Cryptantha traskiae I. M. Johnston
Contr. Gray Herb. 74: 77. 1925.

[Cryptantha s.s. HOME]

Pronunciation:
Cryp-tán-tha  trás-ki-ae
Etymology:
after Luella Blanche (Engle) "Trask" (1865-1916)
Synonyms:
Cryptantha torreyana var. traskae (I.M.Johnst.) Jeps.
Type:

B. Trask s.n., April 1901, USA: California, Ventura County, San Nicolas Island. One locality, bare windswept cliffs.
   Holotype: GH 00096285

Distribution: San Nicolas Island and San Clemente Island, California, USA.
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 and rare. Accessed 26 Feb 2016.
RIGHT: Consortium of California Herbaria, 2012.

HOLOTYPE: B. Trask s.n., April 1901, USA: California, San Nicolas Island.
Holotype: GH 00096285


PARATYPE (cited by Johnston 1925): B. Trask 57, 1897, USA: California, San Nicolas Island, 33.2465 -119.4992.
Paratype: UC 79384



Photograph by Dylan Neubauer, taken at China Point, San Clemente Island, 9 April 2011.

Exemplars:

Nutlet, dorsal view

Nutlet, ventral view

Nutlet, side view
Cryptantha traskiae
(SD 90374)





Stem and Leaf

Inflorescence

Flower close-up
Note swollen trichomes

Cryptantha traskiae
Junak SN-804, 1 Apr 1992, USA: California, Ventura County, San Nicholas Island (JEPS 93692)
33.2590 -119.4780