Three new species of Aotus (Leguminosae: Mirbelieae) from south-western Australia

Carolyn Wilkins, Jennifer Chappill

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Wilkins, C.F. & Chappill, J.A. Three new species of Aotus (Leguminosae: Mirbelieae) from southwesternAustralia. Nuytsia 17: 459–468 (2007). The following three species of Aotus Sm. of the legumetribe Mirbelieae are here described as new: A. franklandii Chappill & C.F.Wilkins, A. lanea Chappill& C.F.Wilkins and A. prosacris Chappill & C.F.Wilkins. They are found in the south-west of WesternAustralia and are listed as Priority species for conservation by the Western Australian Department ofEnvironment and Conservation. They are described prior to generic revision, to provide charactersfor species identification to facilitate their conservation.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)459-468
Publication statusPublished - 2007


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