Adolphia infesta

(Kunth) Meisner

Pl. Vasc. Gen. 2: 50. 1837

Common names: Junco Texas adolphia
Selected by author to be illustrated
Synonyms: 7(qto.): 61 unknownPlate 614. 1824 (as infesta)Colubrina infesta (Kunth) Schlechtendal
Basionyms: Ceanothus infestus Kunth in A. von Humboldt et al.
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 12. Treatment on page 109.
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Shrubs, 0.3–1(–2) m, secondary branches and branchlets minutely and persistently short-hispid, slowly glabrescent, branchlets usually 0.5–1 mm diam. Leaves: blade narrowly oblanceolate to linear, 3–10 mm, margins entire [rarely dentate], surfaces glabrous; 1-veined from base. Pedicels 1–2.5 mm. Flowers: hypanthium hemispheric-campanulate, 1.5 mm wide, sides convex; sepals ovate-triangular, length nearly 2 times width, margins curved; petals 1.2–1.5 mm, shallowly hooded.

Phenology: Flowering Mar–Aug(–Sep).
Habitat: Open slopes and washes, rocky outcrops, limestone and igneous substrates, roadsides, chaparral, oak-juniper and mixed conifer-oak woodlands.
Elevation: 1200–1800 m.

Distribution

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Ariz., N.Mex., Tex., c, n Mexico.

Discussion

References

None.

Lower Taxa

No lower taxa listed.

Facts about "Adolphia infesta"
AuthorGuy L. Nesom +
Authority(Kunth) Meisner +
BasionymsCeanothus infestus +
Common nameJunco + and Texas adolphia +
DistributionAriz. +, N.Mex. +, Tex. +, C + and N Mexico. +
Elevation1200–1800 m. +
HabitatOpen slopes and washes, rocky outcrops, limestone and igneous substrates, roadsides, chaparral, oak-juniper and mixed conifer-oak woodlands. +
PhenologyFlowering Mar–Aug(–Sep). +
Publication titlePl. Vasc. Gen. +
Publication year1837 +
ReferenceNone +
Source xmlhttps://jpend@bitbucket.org/aafc-mbb/fna-data-curation.git/src/9216fc802291cd3df363fd52122300479582ede7/coarse grained fna xml/V12/V12 764.xml +
Special statusSelected by author to be illustrated +
Synonyms7(qto.): 61 +, Plate 614. + and Colubrina infesta +
Taxon familyRhamnaceae +
Taxon nameAdolphia infesta +
Taxon parentAdolphia +
Taxon rankspecies +
VolumeVolume 12 +