Mexico 2013 Flora de Puebla y Veracruz

Voucher:LCO 2616

Berberidaceae
Berberis trifolia (Cham. & Schltdl.) Schult. & Schult.f.

Location:Puebla, Mpio Tepeyahualco, Laguna de Alchichica.
Coordinates: 19°24'26" N, 97°23'50" W Alt: 2339m

Shrub 2 m tall and spread. Sepals yellow. Petals orange. Stems orange just beneath the bark.
NW facing slope with Opuntia, Agave and Poaceae. 45º slope.

Identification Notes: Verified with Zamudio, S. 2009 'Notes on the genus Berberis (Berberidaceae) in Mexico' Act. Bot. Mex n.87.

Caamaño Onofre, L. #2616      1 June 2013

morphological details

inflorescence inflorescence

flower flower

flower flower

perianth perianth androecium, gynoecium androecium, gynoecium androecium, gynoecium androecium, gynoecium
berry berry seeds seeds stem stem
leaf rachis leaf rachis abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface

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Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

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