Associate Professor Murray Henwood

A08 - Heydon-Laurence Building
The University of Sydney

Telephone +61 2 9351 3262
Fax +61 2 9351 4119

Website Room 308, A08 - Heydon-Laurence Building
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Research interests

  • Phylogeny, biogeography, 5s RNA, plant anatomy, plant morphology, interactive data bases, Araliaceae, Apiaceae, Poaceae, Triticae
  • Systematics, phylogeny and biogeography of flowering plants with particular emphasis on Australian plants and their relationships at the world leve
  • Plant reproductive biology

Selected grants

2010

  • Molecular systematics and phylogeography of Prostanthera lasianthos (Lamiaceae) - Honours student Kirstin Proft; Proft K, Henwood M; Australian Biological Resources Study (ABRS)/National Taxonomy Research Grants Program.
  • Phylogeny of Loganiaceae tribe Loganieae, using chloroplast and nuclear ribosomal sequence data; Gibbons K, Henwood M; Australian Systematic Botany Society/Hansjorg Eichler Scientific Research Fund.

2009

  • A revision of Australian Hydrocotyle (Araliaceae); Henwood M; Australian Biological Rescources Study (ABRS)/Research Grant.
  • Systematics of the Lepidoziaceae: understanding phylogeny, biogeography and evolution in a hyper-div; Henwood M; Department of the Environment, Water, Heritage and the Arts (Federal)/Research Support.

2008

  • Systematics and phylogeographyof the endemic elderberry panax (Polyscias sambucifolia - Araliaceae); Henwood M; Australian Biological Resources Study/Scholarship.
  • The evolution of bird pollination in the Australian Mintbush (Prostanthera-Lamiaceae); Wilson T, Henwood M; Australian Systematic Botany Society/Hansjorg Eichler Scientific Research Fund.

2005

  • E-Flora: A Botanical Resource For Environmental Educators; Henwood M; Environmental Trust/Environmental Trust (Education).

2002

  • Thenie Baddams Bursary 2002 for student I Hyman - The evolution of shell reduction in helicarionidae (Mollusca,Pulmonata); Henwood M; The Aust.Federation of Univ. Women -SA Inc Trust Fund (AFUW-SA Inc)/Research Grant.
  • Mollusc Research Grant 2002 for student I Hyman - The evolution of the semi-slug in Helicarionidae (Pulmonata, Limacoidea); Henwood M; Malacological Society of Australasia Ltd/Research Grant.

2000

  • A revision of Australian Apiaceae; Henwood M; Environment and Heritage/Australian Biological Resources Study Participatory Program.

Selected publications

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Books

  • Pellow, B., Henwood, M., Carolin, R. (2009). Flora of the Sydney Region. Australia: Sydney University Press.

Book Chapters

  • Henwood, M., Weiller, C., Thompson, I. (2009). Ammophila. In Annette Wilson (Eds.), Flora of Australia, (pp. 237-238). Australia: CSIRO Publishing.
  • Henwood, M., Weiller, C. (2009). Australopyrum. In Annette Wilson (Eds.), Flora of Australia, (pp. 107-110). Australia: CSIRO Publishing.
  • Henwood, M., Weiller, C. (2009). Brachypodium. In Annette Wilson (Eds.), Flora of Australia, (pp. 78-80). Australia: CSIRO Publishing.
  • Henwood, M., Weiller, C. (2009). Briza. In Annette Wilson (Eds.), Flora of Australia, (pp. 339-342). Australia: CSIRO Publishing.
  • Weiller, C., Henwood, M. (2009). Bromus. In Annette Wilson (Eds.), Flora of Australia, (pp. 80-93). Australia: CSIRO Publishing.
  • Wang, S., Henwood, M., Weiller, C. (2009). Elymus. In Annette Wilson (Eds.), Flora of Australia, (pp. 96-99). Australia: CSIRO Publishing.
  • Henwood, M., Weiller, C. (2009). Elytrigia. In Annette Wilson (Eds.), Flora of Australia, (pp. 99-102). Australia: CSIRO Publishing.
  • Henwood, M., Weiller, C. (2009). Hordeum. In Annette Wilson (Eds.), Flora of Australia, (pp. 110-116). Australia: CSIRO Publishing.
  • Henwood, M., Weiller, C. (2009). Secale. In Annette Wilson (Eds.), Flora of Australia, (pp. 104-105). Australia: CSIRO Publishing.
  • Henwood, M., Weiller, C. (2009). Taeniatherum. In Annette Wilson (Eds.), Flora of Australia, (pp. 118). Australia: CSIRO Publishing.
  • Henwood, M., Weiller, C. (2009). Thinopyrum. In Annette Wilson (Eds.), Flora of Australia, (pp. 102-104). Australia: CSIRO Publishing.
  • Henwood, M., Weiller, C. (2009). Triticum. In Annette Wilson (Eds.), Flora of Australia, (pp. 105-107). Australia: CSIRO Publishing.

