Science publications 2019

This is a list of the publications by research staff, students and Honorary Associates of Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria for 2019. For details of individual staff members and their projects see the staff pages.

Refereed journal articles

Maroske, S. (2019). Hugh Bryan Spencer Womersley 1922–2011. Historical Records of Australian Science 30, 178–190.

May, T.W. & Darragh, T.A. (2019). The significance of mycological contributions by Lothar Becker. Historical Records of Australian Science 30, 130–137.

Darragh, T.A. (2019). Lothar Becker: a German naturalist in Victoria, 1849–52, 1855–65. Historical Records of Australian Science 30, 119-129.

May T.W., Redhead, S.A., Bensch, K., Hawksworth, D.L., Lendemer, J., Lombard, L. & Turland, N.J. (2019). Chapter F of the International Code of Nomenclature for algae, fungi, and plants as approved by the 11th International Mycological Congress, San Juan, Puerto Rico, July 2018. IMA Fungus 10:21, 1–14.

Hao, T., Guillera-Arroita, G., May, T.W., Lahoz-Monfort, J. & Elith, J. (2019). Using species distribution models for fungi. Fungal Biology Reviews34, 74–88.

Mays, C.R. and Cantrill, D.J. (2019). Protodammara reimatamoriori, a new species of conifer (Cupressaceae) from the Upper Cretaceous Tupuangi Formation, Chatham Islands, Zealandia. Alcheringa, 43, 114–126.

McLay, T., Holmes, G.D., Forster, P.I. Hoebee, S.E. & Fernando, D. (2019). Phylogeny, biogeography and foliar manganese accumulation of Gossia (Myrtaceae). Australian Systematic Botany, 31(6), 374–388

Robinson, A.S., Zamudio, S.G. & Caballero, R.B. (2019). Nepenthes erucoides (Nepenthaceae), an ultramaficolous micro-endemic from Dinagat Islands Province, northern Mindanao, Philippines. Phytotaxa 423 (1), 21–32.

Brown, A.J. (2019). Agrostis semibarbata: an old name for Lachnagrostis punicea (Poaceae). Muelleria, 38, 17–25.

Bruneau, A., Borges, L.M., Allkin, R., Egan, A.N., de la Estrella, M., Javadi, F., Klitgaard, B., Miller, J.T., Murphy D.J., Sinou, C., Vatanparast, M. & Zhang R. (2019) Towards a new online species-information system for legumes. Australian Systematic Botany, 32, 495–518.

Davoodian, N., Bougher, N.L., Fechner, N.A., Bergemann, S.E. & Halling, R.E. (2019). Three new species of Gyroporus (Boletales, Basidiomycota) from Australia. Muelleria, 37, 101–107.

Entwisle, T.J. (2019). R-E-S-P-E-C-T: How Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria is responding to climate change. Plants, People, Planet 2019, 1(2), 77–83.

Fulton, G.R. & Milne, J. (2019). Letters from Thomas Reedy to Sir William Macarthur, during the Chevert Expedition of 1875. Cunninghamia19, 29–42.

Georgeson. P., Syme, A., Sloggett, C., Chung. J., Dashnow, H., Milton, M., Lonsdale, A., Powell D., Seemann, T. & Pope B. (2019) Bionitio: demonstrating and facilitating best practices for bioinformatics command-line software. GigaScience, 8, 9 giz109,

Guard, F. (2019). Marasmius lebeliae Guard sp nov. Persoonia: Fungal Planet 42: 426-427, plus supplementary phylogeny FP929 

Reiter, N., Bohman, B., Batley, M. & Phillips, R.D. (2019). Pollination of an endangered Caladenia species (Orchidaceae) by nectar-foraging behaviour of a widespread species of colletid bee, Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society, 189(1), 83–98,

Reiter, N., Freestone, F., Brown, G. & Peakall, R. (2019). Pollination by sexual deception of fungus gnats (Keroplatidae and Mycetophilidae) in two clades of Pterostylis (Orchidaceae). Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society, 190 (1), 101–116, 

Messina, A. & Walsh, N.G. (2019). Reinstating Olearia stricta (Asteraceae) for an uncommon shrub from montane regions of SE Australia, and notes on O. ramulosa. Muelleria, 37, 109–117.

Moxham, C., Stajsic, V., Kenny, S.A., Bennetts, K., Sutter, G., Sluiter, I. & Cameron, D. (2019). Pluchea rubelliflora and Pterocaulon sphacelatum (Asteraceae): new to Victoria’s semi-arid floodplains. Muelleria, 37, 119–126.

Hirst, J.G., Messina, A., Delpratt, C.J. & Murphy, S.M. (2019). Raising rarity; horticultural approaches to conserving Victoria’s rare and threatened wildflowers. Australasian Plant Conservation, 27(4), 14–16.

Murphy, D.J., Ebach, M.C., Miller, J.T., Laffan, S.W., Cassis, G., Ung, V., Thornhill, A.H,, Kerr, N., & Tursky, M.L. (2019). Do phytogeographic patterns reveal biomes or biotic regions? Cladistics35, 654–670.

Neal, W.C., James, E.A. & Bayly, M.J. (2019) Classification, phylogeography and conservation of pink zieria (Zieria veronicea; Rutaceae): influence of changes in climate, geology and sea level in south-eastern Australia. Plant Systematics and Evolution, 305, 503-520

Zhou, M., Wang, L., May T.W., Vlasák, J., Chen, J.-J. & Dai, Y.-C. (2019). Phylogeny and diversity of Haploporus (Polyporaceae, Basidiomycota). MycoKeys 54, 77–98.

Silcock, J.L., Simmons, C.L., Monks, L., Dillon, R., Reiter, N., Jusaitis, M., Vesk, P.A., Byrne, M. & Coates, D.J. (2019). Threatened plant translocation in Australia: a Review. Biological Conservation, 236, 211–222,

Svantesson, S., Larsson, K.-H., Kõljalg, U., May, T.W., Cangren, P., Nilsson, R.H. & Larsson, E. (2019). Solving the taxonomic identity of Pseudotomentella tristis s.l. (Thelephorales, Basidiomycota) - a multi-gene phylogeny and taxonomic review, integrating ecological and geographic data. MycoKeys 50, 1–77.

Egidi, E., Wood, J.L., Celestina, C., May, T.W., Mele, P., Edwards, J., Powell, J., Bissett, A. & Franks, A.E. (2019). Delving into the dark ecology: a continent-wide assessment of patterns of composition in soil fungal communities from Australian tussock grasslands. Fungal Ecology 39, 356–370.

Khmelnitsky O., Davoodian N., Singh P., Raspé O., Lee S., Bonito G., Lebel T. & Halling R.E. (2019). Ionosporus: A new genus for Boletus longipes (Boletaceae), with a new species, I. australis, from Australia. Mycological Progress 18: 439–451.

Veenstra, A.A., Lebel, T., Milne, J. & Kolesik, P. (2019). Two new species of Dactylasioptera (Diptera: Cecidomyiidae) inducing stem galls on Maireana (Chenopodiaceae). Austral Entomology 58, 220–234.

Robinson, A.S., Golos, M.R., Barer, M., Sano, Y., Forgie, J.J., Garrido, D., Gorman, C.N., Luick, A.O., McIntosh, N.W., McPherson, S.R., Palena, G.J., Panco, I., Quinn, B.R. & Shea, J. (2019). Revisions in Nepenthes following explorations of the Kemul Massif and the surrounding region in north-central Kalimantan, Borneo. Phytotaxa, 392(2), 97–126.