Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Chimaphila japonica Miquel    

Region:Yunnan; Dali Bai Autonomous Prefecture; 
Gazetteer:Lanping Nature Reserve. Ya Ba Qing, 17 km from Lanping to Lajin.
Coordinates: 26.4417 N, 99.3408 E  Alt: 2858m 

Herb 10 cm tall. Flowers white, nodding, becoming erect in fruit. Stigma sessile, broad.
Pinus yunnanensis secondary forest. Growing in shade with Rhododendron, Lithocarpus, Leycesteria formosa, Lonicera acuminata, Populus and Pyrola.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Style thick, short. sepal ca 2x as long as wide.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2160               31 July 2010

morphological details

flower flower androecium, gynoecium androecium, gynoecium gynoecium gynoecium

stamen stamen

anther anther

capsule capsule

capsule section capsule section seeds seeds scales scales
adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface  
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Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

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