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Nineleaf biscuitroot (Lomatium triternatum)

Publications Posted on: December 11, 2020
Neleaf biscuitroot is most common in the northwestern US states of Washington, Oregon, and Idaho (USDA FS 1937; Soltis et al. 1997) and also occurs in the southern portions of British Columbia and Alberta, Canada.

Nakedstem sunray (Enceliopsis nudicaulis [A. Gray] A. Nelson)

Publications Posted on: June 24, 2020
Nakedstem sunray (Enceliopsis nudicaulis) (A. Gray) A. Nelson belongs to the Ecliptinae subtribe and Heliantheae tribe within the Asteraceae family. Nomenclature follows Welsh et al. (2016).

Nettleleaf giant hyssop (Agastache urticifolia [Benth.] Kuntze)

Publications Posted on: June 24, 2020
Nettleleaf giant hyssop (Agastache urticifolia [Benth.] Kuntze) belongs to the Lamiaceae or mint family, Mentheae tribe, and Nepetinae subtribe (Drew and Sytsma 2012). The Agastache genus is comprised of two sections, Agastache (syn: Chiastandra) and Brittonastrum, which are geographically distinct. Nettleleaf giant hyssop is part of the more northerly distributed Agastache section (Lint and Epling 1945; Vogelmann 1985).

Sulphur-flower buckwheat (Eriogonum umbellatum) Torr

Publications Posted on: June 24, 2020
Sulphur-flower buckwheat (Eriogonum umbellatum) belongs to the Polygonaceae family, Eriogonoideae subfamily, and Oligofonum subgenus (Reveal 2003, 2005). Nomenclature for subtaxa and synonyms follows Reveal (2005).

Parsnipflower buckwheat (Eriogonum heracleoides)

Publications Posted on: June 24, 2020
Parsnipflower buckwheat (Eriogonum heracleoides Nutt.) belongs to the Polygonaceae family and the Oligogonum subgenus (Reveal 2005). Nomenclature for subtaxa follows Reveal (2005). Nomenclature for synonyms follows Reveal (2005) and Tropicos (2019).

Limestone hawksbeard (Crepis intermedia A. Gray)

Publications Posted on: June 24, 2020
Limestone hawksbeard (Crepis intermedia A. Gray), belongs to the Asteraceae family and the Psilochaenia section of the Crepis genus (Bogler 2006; Enke 2009). Nomenclature in this review follows Bogler (2006).

Yellow bee-plant (Peritoma lutea [Hook.] Raf.

Publications Posted on: June 23, 2020
Yellow bee-plant (Peritoma lutea [Hook.] Raf.) is a member of family Cleomaceae, the spiderflower family (Vanderpol and Iltis 2010). Recent molecular work leaves the status of the species and its genus and family in question (e.g., Hall 2008; Iltis et al. 2011; Roalson et al. 2015), but for this review, nomenclature follows the Flora of North America (Vanderpool and Iltis 2010).

Scarlet globemallow (Sphaeralcea coccinea)

Publications Posted on: June 23, 2020
Sphaeralcea coccinea (Nuttall) Rydberg is commonly referred to as scarlet globemallow. It belongs to the mallow or Malvaceae family (LaDuke 2016).

Desert yellow fleabane (Erigeron linearis)

Publications Posted on: June 23, 2020
Erigeron linearis (Hook.) Piper is commonly referred to as desert yellow fleabane and belongs to the Osteocaulis section, Conyzinae subtribe, and Astereae tribe within the Asteraceae family (Nesom 2008).

Dwarf yellow fleabane (Erigeron chrysopsidis)

Publications Posted on: June 23, 2020
Erigeron chrysopsidis A. Gray is commonly referred to as dwarf yellow fleabane. This species belongs to the Disparipili section, Conyzinae subtribe, Astereae tribe within the Asteraceae family (Nesom 2008). Nomenclature for subtaxa and synonyms follows Nesom (1992a; 2006).

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