Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Cynoglossum amabile Stapf & J.R.Drumm. var.  amabile 

Region:Yunnan; Dali Bai Autonomous Prefecture; Yunlong xian
Gazetteer:Bi Jiang river valley. Yakou, along provincial road 227 from Yunlong to Lanping.
Coordinates: 26.5770 N, 99.4410 E  Alt: 2955m 

Herb 30 cm tall. Flowers blue.
Meadow, heavily grazed. E-facing rocky slope. Growing with Pedicularis, Gentiana, Hypericum, Silene and Trifolium.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Styles gynobasic, Nutlets 4, with glochids; attachment scar at apex. Corolla with appendages at throat. Stamens and styles inserted.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2140               30 July 2010

morphological details

cyme cyme flower flower corona scales corona scales

androecium androecium

calyx calyx

nutlets nutlets

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abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface    
field picture
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

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