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Zeltnera exaltata (Griseb.) G. Mans.

Information from the Index of California Plant Names (ICPN)
Current Jepson Flora Project Synonyms Centaurium exaltatum (Griseb.) Piper
Initial Editorial Analysis 8 Feb 2005
Notes on Authorship of Name Griseb. = Authors of Plant Names; G. Mans. (for Guilhem Mansion) not in Authors of Plant Names, although in accordance with principles in Authors of Plant Names [see also Correspondence 2]
Source of Report for California Correspondence 1
Correspondence and Comments Subsequent to Initial Analysis
Correspondence 1 25 Jan 2005 e-mail from Bob Allen see Comment 1
Editorial Comments 1 Correspondence 1 indicates that Centaurium (Gentianaceae) has been split up and the California species placed in Zeltnera, citing Mansion, G. 2004. A new classification of the polyphyletic genus Centaurium Hill (Chironiidae-Gentianaceae): description of the New World endemic Zeltnera, and reinstatement of Gyrandra Griseb. and Schenkia Griseb. Taxon 53: 719-740. [Mansion treats this taxon as Zeltnera exaltata (Griseb.) Mansion, and indicates it for CA; James S. Pringle, The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2] author, is recognizing Zeltnera, and evidently will include this taxon for CA.]
Correspondence 2 Treatment and author notes submitted for The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2] by James S. Pringle see Comment 2
Editorial Comments 2 Correspondence 2 confirms that for The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2] Centaurium exaltatum (Griseb.) Piper is to be treated as a synonym of Zeltnera exaltata.
Editorial Summary and Current Status
Editorial Summary addition, different genus since The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1]
Current Status JFP-1, accepted name for taxon native to CA
Current Status Authority James S. Pringle, as Author, The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2]
Current Status Date 8 Feb 2005
List of names for this Current Status category
List of ICPN names in Zeltnera
List of names from ICPN, Hrusa's Crosswalk, and Jepson Flora in Zeltnera

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