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Aster ledophyllus (A. Gray) A. Gray
Initial Editorial Analysis 20 Apr 2007
Source of Report for California The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1]
Initial Editorial Comments treated as Eucephalus ledophyllus (A. Gray) Greene since The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1]
Correspondence and Comments Subsequent to Initial Analysis
Correspondence 1 28 Feb 2007 e-mail from Jeff Greenhouse see Comment 1
Editorial Comments 1 Correspondence 1 indicates that Aster ledophyllus was published by A. Gray (Proc. Amer. Acad. Arts 16:98. 1880), based on Aster engelmannii (D. C. Eaton) A. Gray var. ledophyllus A. Gray (Proceedings of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences 8:388. 1872). [Therefore, author citation corrected to Aster ledophyllus (A. Gray) A. Gray, from Aster ledophyllus A. Gray previously in this Index, 2 Mar 2007.]
Correspondence 2 Treatment and author notes submitted for The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2] by Geraldine A. Allen see Comment 2
Editorial Comments 2 Correspondence 2 indicates that for The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2] Eucephalus ledophyllus (A. Gray) Greene var. covillei (Greene) G.L. Nesom is to be recognized for CA, with Aster ledophyllus (A. Gray) A. Gray var. covillei (Greene) Cronquist as syn, and no other infraspecific taxa included for CA.
Editorial Summary and Current Status
Editorial Summary rejection, different genus since The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1]
Current Status JFP-1a, taxonomic or nomenclatural synonym for taxon native to CA
Current Name Eucephalus ledophyllus (A. Gray) Greene
Current Status Authority The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2]
Current Status Date 20 Apr 2007
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