Plectranthus amiculatus and P. altanmouiensis (Lamiaceae): new species from Cape York Peninsula, Queensland, Australia

Trevor Craig Wilson, Paul I Forster, Matt A.M. Renner


Two new species of Plectranthus are described from Cape York Peninsula, Queensland. Plectranthus amiculatus and P. altanmouiensis have restricted distributions on the peninsular tip and Altanmoui range, respectively. Both species are illustrated and notes on habitat, distribution, affinities and conservation status are provided.


Lamiaceae, Plectranthus, Plectranthus altanmouiensis, Plectranthus amiculatus, Australia flora, Queensland flora, Cape Melville, Cape York, new species, taxonomy

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