Johnstonella grayi (Vasey & Rose) Hasenstab & M. G. Simpson
var. cryptochaeta (J. F. Macbride) Hasenstab & M. G. Simpson
Syst. Bot. 37(3): 754. 2012


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Pronunciation:
John-sto-nél-la grày-i var. cryp-to-chaè-ta
Etymology:
after Asa "Gray," American botanist, 1810-1888 + cryptos, "hidden," + Greek chaete, "bristle"
Synonyms:


Homotypic:
   Cryptantha micromeres (A. Gray) Greene var. cryptochaeta J. F. Macbride, Contr. Gray Herb. 48: 46. 1916 (Basionym)
   Cryptantha grayi (Vasey & Rose) J. F. Macbride var. cryptochaeta (J. F. Macbride) I. M. Johnston, Proc. Calif. Acad. Sci. ser. 4, 12: 1145. 1924.
Heterotypic:
   Cryptantha filiformifolia J. F. Macbride, Contr. Gray Herb. 48: 45. 1916
      (Holotype: E. Palmer 397, Apr 1890, GH 00096295)
Type:

A. W. Anthony 347, June 1897, MEXICO: Baja California Sur, San Jose del Cabo
GH 00096298 (HOLOTYPE)

Treatment from:
Johnston, I. M. 1925. Cryptantha grayi. In: The North American species of Cryptantha. Pp. 39-40. Cambridge, Massachusetts.


Type Specimen
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A. W. Anthony 347, June 1897, MEXICO: Baja California Sur, San Jose del Cabo
HOLOTYPE: GH 00096298
Courtesy of Harvard University Herbaria, 2 Dec 2015


Currently Known Distribution of J. grayi var. cryptochaeta.
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Courtesy of Bajaflora.org (2011-10-04)


Exemplar of Cryptantha grayi var. cryptochaeta
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Nutlet, dorsal view
Scale bar = 1 mm


Nutlet, ventral view
Scale bar = 1 mm


Nutlet, side view
Scale bar = 1 mm

Cryptantha grayi var. cryptochaeta
Moran 20030, 11 Feb 1973 (SD 92565)

6 miles south of Guerrero Negro, Baja California Sur
27 53 N 114 05 W


Cryptantha grayi var. cryptochaeta
Moran 19845, 6 Feb 1973 (SD 92320)
Stabilized dunes, Malarrimo, Baja California Sur, Mexico, 10 meters elevation
27.8 N 114.45 W, 10 meters elevation