Voucher: KYRG 159
Haplophyllum acutifolium (DC.) G.Don.
Region: Jalal-Abad Oblast Chatkal Rayon
Gazetteer: Ters Valley, outside Besh-Aral State Res
Coordinates: 41º39'25'' N, 70º43'50'' E Alt: 1590m
Shrub with single stem branched above, not woody to 50cm tall. Leaves covered with glandular dots, glaucous slightly aromatic.
Herbaceous community dominated by Prangos, Artemisia with Bupleurum, Chenopodiaceae, Centaurea.
Identification Notes: Verified with Flora of the USSR. Vol.14, V. L. Komarov and Townsend in Hook. Icon. Pl. vol40. 1986. Leaves acute at apex, broad in the middle. Inflorescence a terminal erect corymb slightly hairy. Sepals free to base, ciliate. Schizocarp of 3-5 mericarps. Mericarps indehiscent, tuberculate with one seed inside. Sect. Achaenococcum.
Ancillary Collections: photos, seeds
Landrein, S. 159 9 July 2008