Cassinia

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For the journal, see Cassinia (journal). For the harvestmen genus, see Cassinia (harvestman).
Cassinia
Cassinia trinerva.jpg
Cassinia trinerva
Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Eudicots
(unranked): Asterids
Order: Asterales
Family: Asteraceae
Tribe: Gnaphalieae
Genus: Cassinia
R.Br. 1817 not R.Br. 1813 (syn of Angianthus)[1]
Cough bush (Cassinia laevis), Northern Tablelands, NSW

Cassinia is a large genus of plants in the family Asteraceae, most or all of which are native to the Southern Hemisphere. It was named for French botanist Alexandre de Cassini.

Species[1]
  1. Cassinia accipitrum Orchard
  2. Cassinia aculeata (Labill.) R.Br. (Dogwood, Common Cassinia, Dolly Bush)
  3. Cassinia arcuata R.Br. (Chinese Scrub, Drooping Cassinia, Sifton Bush)
  4. Cassinia aureonitens N.A.Wakef. (Yellow Cassinia)
  5. Cassinia collina C.T.White
  6. Cassinia compacta F.Muell.
  7. Cassinia complanata J.M.Black
  8. Cassinia copensis Orchard
  9. Cassinia cuneifolia A.Cunn. ex DC.
  10. Cassinia cunninghamii DC.
  11. Cassinia decipiens Orchard
  12. Cassinia denticulata R.Br. (Stiff Cassinia)
  13. Cassinia diminuta Orchard
  14. Cassinia furtiva Orchard
  15. Cassinia heleniae Orchard
  16. Cassinia hewsoniae Orchard
  17. Cassinia laevis R.Br. (Cough Bush, Dead Finish)
  18. Cassinia lepschii Orchard
  19. Cassinia leptocephala F.Muell.
  20. Cassinia longifolia R.Br.
  21. Cassinia macrocephala Orchard
  22. Cassinia maritima Orchard
  23. Cassinia monticola Orchard
  24. Cassinia nivalis Orchard
  25. Cassinia ochracea Orchard
  26. Cassinia ozothamnoides (F.Muell.) Orchard
  27. Cassinia quinquefaria R.Br.
  28. Cassinia rugata N.G.Walsh
  29. Cassinia scabrida Orchard
  30. Cassinia straminea (Benth.) Orchard
  31. Cassinia subtropica F.Muell.
  32. Cassinia tegulata Orchard
  33. Cassinia telfordii Orchard
  34. Cassinia tenuifolia Benth. (Bully Bush, Killmoke)
  35. Cassinia theodori F.Muell.
  36. Cassinia theresae Orchard
  37. Cassinia trinerva N.A.Wakef.
  38. Cassinia uncata A.Cunn. (Sticky Cassinia)
  39. Cassinia venusta Orchard
  40. Cassinia wyberbensis Orchard

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