Goodenia subg. Porphyranthus sect. Porphyranthus G.Don,

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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scientific name

Goodenia subg. Porphyranthus sect. Porphyranthus G.Don
status

 

Goodenia subg. Porphyranthus sect. Porphyranthus G.Don 

= Goodenia sect. Amphichila  DC., Prodr. 5: 516. 1836 - Type: G. pumilio  R.Br.

= Neogoodenia  C.A.Gardner & A.S.George, J. Roy. Soc. Western Australia 46: 138, fig. 6. 1963 - Type: N. minutiflora  C.Gardner & A.S.George ≡ Goodenia neogoodenia  Carolin.

Description.

Herbs. Leaves basal, cauline or both. Flowers in thyrses, racemes, or loose panicles, rarely head-like or solitary in axils, bracts often leaf-like in lower parts becoming linear distally; pedicel usually with bracteoles. Corolla bilabiate or rarely fan-like, yellow, mauve to pinkish, or deep red, glabrous inside or with a few hairs. Style simple. Ovary with more than 30 ovules scattered over placentas. Seeds mostly less than 1 mm wide, glossy, with a prominent rim or wing c. 0.1 mm wide or obsolete.

Number of taxa and distribution.

A section of 26 species, mostly in northern and central Australia with G. purpurascens  and G. pumilio  also present in New Guinea. Many species are confined to seasonally wet habitats.

Included species.

G. berringbinensis  Carolin, G. bicolor  F.Muell. ex Benth., G. chthonocephala  Carolin, G. claytoniacea  F.Muell. ex Benth., G. corralina  L.W.Sage & K.A.Sheph.; G. cravenii  R.L.Barrett & M.D.Barrett, G. cylindrocarpa  Albr., G. gloeophylla  Carolin, G. gracilis  R.Br., G. gypsicola  Symon; G. halophila  Albr., G. humilis  R.Br., G. kakadu  Carolin, G. lamprosperma  F.Muell., G. lyrata  Carolin, G. macbarronii  Carolin, G. minutiflora  F.Muell., G. modesta  J.M.Black, G. neogoodenia  Carolin, G. nocoleche  Pellow & J.L.Porter, G. oenpelliensis  R.L.Barrett, G. paniculata  Sm., G. pumilio  R.Br., G. purpurascens  R.Br., G. rosulata  Domin, G. viscidula  Carolin.

Kingdom

Plantae

Phylum

Tracheophyta

Class

Magnoliopsida

Order

Asterales

Family

Goodeniaceae

Genus

Goodenia

Loc

Goodenia subg. Porphyranthus sect. Porphyranthus G.Don

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

Goodenia neogoodenia

R. Carolin 1990
1990
Loc

Neogoodenia

C.A.Gardner & A.S.George 1963
1963