Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Ainsliaea fulvipes Jeffrey & W.W.Smith    

Region:Yunnan; Dali Bai Autonomous Prefecture; 
Gazetteer:Lanping Nature Reserve. Ya Ba Qing, 17 km from Lanping to Lajin.
Coordinates: 26.4441 N, 99.3440 E  Alt: 2821m 

Herb 25-50 cm tall. Capitula of three, white florets. Stigmas and anther tubes pale pink.
Edge of mixed forest with Pinus yunnanensis. Growing beside stream.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Tribe MUTISIEAE. Synflorescence a spike. Capitula sessile in groups of 2-3 (paraclades in a spike). Pappus short, early deciduous.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2173               31 July 2010

morphological details

capitulum capitulum capitulum capitulum phyllaries phyllaries

capitulum capitulum

florets florets

androecium androecium

style style cypselum cypselum stem stem
leaf margin leaf margin abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface  
field picture
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

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