Voucher: KYRG 111
Cerastium arvense L.
Region: Chüy Oblast Panfilov Rayon
Gazetteer: Töö-Ashuu Pass
Coordinates: 42º19'07'' N, 73º48'52'' E Alt: 3072m After the tunnel and the panomaric view platform.
Sprawling herb in the short vegetation. Flower white. Petal deeply emarginate.
Alpine meadow dominated by Phlomis, Bistorta, Pedicularis, Papaver. SE facing slope.
Identification Notes: Verified with Flora of the USSR. Vol.6, V. L. Komarov and Lazkov, G. A. Family Caryophyllaceae in Kyrgyzstan Semeistco gvozdchnye vo flore Kyrgystana. Leaves to 16 x 3mm, lanceolate. Basal leaves wanting. Stem with retrorse hairs at the base and glandular above. Leaves on short axillary stem. Petals twice as long as the sepals, deeply notched 1/3 to base. Sepals with scarious margin short glandular abaxially to 7mm long. Styles 5.
Ancillary Collections: photos
Landrein, S. 111 4 July 2008
|| androecium and gynoecium