A revision of Lauraceae in Australia (excluding Cassytha)

Hyland, B.P.M. (1986) A revision of Lauraceae in Australia (excluding Cassytha). PhD thesis, James Cook University of North Queensland.

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This study deals with seven of the eight genera represented in Australia. (Cassytha is not included because it was revised by Weber (1981)). Beilschmiedia: 11 species including 6 new species, B. brunnea, B. castrisinensis, B. collina, B. peninsularis, B. recurva, volckii and one new combination B. tooram. Cinnamomum: 5 species. Cryptocarya: 46 species including 21 new species, C. bamagana, C. bellendenkerana, C. clarksoniana, C. claudiana, C. cocosoides, C. dorrigoensis, C. glaucocarpa, C. grandis, C. leucophylla, C. lividula, macdonaldii, C. melanocarpa, C. nova-anglica, C. onoprienkoana, C. putida, C. rhodosperma, C. saccharata, C. sclerophylla, C. smaragdina, C. vulgaris, C. williwilliana and two new varieties C. triplinervis var. pubens and C. triplinervis var. riparia. Endiandra: 38 species including 14 new species, E. bellendenkerana, E. bessaphila, E. collinsii, E. cooperana, E. floydii, E. grayi, E. ionesii, E. leptodendron, E. limnophila, E. monothyra, E. phaeocarpa, E. sideroxylon, E. wolfei, E. xanthocarpa and two new subspecies E. muelleri ssp. bracteata and E. monothyra ssp. trichophylla. Lindera: one new species, L. queenslandica. Litsea: 11 species including 4 new species, L. australis, L. bennettii, L. connorsii, L. granitica. Neolitsea: 3 species.

Item ID: 33773
Item Type: Thesis (PhD)
Keywords: Australian flora; Beilschmiedia; botany; Cinnamomum; classification; Cryptocarya; Endiandra; Lauraceae; Lindera; Litsea; morphology; Neolitsea; phylogeny; rain forests; rainforests; taxonomy
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