Classification
 Nomenclature
Scientific Name:
Myosotis arnoldii L.B.Moore in Allan, Fl. New Zealand 1, 830, 972 (1961)
 Description

Rosette lvs linear-spathulate to oblanceolate;  hairs uniformly stiff, straight, appressed, completely hiding epidermis.  Lateral branches erect; stem lvs narrow-oblong, 0 below cyme.  Cymes ebracteate, many-flowered, compact.  Calyx hairs short, stiff, silvery, with some longer and hooked. Corolla yellow, greenish to almost black, to 10 mm diam.;  tube narrow-funnelform, much > lobes;  filaments broad,  c. 2 mm long, = anthers.

[From:  Webb et al. (1988) Flora of New Zealand. Volume 4.]

 Biostatus
Indigenous (Endemic)
 Bibliography
Brummitt, R.K. 1982: Myosotis arnoldii (Boraginaceae). Botanical Magazine (Tokyo) 184: 17–19,t841.
de Lange, P.J.; Norton, D.A.; Courtney, S.P.; Heenan, P.B.; Barkla, J.W.; Cameron, E.K.; Hitchmough, R.; Townsend, A.J. 2009: Threatened and uncommon plants of New Zealand (2008 revision). New Zealand Journal of Botany 47: 61–96. [Naturally uncommon]
de Lange, P.J.; Norton, D.A.; Heenan, P.B.; Courtney, S.P.; Molloy, B.P.J.; Ogle, C.C.; Rance, B.D. 2004: Threatened and uncommon plants of New Zealand. New Zealand Journal of Botany 42(1): 45–76.
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. [Naturally Uncommon]
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. [Naturally Uncommon]