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A cladistic and biogeographic analysis of Philotheca (Rutaceae) and allied genera

@inproceedings{Bayly2001ACA,
  title={A cladistic and biogeographic analysis of Philotheca (Rutaceae) and allied genera},
  author={M. Bayly},
  year={2001}
}
This thesis considers the relationships, classification and historical biogeography of the related Australian endemic flowering plant genera Philotlzeca, Eriostemon and Crowea (family Rutaceae, tribe Boronieae). It focuses mostly on relationships within and between these genera, but also considers the relationships of these groups to other members of the tribe Boronieae, particularly the small genera Geleznowia and Drummondita. It includes a brief appraisal of the species-level taxonomy of… Expand
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