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Marah macrocarpa (Greene) Greene var. major (Dunn) Stocking

Information from the Index of California Plant Names (ICPN)
Initial Editorial Analysis 15 Apr 2011
Notes on Publication of Name Madrono 13:134.1955
Source of Report for California The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1]
Notes geography added to flora of San Clemente Island by Ross, Boyd, & Junak, Additions to the vascular flora of San Clemente Island, as M. major
Initial Editorial Comments indicated only for California in Kartesz & Meacham.
Variant Spelling Marah macrocarpus var. major
Correspondence and Comments Subsequent to Initial Analysis
Correspondence 1 14 Feb 2011 e-mail from Jeff Greenhouse, including forwarded e-mails from John L. Strother, Kanchi Gandhi, and Avinoam Danin see Comment 1
Editorial Comments 1 Correspondence 1 indicates that Marah is properly treated as feminine. [Therefore, spelling of epithet corrected to Marah macrocarpa (Greene) Greene var. major (Dunn) Stocking, from Marah macrocarpus (Greene) Greene var. major (Dunn) Stocking previously in this Index, 15 Feb 2011 .]
Editorial Summary and Current Status
Editorial Summary rejection, to be treated as synonym for The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2]
Current Status JFP-1a, taxonomic or nomenclatural synonym for taxon native to CA
Current Name Marah macrocarpa (Greene) Greene
Current Status Authority The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2]
Current Status Date 15 Apr 2011
List of names for this Current Status category
List of ICPN names in Marah macrocarpa
List of names from ICPN, Hrusa's Crosswalk, and Jepson Flora in Marah

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