Cryptantha hispidula Greene ex Brand
Pflanzenr. (Engler) IV. 252 (Heft 97): 60. 1931


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Johnston 1939 treatment

Pronunciation:
Cryp-tán-tha his-pí-du-la
Etymology:
"minutely hispid; with little, bristly hairs"
Synonyms:
Cryptantha hispidula Greene ex Baker, nomen nudum, West. Am. Plants 2: 10. 1903
Type:


Baker 2966, USA: California, Napa County, Knoxville, colonies on rocky slopes, 8 May 1903
   Lectotype: UC 78713
   Isotypes: B 10 0365355, B 10 0365356, CAS 0033118, GH 00096044, MICH 1111491, RSA 0001775


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. Accessed 6 Jan 2013.


Lectotype:
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Cryptantha hispidula   UC 78713 - Isotype


Exemplars:


Nutlet, dorsal view


Nutlet, ventral view

Scale bars = 1 mm


Nutlet, side view


Cryptantha hispidula
D. W. Taylor 16684, 22 June 1998 (RSA 692603)
Locality: 38.86917,  -122.76667



Corolla limb 2-3 mm in diameter


Calyx in fruit 2-3 mm long


Fruit: calyx + nutlet (1 per fruit)


Nutlet, dorsal view
Scale bar = 1 mm


Nutlet, ventral view
Scale bar = 1 mm


Nutlet, side view
Scale bar = 1 mm

Cryptantha hispidula
L. Ahart 8844, 14 June 2001
USA: California, Tehama County
(JEPS 102877)