Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Thalictrum delavayi Franch. var.  delavayi 

Region:Yunnan; Dali Bai Autonomous Prefecture; Yunlong xian
Gazetteer:Tian chi Nature Reserve
Coordinates: 25.8734 N, 99.3019 E  Alt: 2542m 

Herb 50 cm tall. Flowers with four light purple tepals. Filaments white. Anthers cream. Carpels pale green.
Pinus yunnanensis forest. Shaded area under Rhododendrons.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Plant glabrous. Leaves 3-4 times pinnate. Leaflet margin lobed. Stigma inconspicuous. not as broad as style. Carpels with a short stipe. Anther mucro 0.1 mm.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2132               29 July 2010

morphological details

flower flower flower flower androecium, gynoecium androecium, gynoecium

stamens stamens

carpel carpel

roots roots

leaflets leaflets leaf rachis leaf rachis petiole base petiole base
adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface  

additional pictures

flowers flower
field picture
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

Other field pictures