Described as new is Cryptantha creutzfeldtii Welsh, named to honor the memory of F. Creutzfeldt, botanist with the Gunnison Expedition of 1853–54, who was killed along with Gunnison and other members of the party in an Indian ambush.
Welsh, Stanley L.
"A species of Cryptantha (Boraginaceae) dedicated to the memory of F. Creutzfeldt,"
Great Basin Naturalist: Vol. 42:
2, Article 4.
Available at: https://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/gbn/vol42/iss2/4