Holmgrenia W.L.Wagner & Hoch

, Syst. Bot. Monogr. 83: 127 (2007), nom. illeg.
IPNI Life Sciences Identifier (LSID)
Systematic Botany Monographs; Monographic Series of the American Society of Plant Taxonomists
83: 127
Date of Publication
17 Sep 2007
Family as entered in IPNI

Nomenclatural Notes

Status: nom. illeg. later homonym non Holmgrenia Lindb. 1863 (a moss plant).


Generic name honors the Holmgren family: Arthur Hermann Holmgren (1912-1992), Noel Herman Holmgren (1937-) and Patricia Kern Holmgren (1940-) for their contribution to the botanical knowledge of the western United States. For Holmgrenia, Wagner & Hoch provided a Latin diagnosis and flagged the taxon as a gen. nov. (a correctable error). Type: H. hilgardii (Greene) W. L. Wagner & Hoch (Oenothera hilgardii Greene).


Replaced synonym
Camissonia sect. Nematocaulis P.H.Raven, Brittonia 16(3): 285 (1964).
Replaced synonym of
Neoholmgrenia W.L.Wagner & Hoch, Novon 19(1): 131 (2009).