Eremocarya micrantha var. pseudolepida

Eremocarya micrantha (Torrey) Greene
var. pseudolepida M.G. Simpson, L.M. Simpson, & J.P. Rebman
Madroño 63: 39-54. 2016

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Pronunciation:
E-re-mo-cár-ya mi-crán-tha var. pseudolepida
Etymology:
 "false lepida," in reference to its past, frequent confusion with E. lepida, which has a similarly large corolla
Synonyms:
 None (often mistaken for E. lepida)
Type:

 Benjamin T. Wilder 10-116, 19 March 2010
   Holotype: SD 218101; Isotypes: ARIZ 408970, RSA 782708/barcode 0013360

Diagnostic Features:

 Resembles E. m. var. micrantha in all features except for relatively large corolla (limb width 1.5–4.8 mm) with a generally
    prominently yellow center (upper throat region)


Type Specimens:
Benjamin T. Wilder 10-116, 19 March 2010
   HOLOTYPE: SD 218101


Benjamin T. Wilder 10-116, 19 March 2010
   ISOTYPE: ARIZ 408970


ARIZ 408961

ARIZ 165392


Arizona Specimens: Disjuncts at Rincon Mountains
J.E. Bowers R34, 18 April 1982 (ARIZ 244153)
Along Miller Creek, e. Rincon Mountains
32.1576, -110.4944 (estimate), 4,300 feet
J.E. Bowers R1152, 1 May 1983 (ARIZ 243542)
Along Miller Creek trail, Rincon Mountains
32.1600, -110.4995 (estimate), 4,420 feet


ARIZ 353494
MO 04884946
Schmidt 2649, 18 April 1998
USA: Arizona, Pima County, Happy Valley
32 08 14 N 110 28 52 W, 1250-1380 m