Gossypianthus lanuginosus var. lanuginosus

Synonyms: Gossypianthus lanuginosus var. sheldonii (Hooker) Mears Guilleminea lanuginosa var. rigidiflora (Uline & W. L. Bray) Mears Guilleminea lanuginosa var. sheldonii
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 4. Treatment on page 439. Mentioned on page 436.
Basal leaf blades oblong-oblanceolate, oblanceolate, or spatulate, (1.6–)3.5–6(–8.5) × (0.3–)0.5–1.2(–1.7) cm. Cauline leaf blades ovate to oblong-ovate or obovate, (0.1–)0.5–1.8(–3.3) × (0.1–)0.3–0.7(–1.3) cm, pilose to sericeous abaxially, pilose to glabrate adaxially.

Phenology: Flowering year-round.
Habitat: Sandy loams or clays, generally dry waste areas
Elevation: 0-1500 m


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N.Mex., Okla., Tex., Mexico (Chihuahua, Coahuila, Tamaulipas), West Indies.


Gossypianthus lanuginosus var. lanuginosus is known from New Mexico based on a specimen at NY but there is no additional location information.

Selected References


Lower Taxa


AuthorSteven E. Clemants +
Authority(Poiret) Moquin-Tandon in A. P. de Candolle and A. L. P. P. de Candolle +
BasionymsParonychia lanuginosa +
DistributionN.Mex. +, Okla. +, Tex. +, Mexico (Chihuahua +, Coahuila +, Tamaulipas) + and West Indies. +
Elevation0-1500 m +
HabitatSandy loams or clays, generally dry waste areas +
IllustrationPresent +
Illustration copyrightFlora of North America Association +
IllustratorYevonn Wilson-Ramsey +
PhenologyFlowering year-round. +
Publication titlein A. P. de Candolle and A. L. P. P. de Candolle, Prodr. +
Publication year1849 +
ReferenceNone +
Source xmlhttps://jpend@bitbucket.org/aafc-mbb/fna-data-curation.git/src/f50eec43f223ca0e34566be0b046453a0960e173/coarse grained fna xml/V4/V4 863.xml +
SynonymsGossypianthus lanuginosus var. sheldonii +, Guilleminea lanuginosa var. rigidiflora + and Guilleminea lanuginosa var. sheldonii +
Taxon familyAmaranthaceae +
Taxon nameGossypianthus lanuginosus var. lanuginosus +
Taxon parentGossypianthus lanuginosus +
Taxon rankvariety +
VolumeVolume 4 +