Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Ligularia oligonema Hand.-Mazz.    

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: 25.9749 N, 98.6986 E  Alt: 3074m 

Herb 1.5 m tall, leaves 30 cm wide, reniform. yellow flowers ligulate
with bamboos, Clematis.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Tribe SENECIONEAE. Ligulate florets 1 or 2 long exserted and with deeply 3-sect ligules. Disc florets 4-5. Pappus yellow-brown as long as florets. Inflorescence corymb. Cypsela hairy.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2082               25 July 2010

morphological details

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style style

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Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

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