Jepson Flora Project: Jepson Interchange for California Floristics    
Platanthera limosa Lindl.
Initial Editorial Analysis 12 May 2009
Source of Report for California Rosatti SMASCH notes: Taxon not included in The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1]
Initial Editorial Comments seven records in SMASCH, collected 1903-1952, several widespread cos. ; indicated only for AZ, NM in Kartesz & Meacham; in no way mentioned in Munz, Munz Supplement, The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1]
Correspondence and Comments Subsequent to Initial Analysis
Correspondence 1 Treatment and author notes submitted for The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2] by Ronald A. Coleman see Comment 1
Editorial Comments 1 Correspondence 1 indicates that for The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2] Platanthera limosa Lindl. is to be treated as a name that has been misapplied to California plants, in particular, all but possibly one of the records in SMASCH cited under comments belong instead to Platanthera dilatata (Pursh) Lindl. ex Beck var. leucostachys (Lindl.) Luer.
Editorial Summary and Current Status
Editorial Summary rejection, based on misidentification
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 12 May 2009
List of names for this Current Status category
List of ICPN names in Platanthera
List of names from ICPN, Hrusa's Crosswalk, and Jepson Flora in Platanthera

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