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Prosartes smithii (Hook.) Utech, Shinwari, & Kawano

Information from the Index of California Plant Names (ICPN)
Current Jepson Flora Project Synonyms Disporum smithii (Hook.) Piper
Initial Editorial Analysis 17 Jun 2010
Source of Report for California Kartesz & Meacham
Initial Editorial Comments treated as Disporum smithii in The Jepson Manual [Ed. 1]
Correspondence and Comments Subsequent to Initial Analysis
Correspondence 1 27 May 2003 e-mail from Jeff Greenhouse see Comment 1
Editorial Comments 1 Correspondence 1 indicates that Z. K. Shinwari, et al. (Taxon 43:353--356. 1994) cite morphological and molecular evidence in support of placing the California specie of Disporum in the resurrected genus Prosartes, so that Disporum smithii (Hook.) Piper is to be treated as Prosartes smithii (Hook.) Utech, Shinwari & Kawano.
Correspondence 2 Treatment and author notes submitted for The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2] by Michael R. Mesler & Robin Bencie see Comment 2
Editorial Comments 2 Correspondence 2 indicates that for The Jepson Manual [Ed. 2] Prosartes smithii (Hook.) Utech, Shinwari, & Kawano is to be treated as native in CA, with no infraspecific taxa recognized.
Editorial Summary and Current Status
Editorial Summary addition, different genus 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 17 Jun 2010
List of names for this Current Status category
List of ICPN names in Prosartes
List of names from ICPN, Hrusa's Crosswalk, and Jepson Flora in Prosartes

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