Vascular Plants Australian Plant Name Index (APNI)

Showing Amphibromus
Poaceae Barnhart
Amphibromus Nees , legitimate, scientific
Nees von Esenbeck, C.G.D. in Hooker, W.J. (1843), Gramina Novae Hollandiae. London Journal of Botany 2: 420 [tax. nov.]
  • Type: Amphibromus neesii Steudel (ref. E.G.Steudel, Syn. Pl. Glum. 1 (1854) 328 – the first species described). [Index Nominum Genericorum1 (1979) 70 gives Bromus arenarius Labill.]
  • Comment: No combinations were made under this name by Nees, in the original publication of the genus.
Hooker, J.D. (3 September 1858), The botany of the Antarctic voyage of H.M. Discovery ships Erebus and Terror. III. Flora Tasmaniae 2(7): 121 [basionym]
basionym of: Danthonia sect. Amphibromus (Nees) Hook.f. legitimate
Mueller, F.J.H. von (1882), Systematic Census of Australian Plants: 134 [taxonomic synonym]
taxonomic synonym of: Danthonia DC. nom. cons.
Black, J.M. (1922), Cyatheaceae - Orchidaceae. Flora of South Australia 1: 73 [secondary reference]
  • Etymology: "Greek amphi, about; bromos, oat: near the genus Avena."
Black, J.M. (1943), Flora of South Australia Edn. 2, 1: 104 [secondary reference]
common name: Swamp Wallaby Grass [n/a]
  • Etymology: "Greek amphi, about; bromos, oat; near the genus Avena"
Gardner, C.A. (1952), Gramineae. Flora of Western Australia 1(1): 34 [secondary reference]
Beadle, N.C.W., Evans, O.D. & Carolin, R.C. (1962), Handbook of the Vascular Plants of the Sydney District and Blue Mountains: 538 [secondary reference]
Burbidge, N.T. & Gray, M. (1970), Flora of the Australian Capital Territory: 36-37 [secondary reference]
common name: Swamp Wallaby Grass [n/a]
Jacobs, S.W.L. & Pickard, J. (1981), Plants of New South Wales: 36 [secondary reference]
Jacobs, S.W.L. & Lapinpuro, L. (24 April 1986), The Australian species of Amphibromus (Poaceae). Telopea 2(6): 715-729 [secondary reference]
Bennett, E.M. in Marchant, N.G., Wheeler, J.R., Rye, B.L., Bennett, E.M., Lander, N.S. & Macfarlane, T.D. (1987), Poaceae. Flora of the Perth Region 2: 937 [secondary reference]
Jacobs, S.W.L. & McClay, K.L. in Harden, G.J. (ed.) (1993), Amphibromus. Flora of New South Wales 4: 596 [secondary reference]
Morris, D.I. in Curtis, W.M. & Morris, D.I. (1994), Poaceae. The Student's Flora of Tasmania 4B: 231-232 [secondary reference]
Walsh, N.G. in Walsh, N.G. & Entwisle, T.J. (ed.) (1994), Poaceae. Flora of Victoria Edn. 1, 2: 444 [secondary reference]
Wheeler, J.R., Marchant, N.G. & Lewington, M. (2002), Flora of the South West 1: 397 [secondary reference]
Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria (2008), Australian Plant Census: - APC [secondary reference]
taxonomic synonym: Danthonia sect. Amphibromus (Nees) Hook.f. legitimate
  • APC Dist.: WA, SA, Qld, NSW, ACT, Vic, Tas
Jacobs, S.W.L., Whalley, R.D.B. & Wheeler, D.J.B. (2008), Grasses of New South Wales Edn. 4: 104 (fig.), 117-118 [secondary reference]
  • Etymology: "from the Greek words for 'near' and 'oats' or 'food'."
Mabberley, D.J. (1 May 2008), Mabberley's Plant-Book Edn. 3: 39 [secondary reference]
Weiller, C.M., Jacobs, S.W.L. & Thompson, I.R. in Wilson, A.J.G. (ed.) (2009), Amphibromus. Flora of Australia 44A: 130 [secondary reference]
nomenclatural synonym: Danthonia sect. Amphibromus (Nees) Hook.f. legitimate