Journals

  • Henwood, M. (2014). Hydrocotyle rivularis: a new trifoliate species from south-eastern Australia Telopea. Telopea, 17(2014), 217-221. [More Information]
  • Foster, C., Ho, S., Conn, B., Henwood, M. (2014). Molecular systematics and biogeography of Logania R.Br. (Loganiaceae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 78(2014), 324-333. [More Information]
  • Henwood, M., Hart, J. (2013). A new combination and lectotypification in Xanthosia (Apiaceae). Telopea, 15(2014), 215-220. [More Information]
  • Henwood, M. (2013). Actinotus repens Keighery ex Henwood (Apiaceae): A new species from south-west Western Australia. Telopea, 15(2014), 221-225. [More Information]
  • Gibbons, K., Conn, B., Henwood, M. (2013). Adelphacme (Loganiaceae), a new genus from south-western Australia. Telopea, 15(1), 37-43. [More Information]
  • Conn, B., Wilson, T., Henwood, M., Proft, K. (2013). Circumscription and phylogenetic relationships of Prostanthera Densa and P. marifolia (Lamiaceae). Telopea, 15, 149-164. [More Information]
  • Cooper, E., Henwood, M., Brown, E. (2012). A molecular phylogeny of the Lepidozia generic complex supports re-circumscription of the Lepidozioideae. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 65(1), 10-22. [More Information]
  • Cooper, E., Henwood, M., Brown, E. (2012). Are the liverworts really that old? Cretaceous origins and Cenozoic diversifications in Lepidoziaceae reflect a recurrent theme in liverwort evolution. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 107(2), 425-441. [More Information]
  • Wilson, T., Conn, B., Henwood, M. (2012). Molecular phylogeny and systematics of Prostanthera (Lamiaceae). Australian Systematic Botany, 25(5), 341-352. [More Information]
  • Gibbons, K., Henwood, M., Conn, B. (2012). Phylogenetic relationships in Loganieae (Loganiaceae) inferred from nuclear ribosomal and chloroplast DNA sequence data. Australian Systematic Botany, 25(5), 331-340. [More Information]
  • Wilson, T., Henwood, M., Conn, B. (2012). Status of the genus Wrixonia F.Muell (Lamiaceae). Telopea, 14, 1-3. [More Information]
  • Cooper, E., Shaw, A., Shaw, B., Henwood, M., Heslewood, M., Brown, E. (2011). A multi-locus molecular phylogeny of the Lepidoziaceae: Laying the foundations for a stable classification. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 59(2), 489-509. [More Information]
  • Conn, B., Henwood, M., Streiber, N. (2011). Synopsis of the tribe Chloantheae and new nomenclatural combinations in Pityrodia s.lat. (Lamiaceae). Australian Systematic Botany, 24(1), 1-9. [More Information]
  • Emery, N., Offord, C., Wardle, G., Henwood, M., Overall, R. (2011). Variation in seed dormancy among populations of the fire-ephemeral flannel flower, Actinotus helianthi. Orbit: University of Sydney Undergraduate Research Journal, 2(1), 22-28.
  • Henwood, M., Lu-Irving, P., Perkins, A. (2010). Can molecular systematics provide insights into aspects of the reproductive biology of Trachymene Rudge (Araliaceae)? Plant Diversity and Evolution, 128(1-2), 1-26. [More Information]
  • Pye, M., Henwood, M., Gadek, P. (2009). Differential levels of genetic diversity and divergence among populations of an ancient Australian rainforest conifer, Araucaria cunninghamii. Plant Systematics and Evolution, 277(3-4), 173-185. [More Information]
  • Conn, B., Streiber, N., Brown, E., Henwood, M., Olmstead, R. (2009). Infrageneric phylogeny of Chloantheae (Lamiaceae) based on chloroplast ndhF and nuclear ITS sequence data. Australian Systematic Botany, 22(4), 243-256. [More Information]
  • Hart, J., Henwood, M. (2006). A revision of Australian Trachymene (Apiaceae : Hydrocotyloideae). Australian Systematic Botany, 19(1), 11-57.
  • Bean, A., Henwood, M. (2003). Six new species of Hydrocotyle L. (Apiaceae) from Queensland. Austrobaileya, 6(3), 537-548.
  • Henwood, M., Hart, J. (2001). Towards an understanding of the phylogenetic relationships of Australian Hydrocotyloideae (Apiaceae). Edinburgh Journal of Botany: An International Journal of Plant Systematics and Biodiversity, 58, 269-289.
  • Hart, J., Henwood, M. (2000). Systematics of the Xanthosia pilosa Complex (Apiaceae: Hydrocotyloideae). Australian Systematic Botany, 13, 245-266.
  • Hart, J., Henwood, M. (1999). Brachyscias (Apiaceae): a New Genus from South-west Western Australia. Australian Systematic Botany, 12, 175-179.
  • Van den Borre, A., Henwood, M. (1998). A Revision of the Genus Diplaspis (Mulinae-Hydrocotyloideae-Apiaceae). Australian Systematic Botany, 11, 1-12.

