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Symphyotrichum spathulatum (Lindl.) G. L. Nesom

Information from the Index of California Plant Names (ICPN)
Current Jepson Flora Project Synonyms Aster occidentalis (Nutt.) Torr. & A. Gray; Aster spathulatus Lindl.
Initial Editorial Analysis 19 Apr 2007
Notes on Publication of Name Phytologia 77:291.1994
Source of Report for California Kartesz & Meacham
Initial Editorial Comments not in Gray Card Index; as Aster spathulatus in no way mentioned in Munz, The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1]; as Aster spathulatus Lindl. ex DC., listed as synonym of Aster occidentalis (Nutt.) Torr. & A. Gray in Abrams & Ferris, Illustrated Flora of the Pacific States; evidently treated as Aster occidentalis (Nutt.) Torr. & A. Gray in 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 Geraldine A. Allen see Comment 1
Editorial Comments 1 Correspondence 1 indicates that for The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2] Symphyotrichum spathulatum (Lindl.) G. L. Nesom is to be recognized for CA, with Aster occidentalis (Nutt.) Torr. & A. Gray and Aster spathulatus Lindl. listed as syns.
Editorial Summary and Current Status
Editorial Summary addition, new combination in genus resurrected since The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1], different name for taxon treated in 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 19 Apr 2007
List of names for this Current Status category
List of ICPN names in Symphyotrichum
List of names from ICPN, Hrusa's Crosswalk, and Jepson Flora in Symphyotrichum

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