Voucher: KYRG 161
Prangos pabularia Lindl.
Region: Jalal-Abad Oblast Chatkal Rayon
Gazetteer: Ters Valley, outside Besh-Aral State Res
Coordinates: 41º39'25'' N, 70º43'50'' E Alt: 1590m
Tall dominant herb with tuber and large rosette of basal leaves. Leaves mostly withered, several times pinnate with narrow leaflets, aromatic. Umbel compound without bracts. Schizocarps with frilled wings and dots in between the wings.
Herbaceous community dominated by Prangos, Artemisia with Bupleurum, Chenopodiaceae, Centaurea.
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 4-5 pinnate with filiform leaflets to 1-2mm wide.Ultimate leaflet to 1.5-2cm long. Inflorescence several times compound. Bracts and bracteoles few. Schizocarps with 5 corky ribs with undulant wings on the top. Valeculae with tubercles and papillae. Seed albumen furrowed, crescent shape. Distribution not recorded in Pimenov
Ancillary Collections: photos, seeds
Landrein, S. 161 9 July 2008