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New Australian taxa in Juncus (Juncaceae)


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Johnson, LAS (1991) New Australian taxa in Juncus (Juncaceae). Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania, Aspect. pp. 35-46. ISSN 0080-4703

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From southeastern Australia, including Tasmania, the Juncus alexandri complex (in section Genuini) is discussed, with new
taxa: J alexandri L. Johnson subsp. alexandri and subsp. melanobasis L. Johnson, J. laeviusculus L. JOfmson subsp.
laeviusculus and subsp. illawarrensis L. Johnson, I bassianus L. Johson, J. astreptus L. Johnson. Three new species of section
Septati are also described from the same region: J. ratkowskyanus L. Johnson, J. curtisiae L. Johnson, J. thompsonianus L. Johnson;
all are small mat-forming plants.

Item Type: Article
Keywords: Royal Society of Tasmania, RST, Van Diemens Land, natural history, science, ecology, taxonomy, botany, zoology, geology, geography, papers & proceedings, Australia, UTAS Library
Journal or Publication Title: Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania
Page Range: pp. 35-46
ISSN: 0080-4703
Collections: Royal Society Collection > Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania
Additional Information:

This Symposium is a tribute to the botanical work of Dr. Winifred M. Curtis AM, work largely concerned with Tasmanian plants. Scientific and public knowledge of the Tasmania flora has been greatly enhanced by her contributions.
Edited by M.R. Banks, S.J. Smith, A.E. Orchard and G. Kantvilas. – Copyright Royal Society of Tasmania

Date Deposited: 03 Aug 2012 02:18
Last Modified: 18 Nov 2014 04:39
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