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Diplacus aridus Abrams
PHRYMACEAE (genus previously included in Scrophulariaceae)

Information from the Index of California Plant Names (ICPN)
Current Jepson Flora Project Synonyms Mimulus aurantiacus Curtis var. aridus (Abrams) D.M. Thomps.; Mimulus aridus (Abrams) A.L. Grant
Initial Editorial Analysis 29 Nov 2017
Source of Report for California  
a Munz, P.A. in collaboration with D. D. Keck. 1968, as cited in Kartesz & Meacham
b 1995 memo from Dean Wm. Taylor
Initial Editorial Comments indicated as rare in, endemic to CA, with no syns, in Kartesz & Meacham; Mimulus aridus (Abrams) A. L. Grant listed as synonym in Munz, in turn indicated to be indistinct from Mimulus aurantiacus Curtis in Appendix III, The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1], but in treatment in The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1], Mimulus aridus indicated as one of "the most distinct" of "many, intergrading, hybridizing, local forms", that is, a minor variant of Mimulus aurantiacus; if recognized, would stay in Mimulus pending decision of contributor
Correspondence and Comments Subsequent to Initial Analysis
Correspondence 1 Treatment and author notes submitted since The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2] see Comment 1
Editorial Comments 1 Correspondence 1indicates that since The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2] Mimulus aridus (Abrams) A. L. Grant is to be recognized and treated as Diplacus aridus Abrams.
Editorial Summary and Current Status
Editorial Summary addition, different genus since The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2]
Current Status JFP-1, accepted name for taxon native to CA
Current Status Authority Jepson Flora Project
Current Status Date 29 Nov 2017
List of names for this Current Status category
List of ICPN names in Diplacus
List of names from ICPN, Hrusa's Crosswalk, and Jepson Flora in Diplacus

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