Taxon profile


Cistanthe Spach

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Rosopsida - eudicots »  order Caryophyllales »  family Montiaceae

Included taxa

Number of records: 14

species Cistanthe ambigua (S. Wats.) Hershkovitz - Desert Pussypaws
species Cistanthe cachinalensis (Phil.) Peralta & D.I. Ford
species Cistanthe grandiflora (Lindl.) Schltdl.

Cistanthe grandiflora

species Cistanthe maritima (Nutt.) Hershkovitz - Seaside Pussypaws
species Cistanthe monandra (Nutt.) Hershkovitz - Common Pussypaws
species Cistanthe monosperma (Greene) Hershkovitz - Oneseed Pussypaws
species Cistanthe parryi (Gray) Hershkovitz - Parry's Pussypaws
species Cistanthe picta (Gillies ex Arn.) Carolin ex Hershkovitz

Cistanthe picta

species Cistanthe pulchella (Eastw.) Hershkovitz - Mariposa Pussypaws
species Cistanthe pygmaea (Parish ex Rydb.) Hershkovitz - Pygmy Pussypaws
species Cistanthe quadripetala (S. Wats.) Hershkovitz - Fourpetal Pussypaws
species Cistanthe rosea (S. Wats.) Hershkovitz - Rosy Pussypaws
species Cistanthe stricta (Phil.) Peralta
species Cistanthe umbellata (Torr.) Hershkovitz - Mt. Hood Pussypaws

Links and literature

EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Cistanthe Spach]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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