Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Isodon scrophularioides (Wall. ex Benth.) Murata    

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: 27.1794 N, 98.7253 E  Alt: 3062m 

Herb 30 cm tall with purple-tinged leaves. Corolla yellow with darker lobes. Calyx purple. Anthers dark purple.
Growing near stream edge with Rubus, Juncus and Carex.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Calyx 2-lipped, divided to below middle. Corolla tube broad, saccate below. Stamens declinate, lying in lower lip of corolla. Stems with dense, multicellular hairs, more hairy than description in FoC.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2113               27 July 2010

morphological details

flower flower flower flower calyx calyx

flower section flower section

stamens stamens

gynoecium gynoecium

corolla mouth corolla mouth stem stem stem indumentum stem indumentum
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Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

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