Conferences

  • Quinnell, R., Henwood, M., Brownlee, R., Hanfling, S. (2009). eBot: an image bank of Australian flora. 26th Annual Ascilite International Conference (ASCILITE 2009): Same places, different spaces, Auckland, New Zealand: University of Auckland.
  • Henwood, M., Hanfling, S., Brownlee, R., Gutsche, T., Pellow, B. (2006). Sowing seeds in the digital garden. Sustainable Data from Digital Fieldwork from creation to archive and back, Sydney: Sydney University Press.

2014

  • Henwood, M. (2014). Hydrocotyle rivularis: a new trifoliate species from south-eastern Australia Telopea. Telopea, 17(2014), 217-221. [More Information]
  • Foster, C., Ho, S., Conn, B., Henwood, M. (2014). Molecular systematics and biogeography of Logania R.Br. (Loganiaceae). Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 78(2014), 324-333. [More Information]

2013

  • Henwood, M., Hart, J. (2013). A new combination and lectotypification in Xanthosia (Apiaceae). Telopea, 15(2014), 215-220. [More Information]
  • Henwood, M. (2013). Actinotus repens Keighery ex Henwood (Apiaceae): A new species from south-west Western Australia. Telopea, 15(2014), 221-225. [More Information]
  • Gibbons, K., Conn, B., Henwood, M. (2013). Adelphacme (Loganiaceae), a new genus from south-western Australia. Telopea, 15(1), 37-43. [More Information]
  • Conn, B., Wilson, T., Henwood, M., Proft, K. (2013). Circumscription and phylogenetic relationships of Prostanthera Densa and P. marifolia (Lamiaceae). Telopea, 15, 149-164. [More Information]

2012

  • Cooper, E., Henwood, M., Brown, E. (2012). A molecular phylogeny of the Lepidozia generic complex supports re-circumscription of the Lepidozioideae. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 65(1), 10-22. [More Information]
  • Cooper, E., Henwood, M., Brown, E. (2012). Are the liverworts really that old? Cretaceous origins and Cenozoic diversifications in Lepidoziaceae reflect a recurrent theme in liverwort evolution. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 107(2), 425-441. [More Information]
  • Wilson, T., Conn, B., Henwood, M. (2012). Molecular phylogeny and systematics of Prostanthera (Lamiaceae). Australian Systematic Botany, 25(5), 341-352. [More Information]
  • Gibbons, K., Henwood, M., Conn, B. (2012). Phylogenetic relationships in Loganieae (Loganiaceae) inferred from nuclear ribosomal and chloroplast DNA sequence data. Australian Systematic Botany, 25(5), 331-340. [More Information]
  • Wilson, T., Henwood, M., Conn, B. (2012). Status of the genus Wrixonia F.Muell (Lamiaceae). Telopea, 14, 1-3. [More Information]

2011

  • Cooper, E., Shaw, A., Shaw, B., Henwood, M., Heslewood, M., Brown, E. (2011). A multi-locus molecular phylogeny of the Lepidoziaceae: Laying the foundations for a stable classification. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution, 59(2), 489-509. [More Information]
  • Conn, B., Henwood, M., Streiber, N. (2011). Synopsis of the tribe Chloantheae and new nomenclatural combinations in Pityrodia s.lat. (Lamiaceae). Australian Systematic Botany, 24(1), 1-9. [More Information]
  • Emery, N., Offord, C., Wardle, G., Henwood, M., Overall, R. (2011). Variation in seed dormancy among populations of the fire-ephemeral flannel flower, Actinotus helianthi. Orbit: University of Sydney Undergraduate Research Journal, 2(1), 22-28.

