Cryptantha corollata (I. M. Johnston) I. M. Johnston
Coast Range Cryptantha
J. Arnold Arbor. 18: 24. 1937

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Cryp-tán-tha co-ro-là-ta
"with a corolla," probably in reference to the larger corolla relative to the orginal classification as a var. of C. decipiens

Cryptantha decipiens (M. E. Jones) A. Heller var. corollata I. M. Johnston (Basionym), Contr. Gray Herb. 74: 61-62. 1925


Holotype: F. W. Hubby 21, 21 April 1896, USA: California: Ventura County, towards foothills, Ojai Valley
   GH 00095934

LEFT: Kartesz, J.T., The Biota of North America Program (BONAP). 2012. North American Plant Atlas (
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)].
Y: Dark green=present in state; Light green=present in county, not rare. Accessed 12 Jan 2013.
RIGHT: Consortium of California Herbaria-CCH (, accessed 30 May 2014

F. W. Hubby 21, 21 April 1896 (GH 00095934)
USA: California: Ventura County, towards foothills, Ojai Valley

Image courtesy of Gray Herbarium (GH) of Harvard University (Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA)

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Cryptantha corollata
Mabry 83, 2 Jun 2014 (SDSU 20775)
34.67419, -119.30743, 4164 ft (1269 m)

Cryptantha corollata
R. Hoffman s.n., 10 May 1930 (POM 368220)
USA: California, Santa Barbara County
Approximate Locality: 34.779, -120.04, ca. 2,400 feet

Cryptantha corollata
K.E. Hasenstab 28, 29 May 2007 (SDSU 18340)
USA: California, Monterey County
Locality: 36.10944, -121.46, 2,270 feet

Cryptantha corollata
H.M. Pollard s.n., 20 Apr 1964 (SD 71301)
USA: California, Ventura Co.
Approximate Locality: 34.510, -119.383, 1,600 feet

Cryptantha corollata
J.T. Howell 38965, 25 April 1963 (SD 71215)
USA: Stanislaus County, California, Arroyo del Puerto
Scale bar = 1 mm