Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Juncus allioides Franch.    

Region:Yunnan; Kunming prefecture; Luquan yizu miaozu Zizhixian district
Gazetteer:Jiao zi shan (mountain) at the end of Z002 road off the Zhuan long section.
Coordinates: 26.0578 N, 102.8240 E  Alt: 3170m 

15 cm tall, flowers white, 6 white tepals, 6 white stamens, 3 white stigmas, leaves channelled in section.
Grazed grassland on top 5-10 cm tall with Potentilla anserina, Calypteris aesculenta and taller ferns, SW facing.

Identification Notes:Verified with Species Plantarum - Flora of the world, Part 7. Juncaceae, subgenus Juncus, Section Stygiopsis. Also verified with Flora of China online, Leaves septate but septa not conspicuous when dry.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C. & Osborne, J.#1915               19 July 2010

morphological details

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flower dissection section of flower

stem base stem base

flower flower
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flowering plant
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

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