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Platanthera dilatata (Pursh) Lindl. ex L. C. Beck

Information from the Index of California Plant Names (ICPN)
Initial Editorial Analysis 12 May 2009
Source of Report for California Munz, P.A. in collaboration with D. D. Keck. 1968, as cited in Kartesz & Meacham
Initial Editorial Comments under Platanthera leucostachys in The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1], "Pls...have been incorrectly called" Platanthera dilatata (Pursh) Hook.; as Platanthera dilatata (Pursh) Hook., considered to be misapplied name in The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1]; Habenaria dilatata var. dilatata "not in CA" in Appendix III, The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1]; author citation uncertain, (Pursh) Hook. in The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1]
Editorial Recommendation author citation to be checked [resolved]
Correspondence and Comments Subsequent to Initial Analysis
Correspondence 1 11 Jun 2007 e-mail from Jeff Greenhouse see Comment 1
Editorial Comments 1 Correspondence 1 indicates that the Beck who published Platanthera dilatata in Botany of the Northern and Middle States 347. 1833 was Lewis C. Beck (L.C. Beck in Authors of Plant Names). [Therefore, author citation corrected to Platanthera dilatata (Pursh) Lindl. ex L. C. Beck, from Platanthera dilatata (Pursh) Lindl. ex Beck previously in this Index, 25 Jun 2007.]
Correspondence 2 Treatment and author notes submitted for The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2] by Ronald A. Coleman see Comment 2
Editorial Comments 2 Correspondence 2 indicates that for The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2] Platanthera leucostachys Lindl. is to be treated as a synonym of Platanthera dilatata (Pursh) Lindl. ex Beck var. leucostachys (Lindl.) Luer.
Editorial Summary and Current Status
Editorial Summary addition, due to recircumscription in The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2]
Current Status JFP-1, accepted name for taxon native to CA
Current Status Authority The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2]
Current Status Date 12 May 2009
List of names for this Current Status category
List of ICPN names in Platanthera
List of names from ICPN, Hrusa's Crosswalk, and Jepson Flora in Platanthera

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