Mexico 2013 Flora de San Luis Potosi y Queretaro

Voucher:AN 476

Rubiaceae
Deppea cornifolia (Benth.) Benth.

Location:San Luis Potosi, Xilitla, La Trinidad, on top of 'El Pilon'
Coordinates: 21°23'54" N, 99°04'36" W Alt: 2159m

Shrub 1 m height and spread. Flowers yellow.
Rock outcop above the forest. Growing on W-facing side of the rocks with Agave.

Identification Notes: Verified with Borhidi, Attila L. 2012 'Rubiáceas de México' 2nd edition. Calyx lobes triangular, 1.5 mm long. Corolla 16 mm long.

Nova, J.A. de #476      14 June 2013

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