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Showing Leucopogon simulans
Type: "South Eneabba Nature Reserve, Beros Road, 1.8 km from Brand Highway, Western Australia, 11 April 2010, M. Hislop 4000 (holo: PERTH 08270996; iso: CANB, MEL, NSW)."
APC Dist.: WA
Etymology: "The Latin epithet (simulans: imitating, resembling) refers to the generally similar appearance the species bears to several others with broad leaves ... that occur further to the south."