Vascular Plants Australian Plant Name Index (APNI)

Showing Cymbopogon obtectus
Poaceae Barnhart
Cymbopogon obtectus S.T.Blake , legitimate, scientific
Blake, S.T. (1944), Monographic studies in the Australian Andropogoneae, Part I, including revisions of the genera Bothriochloa, Capillipedium, Chrysopogon, Vetiveria and Spathia. University of Queensland, Department of Biology, Papers 2(3): 55 [tax. nov.]
  • Type: "Gregory North District: Woodstock, west of Winton, Chiefly near channels in gidgea (Acacia Cambagei) country, June 29th, 1934, Blake (TYPE in BRI)."
Vickery, J.W. (1961), Gramineae. Contributions from the New South Wales National Herbarium, Flora Series 19(1): 53-54 [secondary reference]
common name: Silky Heads [n/a]
  • Text: "This species has generally been referred to Cymbopogon bombycinus (R.Br.) Domin or Andropogon bombycinus R.Br."
Eichler, Hj. (1965), Supplement to J.M.Black's Flora of South Australia (Second Edition, 1943-1957): 42 [secondary reference]
taxonomic synonym: Cymbopogon bombycinus (R.Br.) Domin legitimate
Chippendale, G.M. (17 April 1972), Check List of Northern Territory Plants. Proceedings of the Linnean Society of New South Wales 96(4): 220 BHL [secondary reference]
Blake, S.T. (1974), Revision of the genera Cymbopogon and Schizachyrium (Gramineae) in Australia. Contributions from the Queensland Herbarium 17: 49-53 [secondary reference]
Soenarko, S. (1977), The genus Cymbopogon Sprengel (Gramineae). Reinwardtia 9(3): 293-294 [secondary reference]
Cunningham, G.M., Mulham, W.E., Milthorpe, P.L. & Leigh, J.H. (1981), Plants of Western New South Wales: 77 [secondary reference]
common name: Woolly-headed Grass [n/a] common name: Silky-heads [n/a]
Jacobs, S.W.L. & Pickard, J. (1981), Plants of New South Wales: 40 [secondary reference]
Lazarides, M. in Jessop, J.P. (ed.) (1981), Gramineae (Poaceae). Flora of Central Australia: 489 [secondary reference]
common name: Silky-heads [n/a]
Green, J.W. (1985), Census of the Vascular Plants of Western Australia Edn. 2: 32 [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: 949 [secondary reference]
common name: Silkyheads [n/a]
Dunlop, C.R. (1987), Checklist of the Vascular Plants of the Northern Territory. Technical Report: Conservation Commission of the Northern Territory 26: 61 [secondary reference]
Stanley, T.D. in Stanley, T.D. & Ross, E.M. (1989), Poaceae. Flora of South-eastern Queensland 3: 263 [secondary reference]
common name: Silkyheads [n/a]
Jacobs, S.W.L. & Wall, C.A. in Harden, G.J. (ed.) (1993), Poaceae p.p. Flora of New South Wales 4: 445, pl. 26 [secondary reference]
common name: Silky Heads [n/a]
Walsh, N.G. in Walsh, N.G. & Entwisle, T.J. (ed.) (1994), Poaceae. Flora of Victoria Edn. 1, 2: 624 [secondary reference]
common name: Silky-heads [n/a]
Williams, K.A.W. (1999), Native Plants of Queensland 4: 134 [secondary reference]
Jacobs, S.W.L., Whalley, R.D.B. & Wheeler, D.J.B. (2008), Grasses of New South Wales Edn. 4: 191 (fig.) [secondary reference]
common name: Silky Heads [n/a]
Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria (2009), Australian Plant Census: - APC [secondary reference]
misapplication: Cymbopogon bombycinus (R.Br.) Domin legitimate by Black, J.M. (1943), Flora of South Australia Edn. 2, 1: 63
  • APC Comment: Hybrids between Cymbopogon obtectus and C. refractus are known from Qld.
  • APC Dist.: WA, NT, SA, Qld, NSW, Vic