Yunnan 2010 Caprifoliaceae for the Flora of China

Voucher:10CS2271

Commelinaceae
Murdannia divergens (C.B.Clarke) Brückn.    

Region:Yunnan; Li Jiang Shi Prefecture; Yulongxueshan
Gazetteer:Kunming Institute of Botany, Alpine Botanic Garden protected area.
Coordinates: 27.0004° N, 100.1986° E  Alt: 2710m 

Herb 20 cm tall. Flowers mauve with three yellow 3-lobed staminodes and 3 fertile stamens. Style and filaments mauve. Anthers dark purple.
NE-facing slope with Pinus yunnanensis, Origanum, Senecio, Artemisia, Potentilla, Cyanoglossum, Cyperus and grasses.

Identification Notes:Verified with Flora of China online www.efloras.org. Filaments hairy.
Ancillary Collections: Photos, DNA 

Borosova, R.; Guo, Y.; Landrein, S.; Liu, C.; Osborne, J. & Zhang, T.#2271               7 August 2010

morphological details

flower flower androecium, gynoeciumandroecium, gynoecium androecium, gynoecium androecium, gynoecium

stamens and staminodes stamens and staminodes

filaments filaments

calyx calyx

bracts bracts leaf sheath leaf sheath stem stem
adaxial leaf surface adaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface abaxial leaf surface roots roots
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flowering plant
Herbarium voucher
Herbarium voucher

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inflorescence
flowers
flower