Acanthoscyphus parishii var. goodmaniana

(Ertter) Reveal

Harvard Pap. Bot.9: 144. 2004

Common names: Cushenbury flowery puncturebract
Basionyms: Oxytheca parishii goodmaniana
Found in FNA Volume 5. Mentioned on page 436, 438.
Plants erect or spreading, 0.5–3 dm. Stems slender, (1.5–)2–6 cm. Leaf blades 1–3 cm. Inflorescences: bracts 2(–3), subulate, awns 0.5–1.5 mm. Peduncles 0.3–1.5(–2) cm. Involucres: awns 4(–5), ivory colored, 2–3 mm.

Phenology: Flowering May–Sep.
Habitat: Sandy calcareous slopes, chaparral communities
Elevation: 1300-2300 m




Variety goodmaniana is known only from the northeastern slope of the San Bernardino Mountains in San Bernardino County. The name Oxytheca watsonii was misapplied to this taxon in the pre-1980 California literature.



AuthorJames L. Reveal +
BasionymOxytheca parishii goodmaniana +
Common nameCushenbury flowery puncturebract +
Elevation1300-2300 m +
HabitatSandy calcareous slopes, chaparral communities +
PhenologyFlowering May–Sep. +
ReferenceNone +
Taxon nameAcanthoscyphus parishii var. goodmaniana +
Taxon parentAcanthoscyphus parishii +
Taxon rankvariety +
VolumeVolume 5 +