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Calyptridium monospermum Greene
MONTIACEAE (genus previously included in Portulacaceae)

Information from the Index of California Plant Names (ICPN)
Current Jepson Flora Project Synonyms Cistanthe monosperma (Greene) Hershk.
Initial Editorial Analysis 2 Mar 2009
Source of Report for California The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1]
Initial Editorial Comments recently treated as Cistanthe monosperma, possibly without knowledge of The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1] contributor
Correspondence and Comments Subsequent to Initial Analysis
Correspondence 1 8 Feb 2002, from Margriet Wetherwax see Comment 1
Editorial Comments 1 Correspondence 1 indicates that Dieter H. Wilken (co-author of Calyptridium in The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1]) and Walter A. Kelley (author of Calandrinia, co-author of Calyptridium in The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1]) do not agree with placement in Cistanthe.
Correspondence 2 Treatment and author notes submitted for The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2] by John M. Miller & C. Matt Guilliams see Comment 2
Editorial Comments 2 Correspondence 2 indicates that for The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2] Calyptridium monospermum Greene is to be recognized and treated as native to CA.
Editorial Summary and Current Status
Editorial Summary retention
Current Status JFP-1, accepted name for taxon native to CA
Current Status Authority The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2]
Current Status Date 2 Mar 2009
List of names for this Current Status category
List of ICPN names in Calyptridium
List of names from ICPN, Hrusa's Crosswalk, and Jepson Flora in Calyptridium

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