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Symphyotrichum defoliatum (Parish) G. L. Nesom

Information from the Index of California Plant Names (ICPN)
Current Jepson Flora Project Synonyms Aster bernardinus H. M. Hall; Aster chilensis Nees var. bernardinus (H. M. Hall) Cronquist
Initial Editorial Analysis 19 Apr 2007
Source of Report for California Kartesz & Meacham
Initial Editorial Comments as Aster defoliatus Parish, in no way mentioned in Munz, The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1], but in Abrams & Ferris, Illustrated Flora of the Pacific States treated under Aster bernardinus, as known only from type collection in San Bernardino Co.
Correspondence and Comments Subsequent to Initial Analysis
Correspondence 1 10 Aug 2004 e-mail from Misa Ward, including forwarded 30 Jul 04 e-mail to Misa Ward from Bruce Baldwin see Comment 1
Editorial Comments 1 Correspondence 1 indicates that Guy Nesom treated Aster bernardinus H. M. Hall as a synonym of Symphyotrichum defoliatum (Parish) G. L. Nesom in Phytologia 77: 279 (1994).
Correspondence 2 Treatment and author notes submitted for The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2] by Geraldine A. Allen see Comment 2
Editorial Comments 2 Correspondence 2 indicates that for The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2] Symphyotrichum defoliatum (Parish) G. L. Nesom is to be recognized for CA, with Aster bernardinus H. M. Hall and Aster chilensis Nees var. bernardinus (H. M. Hall) Cronquist listed as syns.
Editorial Summary and Current Status
Editorial Summary addition, new name in genus resurrected 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 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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