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Ancylostemon notochlaenus (Levl. et Van.) Craib


Description from Flora of China

Didissandra notochlaena H. Léveillé & Vaniot in H. Léveillé, Compt. Rend. Assoc. Franç. Avancem. Sci. 34: 425. 1906; Didymocarpus notochlaena (H. Léveillé & Vaniot) H. Léveillé; Oreocharis notochlaena (H. Léveillé & Vaniot) H. Léveillé.

Petiole to 8 cm, densely brownish pannose; leaf blade lanceolate to narrowly oblong, 3-12 X 1-3.2 cm, adaxially white puberulent, abaxially densely brownish pannose, base often oblique, subrounded to subcordate, margin crenulate to crenate; lateral veins 7 or 8 on each side of midrib, inconspicuous. Peduncle 12-27 cm, brownish pannose; bracts lanceolate, 6-18 X 1-3 mm, brownish pannose. Calyx 5-sect from near base; segments triangular, ca. 4 mm, outside densely pubescent, margin entire. Corolla orange to yellow, 1.5-2 cm; limb 2-lipped; adaxial lip 0.5-1 mm, 2-lobed, lobes orbicular, ca. 1 X 1 mm; abaxial lip ca. 3 mm, lobes oblong, 2-5 X ca. 4 mm. Stamens included, 6-7 mm; filaments glabrous; staminode ca. 2 mm. Disc 1-1.7 mm, 5-lobed. Pistil 7-11 mm, glabrous. Fruit unknown. Fl. Sep-Oct.

* Shady, damp cliffs in forests. Guizhou (Guiyang Xian).


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