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Desmodium gunnii

Desmodium gunnii Benth. ex Hook.f.

Hooker, J.D. (1856), The botany of the Antarctic voyage of H.M. discovery ships Erebus and Terror . III. Flora Tasmaniae 1(2): 101
TYPE:   "Gunn, 243."
COMMENT:   Base name for Desmodium varians var. gunnii (J.D.Hook.) Benth.

Pedley, L. (1999) Desmodium Desv. (Fabaceae) and related genera in Australia: a taxonomic revision. Austrobaileya 5(2): 251, map 40
Nomenclatural Synonyms:

Desmodium varians var. gunnii (Hook.f.) Benth. ;  Bentham, G. (1864), Flora Australiensis 2: 233