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50. Harrysmithia H. Wolff, Acta Horti Gothob. 2: 310. 1926.

细裂芹属 xi lie qin shu

She Menglan (佘孟兰 Sheh Meng-lan); Mark F. Watson

Herbs annual, slender, essentially glabrous. Taproot slender. Basal leaves 2–3-pinnately dissected. Cauline leaves reduced upwards, sometimes heteromorphic; ultimate segments thin, elongate. Umbels terminal and lateral; bracts absent, occasionally 1; bracteoles few. Flowers bisexual. Calyx teeth obsolete. Petals white, apex with incurved lobule. Stylopodium low-conic; style ca. 2 × stylopodium, spreading or reflexed. Fruit ovoid-globose, slightly flattened dorsally, surface sparsely verucose or papillose; mericarps subpentagonal in cross section, commissure constricted; ribs prominent or narrowly winged, wings equal, usually erose, margins irregular denticulate or entire, furrows rather broad; vittae 1 in each furrow, 2 on commissure. Seed face sub-plane. Carpophore bifid at apex.

Two species.

1 Ultimate segments of basal leaves broad, lanceolate or ovate, 5–10 × 2–3 mm; fruit ribs narrowly winged, wings irregularly toothed.   1 Harrysmithia heterophylla
+ Ultimate segments of basal leaves narrow, linear, 1–2.5 × 0.3–0.6 mm; fruit ribs prominent, carinate, entire.   2 Harrysmithia franchetii

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