Cryptantha s.s. Taxonomy & Images

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Cryptantha Lehmann ex G. Don
Gen. Hist. 4(1): 373. 1837

Pronunciation:
Cryp-tán-tha
Etymology:
cryptos, "hidden" + anthos, "flower," after the cleistogamous flowers in the type species
Type species:
Cryptantha glomerata Lehmann ex G. Don
Synonyms:
Krynitzkia Fisch. & C. A. Meyer, Index Seminum [St. Petersburg] 7: 52. 1841

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