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Homalospermum is a genus of plants in the myrtle family first described as a genus in 1843.[2][3] It contains only one known species, Homalospermum firmum, endemic to the southwestern part of the State of Western Australia.[1][4]

Scientific classification edit
Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Eudicots
Clade: Rosids
Order: Myrtales
Family: Myrtaceae
Subfamily: Myrtoideae
Tribe: Leptospermeae
Genus: Homalospermum
H. firmum
Binomial name
Homalospermum firmum

Leptospermum firmum (Schauer) Benth.


  1. ^ a b Kew World Checklist of Selected Plant Families
  2. ^ Schauer, Johannes Conrad. 1843. Linnaea 17: 242 in Latin
  3. ^ Tropicos, Homalospermum Schauer
  4. ^ Govaerts, R., Sobral, N., Ashton, P., Barrie, F., Holst, B.K., Landrum, L.L., Matsumoto, K., Fernanda Mazine, F., Nic Lughadha, E., Proença, C. & al. (2008). World Checklist of Myrtaceae: 1-455. Kew Publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.