An overview of New Mexican Boechera (Brassicaceae) including three new species and thirteen new nomenclatural combinations


  • Michael D. Windham Duke University
  • Kathleen M. Pryer Duke University
  • Loreen Allphin Brigham Young University



To provide a nomenclatural foundation for the treatment of Boechera in the soon-to-be-published Flora of New Mexico, we here discuss the current taxonomic situation in the genus, name three new species (B. austromontana, B. pseudoconsanguinea, and B. quadrangulensis), provide new combinations for B. kelseyana, B. thompsonii, and B. villosa as subspecies of B. crandallii, and propose subspecific names under B. perennans for nine taxa currently treated as species.


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Windham, M. D., Pryer, K. M., & Allphin, L. (2022). An overview of New Mexican Boechera (Brassicaceae) including three new species and thirteen new nomenclatural combinations. Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas, 16(1), 9–24.