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Nuphar lutea (L.) Sm.
Initial Editorial Analysis 6 Mar 2008
Source of Report for California The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1]
Initial Editorial Comments Nuphar lutea subsp. polysepala, only, treated in The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1]; spelling of epithet corrected from "luteum" in The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1]; author citation uncertain, (L.) Sm. in Kartesz & Meacham
Editorial Recommendation author citation to be checked [resolved]
Correspondence and Comments Subsequent to Initial Analysis
Correspondence 1 19 Sep 2002 e-mail from Jeff Greenhouse see Comment 1
Editorial Comments 1 Correspondence 1 indicates that, according to John Strother [pers. comm. to Greenhouse], and John H. Wiersema and C. Barre Hellquist (Flora North America 3: 71, 1997), the correct author citation is Nuphar lutea (L.) Sm. in Sibthorp, J. and J. E. Smith. [Author citation correct to Nuphar lutea (L.) Sm., from Nuphar lutea (L.) Sibth. & Sm. originally in The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1].]
Correspondence 2 19 Sep 2002 e-mail from Jeff Greenhouse see Comment 2
Editorial Comments 2 Correspondence 2 indicates that, based on phylogenetic analysis of molecular and morphological data, Nuphar lutea (L.) Sm. belongs to an Old World group of species distinct from Nuphar polysepala and other North American species (Padgett, D. J., D. H. Les, and G. E. Crow, Amer. J. Bot. 86: 1316-1324, 1999).
Correspondence 3 22 Feb 2005 e-mail from John Wiersema see Comment 3
Editorial Comments 3 Correspondence 3 includes confirmation by John H. Wiersema (author of family for The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2]) of a Current Status of Jepson Flora Project-8 (so designated since 10 Oct 2002).
Editorial Summary and Current Status
Editorial Summary rejection, excluded by recircumscription since The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1]
Current Status JFP-8, accepted name for taxon not occurring in CA (erroneous reports, misapplication of names, misidentifications, other exclusions)
Current Status Authority The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2]
Current Status Date 6 Mar 2008
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