Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Lonicera acuminata Wall.    

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 

Climber, flowers pale yellow
Disturbed area with bamboo, Lamiaceae; in a saddle.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Stem hairs curved. Leaves adaxially sparsely hairy, on midvein densely hairy. Abaxially sparsely ciliate and slightly glandular hairy. Margins sparsely ciliate. Style exserted, hairy at base to more than half. Calyx, bracts and bracteoles ciliate. Corolla glandular hairy outside. Ovary 2 locular with 2 seeds.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2078               25 July 2010

morphological details

flowers pair flowers pair flowers pair flowers pair bracts and bracteoles bracts and bracteoles

corolla tube corolla tube

corolla lobes corolla lobes

corolla section corolla section

corolla tube section corolla tube section ovary cross section ovary cross section stem stem
bud scales bud scales adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher