Cryptantha gracilis Osterhout      Slender Cryptantha
Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 30: 236. 1903
(non Cryptantha gracilis Reiche, ined., Anales Univ. Chile 121: 816. 1907)


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Pronunciation:
Cryp-tán-tha grá-ci-lis
Etymology:
"slender, graceful"
Synonyms:

Cryptantha hillmanii A. Nelson & Kennedy, Proc. Biol. Soc. Washington 19: 157. 1906
Cryptantha gracilis var. hillmanii Munz & I. M. Johnston, Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 49: 39. 1922
Type:

G. E. Osterhout 2589, 6 June 1902; USA: Colorado, Garfield Co., Glenwood Springs
Holotype: NY 00335172

Johnston's 1925 treatment

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; Light green=present in county, not rare; Yellow=present in county, rare. Accessed 1 Jan 2013.

Holotype:
G. E. Osterhout 2589
NY 00335172



Exemplars:
Cryptantha gracilis (RSA 709650)
Scott D. White 11402, 10 May 2005
USA: California, San Bernardino County
Locality: 35.475, -115.533, 4,658 feet


Cryptantha gracilis (RSA 442958)
J.D. Morefield 3753, 4 Jun 1986
USA: California, Mono County
37.7892967, -118.4162222, 6,600 feet




Cryptantha gracilis (SD 4205)
V. Duran s.n., 30 May 1930
USA: California, Inyo County, White Moutains, Black Canyon