Kyrgyzstan itinerary

Geranium Astragalus Codonospis clematidea Epilobium latifolium Lonicera hispida   Inula rhiziocephala

Thursday 10th July 2008

17. Jalal-Abad Oblast; Chatkal Rayon; 15km south of Kara-Buura Pass.

rocky alpine hillside

map by OHCHR

Damp woodland

 

Rocky alpine hillside: 2247m
Asteraceae Artemisia persica Boiss.
Asteraceae Centaurea virgata Besser var. squarrosa Boiss.
Asteraceae Lactuca orientalis Boiss.
Convolvulaceae Convolvulus lineatus L.
Crassulaceae Sedum alberti Rgl.
Cyperaceae Carex turkestanica Rgl.
Plumbaginaceae Acantholimon alatavicum Bunge
Rosaceae Prunus petunnikowii Rehder
Rosaceae Spiraea hypericifolia L.

Damp Woodland along major river : 2247m
Crassulaceae Rhodiola semenovii (Rgl. et Herd.) Boriss.
Cyperaceae Carex songarica Kar. et Kir.
Lamiaceae Nepeta pulchella Pojarck.
Orobanchaceae Pedicularis dolichorrhiza Schrenk.
Primulaceae Cortusa matthioli L.
Ranunculaceae Thalictrum minus L.
Ranunculaceae Trollius altaicus C.A.Mey

18. Jalal-Abad Oblast; Chatkal Rayon; 7km south-west of Kara-Buura Pass.(green rock)

south-west of Kara-Buura Pass.

map by OHCHR

scree with Codonopsis clematidea

 

Scree: 2694m E facing
Alliaceae Allium oreophilum C.A.M.
Asteraceae Erigeron pseudoerigeron (Bge.) M.Pop.
Asteraceae Senecio vernalis Schischk.
Boraginaceae Lepichiniella seravschanica (Lipsky) M.Pop.
Brassicaceae Draba alberti Rgl.
Brassicaceae Sophiopsis annua (Rupr.) Schulz.
Campanulaceae Campanula glomerata All.
Caryophyllaceae Silene korshinskyi Schischk.
Fabaceae subf. faboideae Astragalus lasiosemius Boiss.
Fabaceae subf. faboideae Astragalus lithophilus Kar. et Kir.
Fabaceae subf. faboideae Astragalus talassicus M.Pop
Fabaceae subf. faboideae Oxytropis talassica Gontsch.
Lamiaceae Dracocephalum komarovii Lipsky
Lamiaceae Leonurus pseudopanzerioides Krestovskaya
Lamiaceae Thymus seravshanicus Klok.
Papaveraceae Fumaria vaillantii Loisel.
Poaceae Hordeum brevisubulatum (Trinius) Link subsp. turkestanicum Tzvelev
Poaceae Poa versicolor Bess.
Polygonaceae Persicaria coriaria Grig.
Scrophulariaceae Scrophularia kiriloviana Schischk.


19. Jalal-Abad Oblast; Chatkal Rayon; Kara-Buura Pass. (top of pass)

Kara-Buura Pass South side.

map by OHCHR

Pyrethrum sp on rocky slope

Kara-Buura Pass North side.

High altitude alpine and exposed meadow: 3315m E to NE facing
Apiaceae Bupleurum densiflorum Rupr.
Caryophyllaceae Cerastium cerastoides (L.) Britt.
Caryophyllaceae Cerastium lithospermifolium Fisch.
Caryophyllaceae Silene graminifolia Otth.
Fabaceae subf. faboideae Astragalus nivalis Kar. et Kir.
Fabaceae subf. faboideae Oxytropis columbina Vass.
Lamiaceae Dracocephalum oblongifolium Rgl.
Lamiaceae Dracocephalum origanoides Steph.
Papaveraceae Corydalis gortschakovii Schrenk
Primulaceae Androsace maxima L.


20. Talas Oblast; Kara-Buura Rayon; 100m north-West of Kara-Buura Pass.

Kara-Buura Pass road.

map by OHCHR

Large scree: 3315m W facing
Alliaceae Allium carolinianum Redouté
Lamiaceae Dracocephalum imberbe Bge.
Papaveraceae Corydalis fedtschenkoana Regel.
Polygonaceae Rheum reticulatum A.Los.
Ranunculaceae Delphinium dasyanthum Kar. et Kir.

 

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