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10 Dec 2019

Pre-order your hardcopy of Volume 30 (2019) (AUD$76 per copy inc. GST; exc. postage) using our Google form.

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10 Dec 2019

The final ePublication of 2019 contains 7 papers on a range of genera and a summary of updates to our vascular plant census.

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15 Oct 2019

Published online today in Nuytsia (V30) are 5 papers recognising new Western Australian species in Eremophila, Triodia, Styphelia, Calandrinia and Eucalyptus.