Kyrgyzstan July 2008 Zabelia corymbosa quest

Voucher: KYRG 463 

Vicatia atrosanguinea (Kar. et Kir.) P.K.Mukh. et Pimenov

Region: Chüy Oblast  Panfilov Rayon
Gazetteer: Suusamyr Valley 
Coordinates: 42º11'41'' N, 73º15'03'' E  Alt: 2780m  to the south of Otmök.

Herb, 10cm tall. Flowers green-white. Stylopodium green. Umbel without bracts, umbellule with 2 bracteoles.
Alpine grazed meadow on a North facing slope with Phlomis, Geranium, Poaceae and Papaver as dominant species.

Identification Notes: Verified with Flora of the USSR. Vol.16, V. L. Komarov and Pimenov, M.G. (1937- ) The Umbelliferae of Kirghyzia Zontichnye (Umbelliferae) Kirgizii. Leaves 1-2 pinnate with narrow leaflets. Umbels compound. Peduncles and pedicels unequal. Flowers male and hermaphrodite. No bracts and just one or two bracteoles. Mericarps with 3 equal ribs, not winged. Lateral ribs not touching. Synonym Carum atrosanguineum
Ancillary Collections: photos 

Osborne, J. 463                5 July 2008

morphological details

umbellule umbellule flowers flowers flowers flowers

schizocarp schizocarp

shizocarp shizocarp

mericarp mericarp

plant base plant base

abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface

leaf segments leaf segments

field picture
flowering plant
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

Other field pictures

fruits fruits