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This species is accepted, and its native range is SE. Australia, New Zealand.
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Antipodean Is., Chatham Is., New South Wales, New Zealand North, New Zealand South, Queensland, South Australia, Tasmania, Victoria

Introduced into:

California

Geranium potentilloides L'Hér. ex DC. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Jan 1, 2013 Curtis [IIB], Tasmania K001045233
Jan 1, 2013 Curtis [IIA], Tasmania K001045234
Jan 1, 2013 Carolin [796], Australia K001045235
Jan 1, 2013 s.coll. [s.n.], New Zealand K000729523 syntype
Jan 1, 2013 s.coll. [s.n.], New Zealand K000729526 Unknown type material
Jan 1, 2013 Colenso, W. [1638], New Zealand K000729524 lectotype
Jan 1, 2013 Lyall, D. [3700], New Zealand K000729527
Jan 1, 2013 Hooker, J.D. [3699], New Zealand K000729528 lectotype
Colenso, W. [1638], New Zealand K000729521 isolectotype
Raoul [s.n.], New Zealand K000729522 syntype

First published in Prodr. 1: 639 (1824)

Accepted by

  • Aedo, C. (2012). Revision of Geranium (Geraniaceae) in the New World Systematic Botany Monographs 95: 1-550.
  • Aedo, C. (2017). Revision of Geranium (Geraniaceae) in the Western and Central Pacific area Systematic Botany Monographs 102: 1-240.
  • Allan, H.A. (1961). Flora of New Zealand 1: 1-1085. Botany division, D.S.I.R., Christchurch.
  • Govaerts, R. (2003). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS G: 1-40325.
  • Van Steenis, C.G.G.J. (ed.) (1960-1972). Flora Malesiana 6: 1-1023. Noordhoff-Kolff N.V., Djakarta.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Aedo, C. (2012). Revision of Geranium (Geraniaceae) in the New World Systematic Botany Monographs 95: 1-550.
  • Aedo, C. (2017). Revision of Geranium (Geraniaceae) in the Western and Central Pacific area Systematic Botany Monographs 102: 1-240.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0