Colenso, W. 1886: A Description of some newly-discovered and rare Indigenous Plants: being a further Contribution towards the making known the Botany of New Zealand. Transactions and Proceedings of the New Zealand Institute 18: 256-287.
G. flavida is considered a yellow-fruited morph of G. prorepens see Webb et al. 1988: 750
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NZFLORA (2012-) New Zealand Plant Names - Name based concepts