Oreocarya confertiflora Greene
Pittonia 3: 112. 1896


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Pronunciation:
O-re-o-cár-ya  con-fer-ti-flò-ra
Etymology:
with crowded flowers
Synonym(s):





Krynitzkia leucophaea (Lehm.) A. Gray var. alata M. E. Jones, Proc. Calif. Acad. Sci. II. 5: 710. 1895
Oreocarya leucophaea var. confertiflora (Greene) Parish, Erythea 7: 95. 1899
Oreocarya lutea Greene, ined., Muhlenbergia 2: 240. 1906
Oreocarya alata (Jones) A. Nels., New Man. Bot. Centr. Rocky Mt. 417. 1909
Oreocarya lutea Greene ex A. Brand, Rep. Sp. Nov. 19: 73. 1923
Cryptantha confertiflora (Greene) Payson, Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 14: 256. 1927

Type:

Parish 1316, U.S.A.: California, San Bernardino Co., Cushenberry Springs, Mojave Desert, May 1882
HOLOTYPE: NDG 01230
ISOTYPES: CAS 0006972, GH 00095931

Treatment from Higgins 1971



Distribution of Oreocarya confertiflora
Kartesz, J.T., The Biota of North America Program (BONAP). 2015. Taxonomic Data Center. (http://www.bonap.net/tdc).
Chapel Hill, N.C. [maps generated from Kartesz, J.T. 2015. Floristic Synthesis of North America, Version 1.0. Biota of North America Program (BONAP). (in press)]
COLOR KEY: Dark green =present in state; Light green=present in county, not rare;Yellow=present in county and rare; Orange=extirpated (historic).


Exemplars:
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Courtesy of Gary Monroe


Specimens:

Oreocarya confertiflora
HOLOTYPE
Parish 1316, May, 1882 (NDG 01230)


Oreocarya confertiflora
ISOTYPE
Parish 1316, May, 1882 (CAS 0006972)



Oreocarya confertiflora
Ripma 305, August 20, 2011 (SDSU 20023)
Locality: 37.811808 -119.0326


Oreocarya confertiflora
Larson 74-671, April 28, 1975 (SDSU 5483)
Locality: 37.081, -113.83711


Oreocarya confertiflora
Ripma 324, May 18, 2012 (SDSU 20001)
Locality: 36.73787, -112.92552


Oreocarya confertiflora
Ripma 322, May 17, 2012 (SDSU 20018)
Locality: 36.79612, -113.05922


Oreocarya confertiflora
Ripma 304, August 20, 2011 (SDSU 20042)
Locality: 37.81108, -119.0326


Oreocarya confertiflora
Ripma 400, 26 July 2012 (SDSU 20093)
Locality: 37.91414, -119.03829


Oreocarya confertiflora
Ripma 353, June 28, 2012 (SDSU 20109)
Locality: 36.98353, -118.09499


Oreocarya confertiflora
Clokey 7659, April 22, 1937 (SD 107270)








Oreocarya confertiflora
(RSA 196047)


Oreocarya confertiflora
Alexander 3795, July 1, 1944 (RSA 58211)


Oreocarya confertiflora
Peirson 12427, July 8, 1938 (RSA 79818)


Oreocarya confertiflora
Honer 1093, July 1, 2001 (RSA 681384)
Locality: 37.739817, -118.670650