Mexico 2013 Flora de San Luis Potosi y Queretaro

Voucher:AN 461

Lophospermum erubescens D.Don

Location:Queretaro, Lagunita de San Diego.
Coordinates: 21°24'17" N, 99°08'29" W Alt: 1946m

Climber, trailing and twining with petioles. Flowers pink. Corolla tube white flecked inside and at base outside.
Pinus forest with Pinus gregii, Arbutus xalapensis, Cupressus lusitanica, Rhus aromatica, Litsea glaucescens, Quercus obtusata, Q. affinis, Cornus, Aphananthe. Climbing on Rhus, on rock outcrop with ferns, agaves and cacti.

Identification Notes: Verified with Sutton, D.A. 1988 'A Revision of the tribe Antirrhineae' Natural History press, London. Clambering with cirrhous petioles. Leaves alternate. Flowers to 70mm long. Capsule with two locules opening irregularly. Seeds winged.

Nova, J.A. de #461      13 June 2013

morphological details

pedicel pedicel calyx calyx ovary ovary

corolla mouth corolla mouth

filaments filaments

ovary ovary

stamens, style stamens, style stamens, style stamens, style stamens stamens
capsule capsule placentas placentas seed seed
seed seed adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface

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Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

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