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Pultenaea retusa

Pultenaea retusa Sm.

Smith, J.E. (1805) Remarks on the generic Characters of the Decandrous Papilionaceous Plants of New Holland. Annals of Botany 1(3): 502
TYPE:   "... at Port Jackson, and is in the English Gardens."
COMMENT:   Also published by Smith in Trans. Linn. Soc., London 9 (1808) 247.

Thompson, J. (1961) Papilionaceae. Flora of New South Wales 101(1): 46-79 (50)

Kok, R.P.J. de & West, J.G. (2004) A revision of the genus Pultenaea (Fabaceae) 3. The eastern species with recurved leaves. Australian Systematic Botany 17(3): 310-313, Fig, 17 (map)
DISTRIBUTION:   Victoria, New South Wales, Queensland
COMMON NAME:   Blunt bush-pea
Nomenclatural Synonyms:

Pultenaea retusa Sm. var. retusa ;  Bentham, G. (1864), Flora Australiensis 2: 113
taxonomic Synonyms:

Pultenaea retusa Willd. nom. illeg. ;  Willdenow, C.L. von in Willdenow, C.L. von (1809), Enumeratio Plantarum Horti Regii Botanici Berolinensis ...: 438