Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Briggsia longifolia Craib    

Region:Yunnan; Nujiang Lisu Autonomous Pref.; Bao shan
Gazetteer:Off provincial road 230 at Gang dang, Bai hua ling, Han long zhai (village) (at the end of Z003 county road). Circular walk to Pu bu (waterfall).
Coordinates: 25.3082 N, 98.7949 E  Alt: 1585m 

20 cm tall herb. Flowers yellow with darker lines within, corolla 3 cm long. Basal rosette of leaves with serrate margin. Calyx divided to base, lobes equal. Filaments and ovary glabrous.
Growing on a rocky slope.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Stamens 4, fused to corolla tube at base.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2017               22 July 2010

morphological details

androecium androecium stamen stamen anther anther

style, stigma style, stigma

nectary scales nectary scales

calyx calyx

capsule capsule adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface

additional pictures

flowers flower
field picture
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

Other field pictures

flowering plants
flowering plants