Jepson Flora Project: Jepson Interchange for California Floristics


Phytolacca octandra L.

Initial Editorial Analysis 11 Sep 2006
Source of Report for California Simpson, M. G., and J. P. Rebman, 1996. Checklist of the Vascular Plants of San Diego County. 3rd edition. SDSU Herbarium Press, San Diego, CA; added manually by Rosatti
Initial Editorial Comments native to CA, not listed in The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1], according to Simpson & Rebman, 1996; Phytolacca icosandra L. listed as synonym in Simpson & Rebman, 1996
Correspondence and Comments Subsequent to Initial Analysis
Correspondence 1 Treatment of Phytolaccaceae in Flora North America (2003. 4 see Comment 1
Editorial Comments 1 Correspondence 1 indicates that in the treatment of Phytolaccaceae in Flora North America (2003. 4:3--11), co-authored by John W. Thieret (The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2] Author), Phytolacca octandra L. is recognized and indicated, in North America, for AZ and WI, but not for CA, with a statement that it is closely related to, and possibly not specifically distinct from, Phytolacca icosandra L.
Correspondence 2 Treatment submitted for The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2] by John W. Thieret see Comment 2
Editorial Comments 2 Correspondence 2 indicates that for The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2] Phytolacca octandra L. is to be treated as not occurring in CA.
Editorial Summary and Current Status
Editorial Summary rejection, treated as not occurring in California in The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2]
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 11 Sep 2006
List of names for this Current Status category
List of ICPN names in Phytolacca
List of names from ICPN, Hrusa's Crosswalk, and Jepson Flora in Phytolacca

Resources of the Jepson Flora Project: External links:
Distribution maps of Consortium specimens · County distribution
CCH Logo
Site Search Search this site in Google for other references
calphotos logo 2Cal Photos images
Common Name Logo Common names
Tropicos Logo Tropicos Taxonomic information from the Missouri Botanical Garden
CalFlora Logo Calflora: Taxon report · Distribution · Observations
Google Scholar Google Books
JSTOR logo JSTOR Plant Science

Please use this Google Form for Feedback