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Lewisia leeana (Porter) B. L. Rob.
MONTIACEAE (genus previously included in Portulacaceae)

Information from the Index of California Plant Names (ICPN)
Current Jepson Flora Project Synonyms Calandrinia leeana Porter; Lewisia eastwoodiana Purdy; Oreobroma leeanum (Porter) Howell
Initial Editorial Analysis Nov 1 2001
Source of Report for California The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1]
Initial Editorial Comments spelling of epithet uncertain, "leeana" in Kartesz & Meacham, but as cited in International Plant Names Index-Index Kewensis, IPNI-Gray Card Index
Variant Spelling Lewisia leana
Editorial Recommendation spelling of epithet to be checked [resolved]
Correspondence and Comments Subsequent to Initial Analysis
Correspondence 1 8 May 2007 e-mail from Jeff Greenhouse see Comment 1
Editorial Comments 1 Correspondence 1 indicates that Lewisia leeana (Porter) B.L. Rob. (Synoptical Flora of North America 1(1): 267. 1897) was based on Calandrinia leeana Porter (Botanical Gazette 1(12): 49. 1876), and that Porter named his plant for "Mr. L.W. Lee", so that "leeana" is the correct spelling of the epithet according to ICBN (2000) Rec. 60C.1(c). [Therefore, spelling of epithet corrected to "leeana", from "leana" previously in this Index, 8 May 2007.]
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. 1]
List of names for this Current Status category
List of ICPN names in Lewisia
List of names from ICPN, Hrusa's Crosswalk, and Jepson Flora in Lewisia

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