2010

  • Henwood, M., Lu-Irving, P., Perkins, A. (2010). Can molecular systematics provide insights into aspects of the reproductive biology of Trachymene Rudge (Araliaceae)? Plant Diversity and Evolution, 128(1-2), 1-26. [More Information]

2009

  • Henwood, M., Weiller, C., Thompson, I. (2009). Ammophila. In Annette Wilson (Eds.), Flora of Australia, (pp. 237-238). Australia: CSIRO Publishing.
  • Henwood, M., Weiller, C. (2009). Australopyrum. In Annette Wilson (Eds.), Flora of Australia, (pp. 107-110). Australia: CSIRO Publishing.
  • Henwood, M., Weiller, C. (2009). Brachypodium. In Annette Wilson (Eds.), Flora of Australia, (pp. 78-80). Australia: CSIRO Publishing.
  • Henwood, M., Weiller, C. (2009). Briza. In Annette Wilson (Eds.), Flora of Australia, (pp. 339-342). Australia: CSIRO Publishing.
  • Weiller, C., Henwood, M. (2009). Bromus. In Annette Wilson (Eds.), Flora of Australia, (pp. 80-93). Australia: CSIRO Publishing.
  • Pye, M., Henwood, M., Gadek, P. (2009). Differential levels of genetic diversity and divergence among populations of an ancient Australian rainforest conifer, Araucaria cunninghamii. Plant Systematics and Evolution, 277(3-4), 173-185. [More Information]
  • Quinnell, R., Henwood, M., Brownlee, R., Hanfling, S. (2009). eBot: an image bank of Australian flora. 26th Annual Ascilite International Conference (ASCILITE 2009): Same places, different spaces, Auckland, New Zealand: University of Auckland.
  • Wang, S., Henwood, M., Weiller, C. (2009). Elymus. In Annette Wilson (Eds.), Flora of Australia, (pp. 96-99). Australia: CSIRO Publishing.
  • Henwood, M., Weiller, C. (2009). Elytrigia. In Annette Wilson (Eds.), Flora of Australia, (pp. 99-102). Australia: CSIRO Publishing.
  • Pellow, B., Henwood, M., Carolin, R. (2009). Flora of the Sydney Region. Australia: Sydney University Press.
  • Henwood, M., Weiller, C. (2009). Hordeum. In Annette Wilson (Eds.), Flora of Australia, (pp. 110-116). Australia: CSIRO Publishing.
  • Conn, B., Streiber, N., Brown, E., Henwood, M., Olmstead, R. (2009). Infrageneric phylogeny of Chloantheae (Lamiaceae) based on chloroplast ndhF and nuclear ITS sequence data. Australian Systematic Botany, 22(4), 243-256. [More Information]
  • Henwood, M., Weiller, C. (2009). Secale. In Annette Wilson (Eds.), Flora of Australia, (pp. 104-105). Australia: CSIRO Publishing.
  • Henwood, M., Weiller, C. (2009). Taeniatherum. In Annette Wilson (Eds.), Flora of Australia, (pp. 118). Australia: CSIRO Publishing.
  • Henwood, M., Weiller, C. (2009). Thinopyrum. In Annette Wilson (Eds.), Flora of Australia, (pp. 102-104). Australia: CSIRO Publishing.
  • Henwood, M., Weiller, C. (2009). Triticum. In Annette Wilson (Eds.), Flora of Australia, (pp. 105-107). Australia: CSIRO Publishing.

2006

  • Hart, J., Henwood, M. (2006). A revision of Australian Trachymene (Apiaceae : Hydrocotyloideae). Australian Systematic Botany, 19(1), 11-57.
  • Henwood, M., Hanfling, S., Brownlee, R., Gutsche, T., Pellow, B. (2006). Sowing seeds in the digital garden. Sustainable Data from Digital Fieldwork from creation to archive and back, Sydney: Sydney University Press.

2003

  • Bean, A., Henwood, M. (2003). Six new species of Hydrocotyle L. (Apiaceae) from Queensland. Austrobaileya, 6(3), 537-548.

2001

  • Henwood, M., Hart, J. (2001). Towards an understanding of the phylogenetic relationships of Australian Hydrocotyloideae (Apiaceae). Edinburgh Journal of Botany: An International Journal of Plant Systematics and Biodiversity, 58, 269-289.

2000

  • Hart, J., Henwood, M. (2000). Systematics of the Xanthosia pilosa Complex (Apiaceae: Hydrocotyloideae). Australian Systematic Botany, 13, 245-266.

1999

  • Hart, J., Henwood, M. (1999). Brachyscias (Apiaceae): a New Genus from South-west Western Australia. Australian Systematic Botany, 12, 175-179.

1998

  • Van den Borre, A., Henwood, M. (1998). A Revision of the Genus Diplaspis (Mulinae-Hydrocotyloideae-Apiaceae). Australian Systematic Botany, 11, 1-12.

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