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Oenothera curtiflora W.L. Wagner & Hoch

Information from the Index of California Plant Names (ICPN)
Current Jepson Flora Project Synonyms Gaura parviflora Douglas ex Lehm.; Gaura parviflora var. lachnocarpa Weath.; Gaura mollis James, nom. rej.
Initial Editorial Analysis 3 May 2011
Notes on Publication of Name [from International Plant Names Index] Syst. Bot. Monogr. 83: 211. 2007 [17 Sep 2007]
Source of Report for California The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2]
Correspondence and Comments Subsequent to Initial Analysis
Correspondence 1 $ 14 May 2002 e-mail from Margriet Wetherwax see Comment 1
Editorial Comments 1 Correspondence 1 indicates that rejection of Gaura mollis James in favor of Gaura parviflora Dougl. ex Lehm. is recommended. [Action based on fact Gaura mollis remained in complete obscurity for nearly all of its existence, and that it would displace a name that has long and consistently been used for a well known plant.]
Correspondence 2 Treatment and author notes submitted for The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2] see Comment 2
Editorial Comments 2 Correspondence 2 indicates that for The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2] Gaura mollis James is to be treated as a name that has been rejected in favor of Gaura parviflora Lehm., which is to be treated as a synonym of Oenothera curtiflora W.L. Wagner & Hoch, which is to be recognized and treated as naturalized in CA.
Editorial Summary and Current Status
Editorial Summary addition, different genus, new name for The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2]
Current Status JFP-2, accepted name for taxon naturalized in CA
Current Status Authority The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2]
Current Status Date 3 May 2011
List of names for this Current Status category
List of ICPN names in Oenothera
List of names from ICPN, Hrusa's Crosswalk, and Jepson Flora in Oenothera

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