Mexico 2013 Flora de San Luis Potosi y Queretaro

Voucher:AN 462

Caprifoliaceae
Vesalea mexicana (Villarreal) Wang, H.F. & Landrein var. grandifolia (Villarreal) Landrein

Location:Queretaro, Lagunita de San Diego.
Coordinates: 21°25'06" N, 99°07'44" W Alt: 2211m


Pinus forest with Pinus gregii, Arbutus xalapensis, Cupressus lusitanica, Rhus aromatica, Litsea glaucescens, Quercus obtusata, Q. affinis, Cornus, Aphananthe.

Identification Notes: Verified with Villarreal-Q, Jose Angel 2000 'Flora del Bajio y de Regiones Adyacentes' Vol. 88. Flowers paired or single. Corolla campanulate, bilabiate with a narrow tube. Calyx lobes 5, reddish and accrescent. Ovary densely pubescent.

Nova, J.A. de #462      13 June 2013

morphological details

inflorescence inflorescence ovary, calyx ovary, calyx ovary ovary
calyx calyx calyx calyx corolla tube corolla tube
corolla mouth corolla mouth stamens and style stamens and style corolla tube section corolla tube section
nectary nectary stem cross section stem cross section stem stem
adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface

additional pictures

corolla inflorescence

inflorescence

corolla section
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flowering branch
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

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flowers
flowers
flowers
corolla mouth