Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Corydalis yunnanensis Franch.    

Region:Yunnan; Nujiang Lisu Autonomous Pref.; Lushui Xian
Gazetteer:Gao li gong shan, Pian ma, at the border with Myanmar at the top of the mountain.
Coordinates: 25.9726 N, 98.6835 E  Alt: 3131m 

20 cm tall herb, yellow flowers.
Disturbed area with bamboo, Lamiaceae; in a saddle.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online and Liden, M. & Zetterlund, H. (1997) 'Corydalis a gardener's guide and a monograph of the tuberous species'. Section Davidianae. In Liden & Zetterlund C. pterygopetala is included in C. yunnanensis. Spur upcurved. Crest overtopping apex.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2074               25 July 2010

morphological details

flower flower outer sepals outer sepals lateral petals lateral petals

inner petal inner petal

androecium, gynoecium androecium, gynoecium

androecium, gynoecium androecium, gynoecium

roots roots abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surfaceadaxial leaf surface
field picture
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

Other field pictures