Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Apios carnea (Wall.) Benth. ex Baker    

Region:Yunnan; Dali Bai Autonomous Prefecture; Yunlong xian
Gazetteer:Tian chi Nature Reserve
Coordinates: 25.8719 N, 99.2907 E  Alt: 2574m 

Climber 4 m tall. Flowers salmon-pink. Standard with dark orange-pink stripes and 2 central linear yellow markings. Staminal tube white. Fruit 10 cm long, narrow burgundy-green.
Pinus yunnanensis forest edge. Open area with Cornus, Actinidia and Decaisnea.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Tribe Phaseoleae. Style coiled. Stamens uniform, diadelphous, 9 fused + 1.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2120               29 July 2010

morphological details

flower flower calyx calyx banner, keel and wing banner, keel and wing

androecium androecium

anthers anthers

style style

calyx section calyx section ovary ovary style style
seed seed stem stem leaf rachis leaf rachis
stipels stipels adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface

additional pictures

fruits leaf abaxial surface
field picture
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

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