Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China


Pedicularis cf. dolichoglossa H.L.Li    

Region:Yunnan; Zhongdian (Shangri-la) Pref.; Deqin Xian
Gazetteer:Above the Yak cheese farm (Nailaochang), Langducun. Near the lake.
Coordinates: 28.2481 N, 99.9763 E  Alt: 3856m 

Herb 3 cm tall. Leaves red-tinged. Calyx dull purple. Lower lip of corolla pale pink with darker pink spots, upper lip yellow with dark purple markings (- appearing brownish).
Alpine meadow and grazing pasture with Primula, Trollius, Pedicularis, Polygonum, Halenia, Geranium.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online Ser. Lyratae. Corolla not beaked. Filaments glabrous. The corolla colour of our specimen does not match the description of P. dolichoglossa (yellow corolla in Flora of China).
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2228               4 August 2010

morphological details

flower flower galea galea galea margin galea margin

calyx calyx

calxy lobes calxy lobes

lower lip lower lip

galea section galea section anthers and style anthers and style gynoecium gynoecium
stem stem abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface
field picture
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

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