Lechenaultia biloba

Lechenaultia biloba


Taxonavigation: Asterales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Eudicots
Cladus: Core eudicots
Cladus: Asterids
Cladus: Campanulids
Ordo: Asterales

Familia: Goodeniaceae
Subfamilia: Dampieroideae
Genus: Lechenaultia
Species: Lechenaultia biloba


Lechenaultia biloba Lindl., 1839


  • Lechenaultia drummondii de Vriese, Verh. Holl. Maatsch. Wetensch. Haarlem ser. 2, 10: 182 (1854)
  • Lechenaultia grandiflora DC., Prod. 7: 519 (1839)
  • Leschenaultia grandiflora (DC.) Druce, Rep. Bot. Exch. Cl. Brit. Isles, 632 (1916) (1917)


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Australasia
    • Regional: Australia
      • Western Australia

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition


Primary referencesEdit

  • Lindley, J. 1839-1840. Appendix to the first twenty-three volumes of Edwards's botanical register consisting of a complete alphabetical and systematical index of names, synomymes and matter, adjusted to the present state of systematical botany, together with a sketch of the vegetation of the Swan River colony. iv + lviii + lxiv p., 9 pl. London: James Ridgway. BHL Reference page. : xxvii. 1839 "Leschenaultia"

Additional referencesEdit

  • Govaerts, R.H.A. 2003. World Checklist of Selected Plant Families Database in ACCESS: 1-216203. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [unavailable for the public] Reference page


Vernacular namesEdit

English: Blue Leschenaultia
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