Cryptantha affinis (A. Gray) Greene
Pittonia 1: 119. 1887

[Cryptantha s.s. HOME]

Pronunciation:
Cryp-tán-tha  af-fì-nis
Etymology:
"related, similar to"
Synonyms:



Krynitzia affinis A. Gray (Basionym), Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 20: 270. 1885
Cryptantha geminata Greene, Pittonia 1: 119. 1887
Cryptantha confusa Rydberg, Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 36: 679. 1909
Cryptantha eastwoodiae H. St. John, Fl. Southeast. Wash. & Idaho 342. 1937 (also listed as a synonym for C. torreyana)

Type: 
Holotype: D. Lyall s.n., 1860, USA, Oregon, east side of Cascades (GH 00095923, 00095924, 00095925-Syntypes)


Kartesz, J.T., The Biota of North America Program (BONAP). 2012. North American Plant Atlas (http://www.bonap.org/MapSwitchboard.html).
Chapel Hill, N.C. [maps generated from Kartesz, J.T. 2010. Floristic Synthesis of North America, Version 1.0. Biota of North America Program (BONAP). (in press)].
COLOR KE
Y: Dark green=present in state; Light green=present in county, not rare. Accessed 12 Jan 2013.


Specimens:
Cryptantha affinis (SDSU 5410)
Howe 2315, 15 Aug 1953
34.11, -116.82