BAJA CALIFORNIA PENINSULA, MEXICO

The 18 known species and 24 taxa of Cryptantha s.s. found in Baja California & Baja California Sur, Mexico

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ALPHABETICAL LISTING:

Cryptantha barbigera (A. Gray) Greene
   var. barbigera
   var. fergusoniae J.F. Macbride
Cryptantha clevelandii Greene
   var. clevelandii
   var. florosa I. M. Johnston
Cryptantha cycloptera (Greene) Greene 
Cryptantha decipiens (M. E. Jones) A. Heller
Cryptantha flaccida (Lehmann) Greene 
Cryptantha foliosa (Greene) Greene*
Cryptantha ganderi I. M. Johnston  
Cryptantha intermedia (A. Gray) Greene  
   var. intermedia
Cryptantha maritima (Greene) Greene 
   var. cedrosensis I. M. Johnston*
   var. maritima
   var. pilosa I. M. Johnston

Cryptantha martirensis M. G. Simpson & Rebman
Cryptantha microstachys (Greene ex A. Gray) Greene
Cryptantha muricata (Hooker & Arnott) A. Nelson & J. F. Macbride
   var. jonesii (A. Gray) I. M. Johnston
Cryptantha nevadensis A. Nelson & P. B. Kennedy
   var. nevadensis
   var. rigida I. M. Johnston
Cryptantha patula Greene*
Cryptantha pterocarya (Torrey) Greene 
  var. pterocarya
  var. purpusii Jepson
Cryptantha simulans Greene
Cryptantha utahensis (A. Gray) Greene
Cryptantha wigginsii I. M. Johnston

*endemic to Baja California/Baja California Sur


RECENT CHANGES IN CLASSIFICATION:
Eremocarya (1 sp. with both vars. in the Baja California peninsula)
Cryptantha micrantha
(Torrey) I. M. Johnston
   var. lepida (A. Gray) I. M. Johnston
   
var. micrantha

Greeneocharis (1 sp., 1 var. in the Baja California peninsula)
Cryptantha circumscissa
(Hooker & Arnott) I. M. Johnston
   var. circumscissa

Johnstonella (9 spp., one with 3 vars. in the Baja California peninsula)
Cryptantha angelica
I. M. Johnston
*
Cryptantha angustifolia (Torrey) Greene
Cryptantha costata Brandegee
Cryptantha echinosepala J. F. MacBride
*
Cryptantha fastigiata
I. M. Johnston
*
Cryptantha grayi (Vasey & Rose) Macbride 
   var. cryptochaeta I. M. Johnston
**
   var. grayi 
*
   var. nesiotica I. M. Johnston
*
Cryptantha holoptera (A. Gray) J. F. Macbride
Cryptantha micromeres (A. Gray) Greene
Cryptantha racemosa (S. Watson ex A. Gray) Greene

Oreocarya (absent in the Baja California peninsula)


=Eremocarya micrantha (Torrey) Greene
   =E. micrantha var. lepida (A. Gray) J. F. Macbr.
   =E. micrantha var. micrantha


=Greeneocharis circumscissa (Hook. & Arn.) Rydberg
   =G. c. var. circumscissa


=Johnstonella angelica (I. M. Johnston) Hasenstab & M.G. Simpson
*  
=Johnstonella angustifolia (Torr.) Hasenstab & M.G. Simpson   
=Johnstonella costata (Brandegee) Hasenstab & M.G. Simpson   
=Johnstonella echinosepala (J. F. MacBride) Hasenstab & M.G. Simpson
*
=Johnstonella fastigiata (I. M. Johnston) Hasenstab & M.G. Simpson
* 
=Johnstonella grayi (Vasey & Rose) Hasenstab & M.G. Simpson
  
  =var. cryptochaeta (I. M. Johnston) Hasenstab & M.G. Simpson
**
  =var. grayi
*
  =var. nesiotica (I. M. Johnston) Hasenstab & M.G. Simpson
*
=Johnstonella holoptera (A. Gray) Hasenstab & M.G. Simpson   
=Johnstonella micromeres (A. Gray) Hasenstab & M.G. Simpson
=Johnstonella racemosa (A. Gray) Brand



* endemic to Baja California/Baja California Sur
**
endemic to Mexico: Baja California Sur & Sonora
also in South America