Cryptantha glomeriflora Greene
Pittonia 1: 116. 1887

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Pronunciation:
Cryp-tán-tha glo-me-ri-flo-ra
Etymology:
having flowers in glomerules, tight clusters
Synonyms:
None
Type:

C. F. Sonne 444, 3 July 1887; USA: California, Nevada County, ice ponds of Tahoe Ice Company, 2 miles below Truckee
Holotype: GH 00095949 (Note: listed as Sonne 2 here); Isotypes: CAS 0033091, E 00026019

Distribution:
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; Yellow=present in county, rare; Yellow-hatched=present in county questionable. Accessed 2 Jan 2013.


Holotype:
C. F. Sonne 2
GH 00095949



Isotype:
C. F. Sonne 444
CAS 0033091



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Cryptantha glomeriflora (RSA 625075)
M. DeDecker 5649, 15 Jul 1984
Glass Mountain, Mono County, California, USA
Glass Mountain: "Sky Meadow," Wet Fork of Black Canyon, Adobe Valley drainage, 8,800 feet
Approximate Locality: 37.7757, -118.6581



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Nutlet, dorsal view
Scale bar = 1 mm


Nutlet, ventral view
Scale bar = 1 mm


Nutlet, side view
Scale bar = 1 mm
Cryptantha glomeriflora (SD 87724)
Approximate Locality: 37.41887, -118.7550, 10,550 feet
F.W. Peirson 11146, 29 Jul 1934