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Australian Systematic Botany publishes papers and critical reviews that aim to advance systematic botany and related aspects of biogeography and evolution of all plant groups. More

Editor-in-Chief: Daniel Murphy


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Volume 28 Number 5 & 6 2015

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Seringia revised to include Keraudrenia (Lasiopetaleae: Malvaceae s.l.) 
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Carolyn F. Wilkins and Barbara A. Whitlock
pp. 265-325

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Phylogenomics of the green ash eucalypts (Myrtaceae): a tale of reticulate evolution and misidentification 
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Susan Rutherford , Peter G. Wilson , Maurizio Rossetto and Stephen P. Bonser
pp. 326-354

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Infrageneric treatment of Phalaris (Canary grasses, Poaceae) based on molecular phylogenetics and floret structure 
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Stephanie M. Voshell , Riccardo M. Baldini and Khidir W. Hilu
pp. 355-367

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A five-marker molecular phylogeny of the Styphelieae (Epacridoideae, Ericaceae) supports a broad concept of Styphelia 
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Caroline Puente-Lelièvre , Michael Hislop , Mark Harrington , Elizabeth A. Brown , Maria Kuzmina and Darren M. Crayn
pp. 368-387
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Once more into the wilderness of panbiogeography: a reply to Heads (2014) 
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Matt S. McGlone
pp. 388-393

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These articles have been peer reviewed and accepted for publication. They are still in production and have not been edited, so may differ from the final published form.

    SB16003  Accepted 05 May 2016
    An integrative revision of Dinckleria (Plagiochilaceae: Jungermanniopsida)
    Matthew Renner, Margaret Heslewood, Mahwash Jamy, Simon Patzak, John Engel, David Glenny, Matt von Konrat, Alfons Schäfer-Verwimp, Jochen Heinrichs

    SB15043  Accepted 27 April 2016
    Taxonomic revision of Halimeda (Bryopsidales, Chlorophyta) in southwestern Australia
    Ma. Chiela Cremen, John Huisman, Vanessa Marcelino, Heroen Verbruggen

    SB15030  Accepted 14 April 2016
    “A morphometric analysis of the Banksia spinulosa complex (Proteaceae) and its complex taxonomic implications”
    Margaret Stimpson, Peter Weston, R.D.B. 'Wal' Whalley, Jeremy Bruhl

    SB16001  Accepted 11 April 2016
    Five new species and a systematic synopsis of Pycnandra (Sapotaceae), the largest endemic genus in New Caledonia
    Ulf Swenson, Jérôme Munzinger


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1. Published 13 November 2015
Why we should retain Nothofagus sensu lato

Robert S. Hill, Gregory J. Jordan and Michael K. Macphail

2. Published 10 September 2015
Examining range disjunctions in Australian Terminalia (Combretaceae) with taxonomic revision of the T. canescens and T. cunninghamii species complexes

Russell L. Barrett

3. Published 23 December 2015
Generic boundaries of Leucochrysum and Waitzia (Asteraceae: Gnaphalieae)

Xénia A. Weber and Alexander N. Schmidt-Lebuhn

4. Published 29 June 2015
Phylogeny of the fern family Aspleniaceae in Australasia and the south-western Pacific

Daniel J. Ohlsen, Leon R. Perrie, Lara D. Shepherd, Patrick J. Brownsey and Michael J. Bayly

5. Published 29 June 2015
Distribution of morphological diversity within widespread Australian species of Poa (Poaceae, tribe Poeae) and implications for taxonomy of the genus

Joanne L. Birch, Freya M. Berwick, Neville G. Walsh, David J. Cantrill and Daniel J. Murphy

6. Published 29 June 2015
A chloroplast phylogeny of Zieria (Rutaceae) in Australia and New Caledonia shows widespread incongruence with species-level taxonomy

Rosemary A. Barrett, Michael J. Bayly, Marco F. Duretto, Paul I. Forster, Pauline Y. Ladiges and David J. Cantrill

7. Published 10 September 2015
Molecular homology and multiple-sequence alignment: an analysis of concepts and practice

David A. Morrison, Matthew J. Morgan and Scot A. Kelchner

8. Published 10 September 2015
A reappraisal of the generic concepts of Epacris, Rupicola and Budawangia (Ericaceae, Epacridoideae, Epacrideae) based on phylogenetic analysis of morphological and molecular data

Christopher J. Quinn, Ronald K. Crowden, Elizabeth A. Brown, Michael J. Southam, Andrew H. Thornhill and Darren M. Crayn

9. Published 23 December 2015
A rare, new species of Atriplex (Chenopodiaceae) comprising two genetically distinct but morphologically cryptic populations in arid Western Australia: implications for taxonomy and conservation

Kelly A. Shepherd, Kevin. R. Thiele, Jane Sampson, David Coates and Margaret Byrne

10. Published 29 June 2015
Bush Blitz: journeys of discovery in the Australian outback

Michael Preece, Jo Harding and Judy G. West

11. Published 13 November 2015
Biogeographical regionalisation of the world: a reappraisal

Juan J. Morrone

12. Published 13 November 2015
Transfer of the New Caledonian genus Boronella to Boronia (Rutaceae) based on analyses of cpDNA and nrDNA

Michael J. Bayly, Marco F. Duretto, Gareth D. Holmes, Paul I. Forster, David J. Cantrill and Pauline Y. Ladiges

13. Published 10 May 2016
Phylogenomics of the green ash eucalypts (Myrtaceae): a tale of reticulate evolution and misidentification

Susan Rutherford, Peter G. Wilson, Maurizio Rossetto and Stephen P. Bonser

14. Published 29 June 2015
Four new species of Goodeniaceae from Western Australia, including the smallest species in the family, a putative seed-article elaiosome and possible floral mimicry in Lechenaultia

Russell L. Barrett and Matthew D. Barrett

15. Published 10 May 2016
A five-marker molecular phylogeny of the Styphelieae (Epacridoideae, Ericaceae) supports a broad concept of Styphelia

Caroline Puente-Lelièvre, Michael Hislop, Mark Harrington, Elizabeth A. Brown, Maria Kuzmina and Darren M. Crayn

16. Published 10 September 2015
Evolutionary relationships of Heimioporus and Boletellus (Boletales), with an emphasis on Australian taxa including new species and new combinations in Aureoboletus, Hemileccinum and Xerocomus

Roy E. Halling, Nigel Fechner, Mitchell Nuhn, Todd Osmundson, Kasem Soytong, David Arora, Manfred Binder and David Hibbett

17. Published 23 December 2015
Phylogenetic relationships and a new sectional classification of Croton (Euphorbiaceae) in Australia

Benjamin W. van Ee, Paul I. Forster and Paul E. Berry

18. Published 29 June 2015
Taxonomic status and distribution of the critically endangered Christmas Island spleenwort (Asplenium listeri, Aspleniaceae): it is not as rare as we thought

Daniel J. Ohlsen, Leon R. Perrie, Lara D. Shepherd and Michael J. Bayly

19. Published 23 December 2015
An expanded phylogeny of the Dennstaedtiaceae ferns: Oenotrichia falls within a non-monophyletic Dennstaedtia, and Saccoloma is polyphyletic

Leon R. Perrie, Lara D. Shepherd and Patrick J. Brownsey

20. Published 13 November 2015
On Monocarpus (Monocarpaceae, Marchantiopsida), an isolated salt-pan complex thalloid liverwort

Laura L. Forrest, David G. Long, D. Christine Cargill, Michelle L. Hart, Josephine Milne, Daniela B. Schill, Rodney D. Seppelt and Juan Carlos Villarreal

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