Cryptantha diffusa (Philippi) I. M. Johnston
Contr. Gray Herb. 78: 52. 1927

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Pronunciation/Pronunciación:
Cryp-tán-tha  dif-fù-sa
Etymology/Etimología:
spreading loosely / difundir libremente
Synonyms/Sinónimos:







Eritrichium micranthum Philippi, ined., Fl. Atac. 38. 1860
   (non Eritrichium micranthum Torrey, Rep. U.S. Mex. Bound. [Emory] 2(1): 141. 1859 = Eremocarya micrantha (Torrey) Greene)
Eritrichium diffusum Philippi, Linnaea 33: 191. 1864 (Basionym)
Eritrichium debile Philippi, Anales Mus. Nac. Santiago de Chile 1: 57. 1891
Eritrichium borchersii Philippi, Anales Univ. Chile 90: 531. 1895
Cryptantha debilis (Philippi) Reiche, Fl. Chile 5: 235. 1907
Cryptantha borchersii (Philippi) Hauman, Anales Soc. Ci. Argent. 86: 302. 1918
Cryptantha famatinae Brand, Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 20: 318. 1924

Type/Tipo:

H. Volckmann s.n., 1861, CHILE: Huanta, Baños del Toro
   Syntypes: SGO 000004065, SGO 000004064



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Cryptantha diffusa
F. A. Squeo 88087,
18 Feb 1988 (MO 3636228)
-29.783, -70 , 4,000 meters


Cryptantha diffusa
R. Kiesling 1460,
9 Feb 1977 (SI 87774)
ARGENTINA
-31.644, -69.452 , 1,680 meters


Cryptantha diffusa
A. L. Cabrera 30.086,
21 Feb 1979 (SI 87775)
ARGENTINA
-29.452, -69.482, 4,280 meters


Cryptantha diffusa
C. Marticorena 83447,
22 Jan 1983 (CONC 55150)
-28.733, -69.85, 3,920 meters


Cryptantha diffusa
F. Squeo 88087,
18 Feb 1988 (CONC 99547)
-29.783, -70, 4,000 meters