Cryptantha dumetorum

Cryptantha dumetorum (Greene ex A.Gray) Greene

Pittonia 1: 112 (1887)

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Cryp-tán-tha  du-me-tó-rum
of shrubby or bushy places, in allusion to the habitat of this species
Krynitzkia dumetorum Greene ex A.Gray, Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 20: 272. 1885
Cryptantha intermedia (Greene ex A.Gray) Greene var. dumetorum (Greene ex A.Gray) Jepson, Man. Fl. Pl. Calif. [Jepson] 849. 1925

M. K. Curran s.n., Jul 1884, USA: California, Kern County, Tehachapi Pass
   Holotype: GH00359202; Isotypes: CAS201=CAS00123279, UC79564

Johnston 1925 Description, p. 45-46

Description in The Jepson eFlora

Phylogenetic Relationships:
Cladograms from: Left: Simpson et al. 2017:1411, cpDNA results; Right: Mabry and Simpson 2018:64, Astral results.
In these results, Cryptantha dumetorum is, with moderate to good support, sister to a clade of Cryptantha s.s. that includes the South American Globuliferae clade.

Left: ourtesy of: Kartesz, J.T., The Biota of North America Program (BONAP). 2012. North American Plant Atlas (
Y: Dark green=present in state; Light green=present in county, not rare. Yellow=present, rare. Accessed 4 Jan 2016.
Right: CCH2. Click to see "live" records.

Cryptantha dumetorum
M. K. Curran s.n., Jul 1884, USA: California, Kern County, Tehachapi Pass (GH00359202)

Cryptantha dumetorum

Cryptantha dumetorum
Sanders 10940, 1991-05-02 (RSA553891)
USA, California, San Bernardino County, Twentynine Palms Marine Corps Base, SW corner of base, E of the intersection of Border Ave and Reche Rd., vicinity of tortoise study plots
34.265342, -116.280652, 823 meters elevation

Cryptantha dumetorum
Hasenstab 57, 2 April 2008 (SDSU18694)
USA, California, Riverside County, Joshua Tree National Park. In wash adjacent to Cottonwood Springs wash.
33.73662, -115.81207, 902 meters elevation

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