Brassicaceae_Raphanorhyncha crassa

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Family Brassicaceae
Basionym Raphanorhyncha crassa Rollins
Original Identification Nerisyrenia
Current Taxon Raphanorhyncha crassa Rollins
Protologue Citation Contributions from the Gray Herbarium of Harvard University 206: 10. 1976.
Holotype/Isotype Isotype
DUKE Accession Number 310229
Comments  
Primary Collector M. C. Johnston
Collector Number 10536
Collection Date 2 Apr 1973
Country Mexico
Province/State Chihuahau
Plant Location Notes 25.5 km. N. of the Camargo-Jiemenez hiway on the road to La Perla; and 11.5 km. S. of Restaurante El Herradero. 27°48' N 104°51'30" W. Alt. 1250 m. Badly overgrazed tobosa flat (zacatonal). Alluvial flat (Bajio El Gringo). Fine-textured alluvium. 
Plant Description Notes Locally abundant herb to 1 m. Herbage very fleshy and glaucous; fruit long tapering; flowers with heavy fragrance. 
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Broad geographical location North America
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