Scientific Name:
Lagenophora schmidiae de Lange & Jian Wang ter, Ukr. Bot. J. 78: 320 (2021)
AOTEAROA / NEW ZEALAND, Te Ika a Maui / North Island, South Auckland, near Atiamuri,19 January 1929, K.W. Allison s.n. (holotype: MEL2067499 !; isotype CHR333534 [n.v.]).
This species is named for Ms Luzie Schmid (1999−) from Regensburg, Bavaria, Germany. Luzie is so honoured here for her assistance with field work on this species and other indigenous Aotearoa / New Zealand taxa, notably Leptospermum J.R.Forst. & G.Forst. and, also, with the analysis of Lagenophora specimens used in this study and held in Aotearoa / New Zealand herbaria.
Indigenous (Endemic)
de Lange, P.J.; Wang, J. 2021: Lagenophora schmidiae (Asteraceae), a critically threatened new species from Aotearoa / New Zealand. Ukrainian Botanical Journal 78(5): 319–326.