Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Meehania fargesii (H.LÚv.) C.Y.Wu var.  fargesii 

Region:Yunnan; Dali Bai Autonomous Prefecture; Yunlong xian
Gazetteer:Tian chi Nature Reserve
Coordinates: 25.8735░ N, 99.2949░ E  Alt: 2581m 

Herb 20 cm tall. Flowers pale lilac with dark purple markings. Stamens 4, anthers pink. Calyx dark green on the upper side, pale green beneath.
Pinus yunnanensis forest.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Stamens 4, ascending under upper corolla lip. Posterior stamens longer than anterior ones. Anther cells parallel.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2127               29 July 2010

morphological details

corolla apex corolla apex anthers and style anthers and style androecium, style androecium, style

calyx calyx

calyx lobes calyx lobes

stem stem

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flowering branch
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

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