC Dist.: WA
Western Australian Herbarium (2007), FloraBase: the Western Australian Flora Version 2.5: - [secondary reference]
Dowe, J.L. & Short, P.S. (2 February 2024), The Gullivers’ travels: Thomas Allen Gulliver (1848–1931), Benjamin John Gulliver (1851–1938) and Susannah Gulliver (1857–1938): their contribution to Australian natural history and horticulture. Swainsona 38: 60 [secondary reference]
  • Text: “R. Gull” and “B. Gull” are Benjamin Gulliver. The MEL syntype, seen on JSTOR-GP (Mar. 2023), has an original Gulliver label dated “2/10/67” with the comment “a small shrub with fruit grows in moist situation”.