This taxon name is not current. The available references for this name are:
Billardiera sericea (Turcz.) E.M.Benn. is more recently known as Billardiera venusta (Putt.) L.Cayzer & Crisp
Reason To add to synonomy.
Billardiera sericea (Turcz.) E.M.Benn. has been misapplied against the current name Billardiera variifolia DC.
Reason Fide: Aust.Syst.Bot.17:116(2004)
See also: A longer explanation of these and other terms in our Plant Names Primer.
A taxon name that is no longer current will retain its ‘Threatened’, ‘Extinct’, or ‘Extinct in the Wild’ status until a new name has been published in a Biodiversity Conservation Order.