Goodenia subg. Monochila sect. Verreauxia (Benth.) K.A.Sheph., comb. et., Shepherd & Lepschi & Johnson & Gardner & Sessa & Jabaily, 2020

Shepherd, Kelly A., Lepschi, Brendan J., Johnson, Eden A., Gardner, Andrew G., Sessa, Emily B. & Jabaily, Rachel S., 2020, The concluding chapter: recircumscription of Goodenia (Goodeniaceae) to include four allied genera with an updated infrageneric classification, PhytoKeys 152, pp. 27-104: 27

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http://dx.doi.org/10.3897/phytokeys.152.49604

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scientific name

Goodenia subg. Monochila sect. Verreauxia (Benth.) K.A.Sheph., comb. et.
status

stat. nov.

Goodenia subg. Monochila sect. Verreauxia (Benth.) K.A.Sheph., comb. et.  stat. nov.

Verreauxia  Benth., Fl. Austral. 4: 105. 1868, syn. nov. - Type: V. verreauxii  (de Vriese) Carolin = Dampiera verrauxii  de Vriese.

= Pentaptilon  E.Pritz., Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 35(4): 564, fig. 65. 1905, syn. nov. - Type: P. careyi  (F.Muell.) Pritzel ≡ Catospermum careyi  F.Muell. ≡ Goodenia careyi  (F.Muell.) K.A.Sheph.

Description.

Herbs or shrubs. Leaves basal and/or cauline, with unique branched hairs. Flowers in loose or spike-like, often a branched thyrse on a terminal scape with bracteose bracts; bracteoles present. Sepals equal. Corolla bilabiate, yellow, with or without hairs inside throat, enations absent; scarcely auriculate; pouch inconspicuous to short. Ovary 1- to 2-locular, with unique reddish or golden multicellular hairs between 3 of the sepaline ribs that may be winged (in G. careyi  ), with 1-6 ovules per locule scattered over placentas. Fruit a compressed, hairy nut or an indehiscent capsule with wings. Seeds 1.7-2.5 mm long, wing obsolete.

Number of taxa and distribution.

A section of four species endemic to south-western Australia.

Included species.

G. careyi  (F.Muell.) K.A.Sheph., G. etheira  K.A.Sheph., G. reinwardtii  (de Vriese) K.A.Sheph., G. verreauxii  (de Vriese) K.A.Sheph.

Kingdom

Plantae

Phylum

Tracheophyta

Class

Magnoliopsida

Order

Asterales

Family

Goodeniaceae

Genus

Goodenia

Loc

Goodenia subg. Monochila sect. Verreauxia (Benth.) K.A.Sheph., comb. et.

Shepherd, Kelly A., Lepschi, Brendan J., Johnson, Eden A., Gardner, Andrew G., Sessa, Emily B. & Jabaily, Rachel S. 2020
2020
Loc

Catospermum careyi

Bentham 1868
1868