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Heliotropium curassavicum L. var. oculatum (A. Heller) I. M. Johnst. ex Tidestr.
HELIOTROPIACEAE (as of Revision 9, genus transferred from BORAGINACEAE)

Information from the Index of California Plant Names (ICPN)
Current Jepson Flora Project Synonyms Heliotropium oculatum A. Heller; Heliotropium spathulatum subsp. oculatum (A. Heller) Ewan
Initial Editorial Analysis 5 May 2010
Source of Report for California Munz, P.A. in collaboration with D. D. Keck. 1968, as cited in Kartesz & Meacham
Initial Editorial Comments listed as synonym of Heliotropium curassavicum in The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1]
Correspondence and Comments Subsequent to Initial Analysis
Correspondence 1 15 Jun 2007 e-mail from Jeff Greenhouse see Comment 1
Editorial Comments 1 Correspondence 1 indicates that Heliotropium curassavicum var. oculatum was published by Ivar Tidestrom (Tidestr. in Authors of Plant Names) in Proceedings of the Biological Society of Washington 48(9): 42 (1935), whereTidestrom ascribed the combination to I.M. Johnston (I.M. Johnst. in Authors of Plant Names). [Therefore, author citation corrected to Heliotropium curassavicum L. var. oculatum (A. Heller) I. M. Johnst. ex Tidestr., from Heliotropium curassavicum L. var. oculatum (A. Heller) I. M. Johnst. previously in this Index, 21 Jun 2007.]
Correspondence 2 Treatment and author notes submitted for The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2] by Ronald B. Kelley see Comment 2
Editorial Comments 2 Correspondence 2 indicates that for The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2] Heliotropium curassavicum L. var. oculatum (A. Heller) I. M. Johnst. ex Tidestr. is to be recognized and treated as native to CA.
Editorial Summary and Current Status
Editorial Summary addition, for taxon recognized since The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1]
Current Status JFP-1, accepted name for taxon native to CA
Current Status Authority The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2]
Current Status Date 5 May 2010
List of names for this Current Status category
List of ICPN names in Heliotropium curassavicum
List of names from ICPN, Hrusa's Crosswalk, and Jepson Flora in Heliotropium

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