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 Hydrocotyle corynophora
Type: "near the eastern sources of Swan River; Miss Alice Eaton."
APC Dist.: WA
Type: "Western Australia: Near the eastern sources of Swan River, Miss Alice Eaton s.n., 1889 (holotype: MEL7876 Figure 1)"
Etymology: "The specific epithet is derived from the Greek words coryne, ‘a club’, and phoros, ‘bearing’, with reference to the distinctive club-shaped peduncles.