Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Neillia affinis Hemsl.    

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: 27.1787 N, 98.7336 E  Alt: 2972m 

Shrub with arching stems to 1 m. Inflorescence pendulous. Bracts dark red. Calyx pink. Corolla white. Stigma green. Stems pink.
Rocky slope, 45 with Polygonum, Hypericum, Deutzia, Helichrysum, Salix and Rubus.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Hypanthium campanulate, hairy abaxially.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2103               27 July 2010

morphological details

inflorescence inflorescence flowers flowers flower flower

flower flower

androecium, gynoecium androecium, gynoecium

leaf margin leaf margin

abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface  

additional pictures

inflorescence flower
field picture
flowering branch
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

Other field pictures

flowering branch