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Acronema crassifolium sp. nov. (Apiaceae), a distinct new species from Yunnan, southwest China

HUAN-CHONG WANG, XIN-MAO ZHOU, HANG SUN, YUE-HUA WANG

Abstract


Acronema crassifolium, a distinct new species endemic to Yunnan province, China, is described and illustrated. It is characterized by its thickly papery, ternate, abaxially dark purple leaves, terminal umbels with 8–13 rays, and absent calyx teeth. The pollen morphology of the new species is also described in this study.


Keywords


Endemism, Jiaozishan mountains, micromorphology, palynology, Sino-Himalayan genus, new species



DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.11646/phytotaxa.87.3.1

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ISSN 1179-3155 (print); ISSN 1179-3163 (online)

Published by Magnolia Press, Auckland, New Zealand