Acanthoscyphus parishii var. abramsii

(E. A. McGregor) Reveal

Harvard Pap. Bot.9: 144. 2004

Common names: Abrams’s flowery puncturebract
Synonyms: Eriogonum abramsii Oxytheca parishii abramsii Oxytheca parishii abramsii
Basionyms: Oxytheca abramsii
Found in FNA Volume 5. Treatment on page 439. Mentioned on page 438.
Plants erect or spreading, 1–3 dm. Stems slender, 1–3(–7) cm. Leaf blades 1–3(–5) cm. Inflorescences: bracts (2–)3, triangular, awns 0.5–1.5 mm. Peduncles 0.8–2 cm. Involucres: awns 7–16, dark red, 3–4 mm.

Phenology: Flowering Jun–Aug.
Habitat: Sandy flats and slopes, chaparral communities, montane conifer woodlands
Elevation: 1700-2000 m

Distribution

Calif.

Discussion

Variety abramsii is known only from the San Rafael Mountains, Topatopa Mountain, and Mount Pinos, in Santa Barbara and Ventura counties.

References

None.

AuthorJames L. Reveal +
BasionymOxytheca abramsii +
Common nameAbrams’s flowery puncturebract +
Elevation1700-2000 m +
HabitatSandy flats and slopes, chaparral communities, montane conifer woodlands +
PhenologyFlowering Jun–Aug. +
ReferenceNone +
SynonymEriogonum abramsii + and Oxytheca parishii abramsii +
Taxon nameAcanthoscyphus parishii var. abramsii +
Taxon parentAcanthoscyphus parishii +
Taxon rankvariety +
VolumeVolume 5 +