is mainly the work of Greg Jordan and David Tng, School of Plant Science,
University of Tasmania. A teaching initiative
by the Faculty of Science, Engineering and Technology, University of
Tasmania supported the development of the first version of this key,
with Ruth Osborne, Simon James, Anna McEldowney
providing considerable assistance. Julia Dineen (Julia Dineen
Graphic Design, Cremorne, Tasmania) designed the original layout.
also contributed, including Sheldon Navie
(Weed CRC, Queensland), Paddy Dalton and Robert Wiltshire (School of
Plant Science), Matthew Baker and Marco Duretto (Tasmanian
Herbarium) as well as numerous members of the public and
undergraduates in Plant Science.
Keys, descriptions and other information are modified from
various published works or web sites, notably:
WM, Morris DI (1963-1994). "The Student's Flora of Tasmania" Vols.
1-4b (Tasmanian Government Printer: Hobart.)
The Flora of Victoria (Inkata Press).
The Census of Tasmanian Vascular Plants (www.tmag.tas.gov.au/Herbarium/TasVascPlants.pdf)
The Flora of New South Wales (http://plantnet.rbgsyd.gov.au/)
The Flora of Australia
The Tasmanian threatened species
Menadue Y, Crowden RK
(1989). Tasmanian species of Ranunculus - a new key. Papers
and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania. 123
Unpublished keys to Tasmanian
epacrids and Epacris species by Ron Crowden.
Thompson IR (2004). Taxonomic
Studies of Australian Senecio (Asteraceae) 1. The disciform species. Muelleria
21, 101 ff.
Thompson IR (2005). Taxonomic
Studies of Australian Senecio (Asteraceae) 5. The S. pinnatifolius/S.
lautus complex. Muelleria 21, 23-76.
The Understorey Network
provides propagation and habitat information on a large number of
Tasmanian native species.