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Mentha canadensis L.

Information from the Index of California Plant Names (ICPN)
Current Jepson Flora Project Synonyms Mentha arvensis var. canadensis (L.) Kuntze; Mentha arvensis var. villosa (Benth.) S.R. Stewart
Initial Editorial Analysis 27 Jun 2007
Source of Report for California Correspondence 1
Correspondence and Comments Subsequent to Initial Analysis
Correspondence 1 13 Jun 2007 e-mail from Richard Moe see Comment 1
Editorial Comments 1 Correspondence 1 indicates that most of the specimens in UC/JEPS previously filed as Mentha arvensis L. were annotated as Mentha canadensis L. by Arthur O. Tucker [author of Mentha for The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2]] in 2005 and are currently filed under that name. Also cited in Correspondence 1 were: Tucker, A. O., & H. L. Chambers. 2002. Mentha canadensis L. (Lamiaceae): a relict amphidiploid from the lower tertiary. Taxon 51: 703-718, and Tucker, A. O., H. L. Chambers, & R. F. C. Naczi. In press. Mentha: an overview of its classification and relationships. Pp. xx-xx in Mints: the genus Mentha, ed.
Editorial Summary and Current Status
Editorial Summary addition, for taxon recognized for California 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 27 Jun 2007
List of names for this Current Status category
List of ICPN names in Mentha
List of names from ICPN, Hrusa's Crosswalk, and Jepson Flora in Mentha

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