Kyrgyzstan July 2008 Zabelia corymbosa quest

Voucher: KYRG 140 

Zabelia corymbosa (Regel et Schmalh.) Makino

Region: Jalal-Abad Oblast  Aksy Rayon
Gazetteer: Sary-Chelek Biosphere Reserve 
Coordinates: 41º47'02'' N, 71º59'11'' E  Alt: 1521m  outside the buffer zone.

Tall shrub to 3m tall with erect basal stems. Bark and old stem with 6 deep lines. Shoots arching at the top. Cymes with sometimes terminal fruit missing and with two axillary cymes on either side with 2-3 flowers as well.
Scree slope along a dried river with Berberis, Cupressus, Acer, Celtis, Prunus, Juglans, Polygonatum, Impatiens, Asparagus, Euonymus.

Identification Notes: Verified with Flora of the USSR. Vol.23, V. L. Komarov. 
Ancillary Collections: DNA, photos, seeds 

Landrein, S. 140                7 July 2008

morphological details

inflorescence inflorescence fruiting calyx fruiting calyx adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface

abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface

node node

bark bark

seed pictures
fruit fruit fruiting calyx fruiting calyx seed seed
field picture
fruiting shrub
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

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