Nomenclature
Scientific Name:
Coprosma propinqua A.Cunn., Ann. Nat. Hist. 2: 206 (1839) var. propinqua
Synonymy:
  • = Coprosma propinqua var. typica W.R.B.Oliv., 132: 66 (1935) nom. illeg.
 Description

Spreading shrub; branchlets pubescent to nearly glab. Stipules tubular. Lamina narrow-oblong, obtuse to acute, contracted to base, ± 10–14 × 1–5–2.5 mm. Dist. of sp.

[From:  Allan (1961) Flora of New Zealand. Volume 1.]

 Biostatus
Indigenous (Endemic)
 Bibliography
Cunningham, A. 1839: Florae insularum Novae Zelandiae precursor; or a specimen of the botany of the islands of New Zealand. Annals of Natural History 2: 125–132.
de Lange, P.J.; Rolfe, J.R.; Barkla J.W.; Courtney, S.P.; Champion, P.D.; Perrie, L.R.; Beadel, S.N.; Ford, K.A.; Breitwieser, I.; Schönberger, I.; Hindmarsh-Walls, R.; Heenan, P.B.; Ladley, K. 2018: Conservation status of New Zealand indigenous vascular plants, 2017. New Zealand Threat Classification Series No. 22. [Not Threatened]
de Lange, P.J.; Rolfe, J.R.; Champion, P.D.; Courtney, S.P.; Heenan, P.B.; Barkla, J.W.; Cameron, E.K.; Norton, D.A.; Hitchmough, R.A. 2013: Conservation status of New Zealand indigenous vascular plants, 2012. New Zealand Threat Classification Series 3. Department of Conservation, Wellington. [Not Threatened]
Oliver, W.R.B. 1935: The genus Coprosma. Bulletin of Bishop Museum 132