Jepson Flora Project: Jepson Interchange for California Floristics    
Platanthera ×media (Rydb.) Luer, pro sp.
Initial Editorial Analysis 12 May 2009
Notes on Authorship of Name both = Authors of Plant Names
Notes on Publication of Name Native Orch. U.S. & Canada 229. 1975
Source of Report for California 1997 American Orchid Society Bulletin, as cited in Kartesz & Meacham
Initial Editorial Comments in no way mentioned in Munz, Munz Supplement, The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1]; indicated for CA, AK, ne US and adjacent Canada in Kartesz & Meacham; parents not indicated in Kartesz & Meacham; hybrid nature, parents not indicated in International Plant Names Index-Index Kewensis, IPNI-Gray Card Index
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 X media (Rydb.) Luer, pro sp. is to be treated, in a note, as a synonym of Platanthera huronensis (Nutt.) Lindl., a hybrid that does not occur in CA.
Editorial Summary and Current Status
Editorial Summary possible addition, evidently for taxon reported for California since The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1] rejection, does not occur in CA
Current Status JFP-8a, taxonomic or nomenclatural synonym for taxon not occurring in CA (erroneous reports, misapplication of names, misidentifications, other exclusions)
Current Name Platanthera huronensis (Nutt.) Lindl.
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

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