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M Cryptantha pterocarya (Torr.) Greene is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Cryptantha (family Boraginaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (in review) (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name with original publication details: Pittonia 1: 120 1887.

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Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Cryptantha pterocarya var. cycloptera (Greene) J.F.Macbr. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Cryptantha pterocarya var. pectinata Brand Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Cryptantha pterocarya var. pterocarya Synonym L TRO
Cryptantha pterocarya var. purpusii Jeps. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Cryptantha pterocarya var. stenoloba I.M.Johnst. Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Eritrichium pterocaryum Torr. Synonym M WCSP (in review)
Eritrichium pterocaryum var. pectinatum A.Gray Synonym L WCSP (in review)
Krynitzkia cycloptera Greene Synonym M TRO
Krynitzkia pterocarya (Torr.) A. Gray Synonym M TRO

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-2745699.

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