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Coryphantha alversonii (J. M. Coult.) Orcutt

Information from the Index of California Plant Names (ICPN)
Current Jepson Flora Project Synonyms Escobaria vivipara (Nutt.) Buxb. var. alversonii (J.M. Coult.) D.R. Hunt; Coryphantha vivipara (Nutt.) Britton & Rose var. alversonii (J.M. Coult.) L.D. Benson; Mammillaria alversonii (J.M. Coult.) Zeiss.
Initial Editorial Analysis 23 Dec 2004
Notes on Authorship of Name both = Authors of Plant Names
Source of Report for California California Native Plant Society On-line Inventory - 6th edition, 2001
Initial Editorial Comments listed as synonym of Mammillaria alversonii (J. M. Coult.) Zeiss. (both = Authors of Plant Names) in Munz (p. 319), in turn listed as synonym of Escobaria vivipara var. alversonii in The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1].
Correspondence and Comments Subsequent to Initial Analysis
Correspondence 1 30 Oct 2004 e-mail from Richard Moe see Comment 1
Editorial Comments 1 Correspondence 1 indicates that Coryphantha alversonii is among names returned in a search of Flora North America for taxa reported for CA. [Escobaria included in Coryphanta, and Escobaria alversonii (J. M. Coult.) N. P. Taylor treated as Coryphantha alversonii (J. M. Coult.) Orcutt, in Flora North America treatment by Allan D. Zimmerman & Bruce D. Parfitt (The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2] Author).]
Editorial Summary and Current Status
Editorial Summary addition, different position, rank since The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1]
Current Status JFP-1, accepted name for taxon native to CA
Current Status Authority Bruce D. Parfitt, as Author, The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2]
Current Status Date 23 Dec 2004
List of names for this Current Status category
List of ICPN names in Coryphantha
List of names from ICPN, Hrusa's Crosswalk, and Jepson Flora in Coryphantha

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