Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Juncus concinnus D.Don    

Region:Yunnan; Nujiang Lisu Autonomous Pref.; Lushui Xian
Gazetteer:Gao li gong shan, 50 km from Liuku to Yao Jiaping on the 316 provincial road.
Coordinates: 25.9720 N, 98.7062 E  Alt: 2613m 

30 cm tall. White flowers (mainly in bud). Leaves sheathing, channelled.
S facing slope. Growing on shady wet rock with moss.

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). Leaves pluritubular. Inflorescence of three compact heads with unequal pedicels.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2064               25 July 2010

morphological details

inflorescence inflorescence head head flowers flowers

flower dissection flower dissection

stem base stem base

leaves leaves

leaf surfaces leaf surfaces    
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Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

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