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Taxon: Scaevola sericea Vahl

Synonym of Scaevola taccada (Gaertn.) Roxb.

Genus: Scaevola
Family: Goodeniaceae
Nomen number: 70614
Place of publication: Symb. bot. 2:37. 1791
Name verified on: 21-Nov-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 12-Mar-2001
No species priority site assigned.



  • Arnold, T. H. & B. C. De Wet, eds. 1993. Plants of southern Africa: names and distribution. Mem. Bot. Surv. S. Africa no. 62. [accepts].
  • Aubréville, A. et al., eds. 1967–. Flore de la Nouvelle Caledonie et dependances. [accepts].
  • Bosser, J. M. et al., eds. 1976–. Flores des Mascareignes.
  • Chinese Academy of Sciences. 1959–. Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. [accepts].
  • Dassanayake, M. D. & F. R. Fosberg, eds. 1980–. A revised handbook to the flora of Ceylon.
  • George, A. S., ed. 1980–. Flora of Australia.
  • Green, P. S. 1991. The Indo-Pacific strand Scaevola (Goodeniaceae) - yet again. Taxon 40:118–122.
  • Hnatiuk, R. J. 1990. Census of Australian vascular plants. Australian Flora and Fauna Series No. 11. [= S. "fructescens"].
  • Humbert, J.-H., ed. 1936–. Flore de Madagascar et des Comores.
  • Shannon, R. K. et al. 1997. (1322) Proposal to conserve the name Scaevola taccada (Goodenaceae) with a conserved type. Taxon 46:801–802. [proposes conservation of S. taccada].
  • Steenis, C. G. G. J. van, ed. 1948–. Flora malesiana. [accepts].
  • Turrill, W. B. et al., eds. 1952–. Flora of tropical East Africa. [accepts].
  • Wagner, W. L. et al. 1990. Manual of the flowering plants of Hawai'i. [accepts].

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