Vascular Plants Australian Plant Name Index (APNI)

Showing Herniaria
Caryophyllaceae Juss.
Herniaria L. , legitimate, scientific
Linnaeus, C. (1 May 1753), Species Plantarum 1: 218 [tax. nov.]
  • Type: (not designated).
Linnaeus, C. (1754), Genera Plantarum Edn. 5: 103 [secondary reference]
Tate, R. (1883), Transactions, proceedings and report, Royal Society of South Australia 6: 112 [secondary reference]
Mueller, F.J.H. von (10 March 1884), Systematic Census of Australian Plants Suppl. 1: 3 [secondary reference]
Black, J.M. (1924), Casuarinaceae - Euphorbiaceae. Flora of South Australia 2: 235 [secondary reference]
  • Etymology: From Latin hernia, because these plants were formerly supposed to cure ruptures.
Hitchcock, A.S. in Ramsbottom, J., Wilmott, A.J., Wakefield, E.M. & Sprague, T.A. (ed.) (August 1929), The application of Linnean generic names to be determined by means of specified Standard-species. Nomenclature: Proposals by British Botanists: 137 [secondary reference]
  • Lectotype: Herniaria glabra L.
Black, J.M. (January 1948), Casuarinaceae-Euphorbiaceae. Flora of South Australia Edn. 2, 2: 361 [secondary reference]
common name: Rupturewort [n/a]
  • Etymology: "From Latin hernia, because these plans were formerly supposed to cure ruptures."
Jacobs, S.W.L. & Pickard, J. (1981), Plants of New South Wales: 98 [secondary reference]
Doust, A. in Harden, G.J. (ed.) (1990), Caryophyllaceae. Flora of New South Wales 1: 262 [secondary reference]
Bittrich, V. in Kubitzki, K. (ed.) (1993), Caryophyllaceae. The Families and Genera of Vascular Plants 2: 223 [secondary reference]
Adams, L.G. in Walsh, N.G. & Entwisle, T.J. (ed.) (1996), Caryophyllaceae. Flora of Victoria 3: 253-254 [secondary reference]
Doust, A. in Harden, G.J. (ed.) (2000), Caryophyllaceae. Flora of New South Wales Revised Edition 1: 262 [secondary reference]
Western Australian Herbarium (2007), FloraBase: the Western Australian Flora Version 2.5: - APC [secondary reference]
  • APC Dist.: WA (naturalised), SA (naturalised), NSW (naturalised), Vic (naturalised)
Mabberley, D.J. (1 May 2008), Mabberley's Plant-Book Edn. 3: 402 [secondary reference]