Mexico 2013 Flora de San Luis Potosi y Queretaro

Voucher:AN 417

Convolvulaceae
Ipomoea capillacea (Kunth) G.Don

Location:San Luis Potosi, Cerro de San Miguelito, above Privadas de Pedregal. Canada de Lobos.
Coordinates: 22°05'50" N, 101°00'32" W Alt: 2230m

Tuberous erect herb. Flowers light purple-pink. Stigma and stamens white.
Disturbed sandy area grazed by horses and donkeys. Geology: igneous rock. Growing on rocky NE-facing slope.

Identification Notes: Verified with Andrew McDonald, 1993 'Flora de Veracruz Convolvulaceae' Vol. 73. Corolla infundibuliforme - campanulate. Leaf segments less than 1 mm wide.

Nova, J.A. de #417      11 June 2013

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inflorescence inflorescence calyx calyx corolla bud corolla bud
corolla section corolla section androecium androecium gynoecium gynoecium
tuber apex tuber apex leaves leaves leaf surface leaf surface
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Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

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