Cryptantha spithamaea I. M. Johnston
Red Hills Cryptantha
J. Arnold Arbor. 20: 385-386. 1939.



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Pronunciation:
Cryp-tán-tha  spi-tha-mae´-a
Etymology:
possibly from the Latin spithama, "a span"
Synonyms:
C. rostellata (Greene) Greene var. spithamaea (I.M. Johnst.) Jeps., Fl. Calif. [Jepson] 3: 354. 1943.
Type: 

R. F. Hoover 2169, 16 May 1937, USA: California, Mariposa County, 3 miles nw. of Coulterville
   GH 00096279 (HOLOTYPE), UC 762988 (ISOTYPE)

Distribution: USA: California, Mariposa and Tuolumne Counties
LEFT: 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. Accessed 13 Jul 2014.
MIDDLE AND RIGHT: Consortium of California Herbaria (CCH): http://ucjeps.berkeley.edu/consortium


HOLOTYPE:
Cryptantha spithamaea I. M. Johnston
R. F. Hoover 2169, 16 May 1937, USA: California, Mariposa County, 3 miles nw. of Coulterville
GH 00096279


ISOTYPE:
Cryptantha spithamaea I. M. Johnston
R. F. Hoover 2169, 16 May 1937, USA: California, Mariposa County, 3 miles nw. of Coulterville
UC 762988


Specimens:
Cryptantha spithamaea I. M. Johnston
D.W. Taylor 16360, 22 April 1998, USA: California, Tuolumne County, Red Hills, ca. 3 air miles sw of Chinese Camp.
UC 1731372