Vascular Plants Australian Plant Name Index (APNI)

Showing Coffea
Rubiaceae Juss.
Coffea L. , legitimate, scientific
Linnaeus, C. (1 May 1753), Species Plantarum 1: 172 [tax. nov.]
  • Type: Coffea arabica L.
Linnaeus, C. (1754), Genera Plantarum Edn. 5: 80 [secondary reference]
Mueller, F.J.H. von (1874), Fragmenta Phytographiae Australiae 8(65): 147 [secondary reference]
Mueller, F.J.H. von (1882), Systematic Census of Australian Plants: 75 [secondary reference]
Bailey, F.M. (1913), Comprehensive Catalogue of Queensland Plants: 245 [secondary reference]
Cronquist, A.J. (1981), An Integrated System of Classification of Flowering Plants: 997 [secondary reference]
Jacobs, S.W.L. & Pickard, J. (1981), Plants of New South Wales: 188 [secondary reference]
Ross, E.M. in Stanley, T.D. & Ross, E.M. (1986), Rubiaceae. Flora of South-eastern Queensland 2: 343-344 [secondary reference]
Green, P.S. in Wilson, A.J.G. (ed.) (1994), Norfolk Island & Lord Howe Island. Flora of Australia 49: 357 [secondary reference]
  • Etymology: Derived from Kaffa, the south-western Ethiopian Province, where it is native.
Cooper, W.E. & Cooper, W.T. (2004), Fruits of the Australian Tropical Rainforest: 438 [secondary reference]
Mabberley, D.J. (1 May 2008), Mabberley's Plant-Book Edn. 3: 200-201 [secondary reference]
CHAH (2011), Australian Plant Census: - APC [secondary reference]
taxonomic synonym: Psilanthus Hook.f. legitimate
  • APC Dist.: Qld (native and naturalised), LHI (doubtfully naturalised), NI (doubtfully naturalised)
Davis, A.P., Tosh, J., Ruch, N. & Fay, M.F. (2011), Growing coffee: Psilanthus (Rubiaceae) subsumed on the basis of molecular and morphological data; implications for the size, morphology, distribution and evolutionary history of Coffea. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 167: 375-376 [secondary reference]
taxonomic synonym: Psilanthus Hook.f. legitimate