Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Siphocranion macranthum (Hook.f.) C.Y.Wu    

Region:Yunnan; Nujiang Lisu Autonomous Pref.; Fugong xian
Gazetteer:Gaoligong Shan. On road towards Myanmar border from Nianma luoqu (18 km from Lu ma deng, across the concrete bridge, above the military station).
Coordinates: 27.1710 N, 98.7702 E  Alt: 2679m 

Herb 15 cm tall with fleshy, white, creeping rhizome. Flowers white. Stamens 4, anthers yellow.
Primary broadleaf forest, roadside edge.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online (However stamens appear to be included in saccate lower lip of corolla); anthers globose; filaments glabrous; calyx 2-lipped
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2098               27 July 2010

morphological details

inflorescence inflorescence calyx calyx calyx calyx

corolla corolla

gynoecium gynoecium

androecium androecium

androecium androecium stem stem abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface
abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface  

additional pictures


field picture
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

Other field pictures

flowering plant