Cryptantha intermedia var. intermedia

Cryptantha intermedia (A.Gray) Greene
var. intermedia

Pittonia 1: 114 (1887)

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Cryp-tán-tha in-ter-mè-di-a var. in-ter-mè-dia
"intermediate," indicating a taxon considered partway between two others, which two is unknown

Homotypic Synonyms:
   Eritrichium intermedium A. Gray (Basionym), Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 17: 225. 1882
   Krynitzia intermedia (A. Gray) A. Gray, Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 20: 273. 1885
Heterotypic Synonyms:
   Cryptantha quentinensis J. F. Macbride, Contr. Gray Herb. 56: 58. 1918
         Type: Palmer 695, 1889, MEXICO: Baja California, San Quintin

J. C. Nevin s.n., 1880 or 1882, USA: California, Los Angeles County, Los Angeles
   Syntypes: GH00097678, GH00097679

Johnston's 1925 Treatment

Jepson eFlora Treatment

Type Specimens (Syntypes)
GH00097678 syntype   Syntype: GH00097678 GH00097679 syntypeGH00097679
Cryptantha intermedia var. intermedia
J. C. Nevin s.n.
, 1882, USA: California, Los Angeles
, Los Angeles County,

Cryptantha intermedia var. intermedia
Rebman 9362, 15 July 2003 (SDSU16074), Laguna Mountains, San Diego Co., California
32.93889 -116.49111

Cryptantha intermedia var. intermedia
Simpson 2357, 11 April 2003 (SDSU15670), Point Loma, San Diego Co., California
32.70194, -117.24389

Video clip of what appears to be Cryptantha intermedia var. intermedia flowers being visited by ants;
ants possibly Myrmecocystus mexicanus (Mexican honeypot ants) among other possibilities
(Emile Fiesler, personal communication)..

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