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Taxon: Hoya australis R. Br. ex J. Traill

 
Genus: Hoya
Family: Apocynaceae
Subfamily: Asclepiadoideae
Tribe: Marsdenieae
Nomen number: 19392
Place of publication: Trans. Hort. Soc. London 7:28. 1830
Link to protologue:
Comment: authorship (James Traill) verified from original literature
Name Verified on: 06-Feb-2012 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 06-Feb-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • Samoan waxplant  (Source: L Hawaii) - English
  • australische Porzellanblume  (Source: Zander Ency) - German

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Zander ed14)
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • PAPUASIA: Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [New South Wales (n.e.), Queensland, Northern Territory]

    Pacific
    • SOUTHWESTERN PACIFIC: American Samoa, Fiji, Samoa, Tonga, Vanuatu


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Albers, F. & U. Meve, eds. Illustrated handbook of succulent plants: Asclepiadaceae. 2002 (Ill Hdb Succ Pl Ascl) 148.
  2. Bentham, G. Flora australiensis. 1863-1878 (F AustBenth)
  3. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  4. Erhardt, W. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 16. Auflage. 2000 (Zander ed16)
  5. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  6. Galbraith, J. 1977. Field guide to the wildflowers of SE Australia
  7. George, A. S., ed. Flora of Australia. (F Aust)
  8. Harden, G. J., ed. Flora of New South Wales. (F NSWales)
  9. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  10. Institute of Pacific Islands Forestry Pacific Island Ecosystems at Risk (PIER): plant threats to Pacific ecosystems (on-line resource). (Pacif I Ecosyst Risk)
  11. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  12. Parham, J. W. Plants of the Fiji islands, revised ed. 1972 (F Fiji)
  13. Smith, A. C. Flora vitiensis nova. (F Viti)
  14. Smith, A. C. Flora vitiensis nova. (F Viti)
  15. St. John, H. List and summary of the flowering plants in the Hawaiian islands. 1973 (L Hawaii)

Check other web resources for Hoya australis R. Br. ex J. Traill :

  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • ABRS: Australian Biological Resources Study Flora of Australia online
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=19392. Accessed 19 November 2018.