New Australian taxa in Juncus (Juncaceae)

Johnson, LAS 1991 , 'New Australian taxa in Juncus (Juncaceae)' , Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania, vol. 124, no. 2 , pp. 35-46 , doi: https://doi.org/10.26749/rstpp.124.2.35.

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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
Authors/Creators:Johnson, LAS
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
ISSN: 0080-4703
DOI / ID Number: https://doi.org/10.26749/rstpp.124.2.35
Collections: Royal Society Collection > Papers & Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania
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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

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