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Parnassia cirrata Piper
PARNASSIACEAE (genus previously included in Saxifragaceae)

Information from the Index of California Plant Names (ICPN)
Initial Editorial Analysis Nov 1 2001
Source of Report for California The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1]
Correspondence and Comments Subsequent to Initial Analysis
Correspondence 1 30 Jul 2003 e-mail from Kim Kersh see Comment 1
Editorial Comments 1 Correspondence 1 indicates that: a specimen has been entered into SMASCH as Parnassia cirrata Piper var. cirrata , following an annotation by P. Holmgren (this is the first SMASCH record and the only California specimen of this taxon, which is in the Jepson Manual and California Native Plant Society as Parnassia cirrata); and that Parnassia cirrata Piper var. cirrata was established by publication of Parnassia cirrata var. intermedia (Rydb.) P. K. Holmgren & N. H. Holmgren, Intermount. Fl. 3(A): 61. 1997, which is not known from CA.
Correspondence 2 9 Jun 2004 e-mail from Jeff Greenhouse see Comment 2
Editorial Comments 2 Correspondence 2 indicates that three California specimens in JEPS (Martin Lenz, Sep 2003, sw Siskiyou & nw Shasta cos., at the e edge of KR, 780--1410 m) have been determined by M. Wetherwax to belong to Parnassia cirrata var. intermedia (Rydb.) P.K. Holmgren & N.H. Holmgren (Intermountain Flora 3A:61. 1997), based on Parnassia intermedia Rydb. (1905), even though the taxon was not indicated for California in the protologue.
Correspondence 3 Treatment and author notes submitted for The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2] by Peter W. Ball see Comment 3
Editorial Comments 3 Correspondence 3 indicates that for The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2] Parnassia cirrata Piper var. cirrata and Parnassia cirrata Piper var. intermedia (Rydb.) P. K. Holmgren & N. H. Holmgren are both to be recognized for CA.
Editorial Summary and Current Status
Editorial Summary retention
Current Status JFP-1, accepted name for taxon native to CA
Current Status Authority The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1]
List of names for this Current Status category
List of ICPN names in Parnassia
List of names from ICPN, Hrusa's Crosswalk, and Jepson Flora in Parnassia

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