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Published In: Mémoires de la Société Impériale des Naturalistes de Moscou 1: 89. 1806. (Mém. Soc. Imp. Naturalistes Moscou) Name publication detailView in Biodiversity Heritage Library

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 6/2/2011)
Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 6/3/2011)
Flower/Fruit: Fl.Per.: July-August.
Type: Type: Described from central Asia.
Comment/Acknowledgements: A plant with a pleasant spicy odour. It has a superficial resemblance to some Potentillas. Found in dry rocky areas, scree slopes etc. from 4300-5600 m.
Illustration: Biebersteinia odora Stephan ex Fisch. (Illustration)
Map Location: B-7 Hazara Dist.: Babusar Pass, Metz 89 (RAW); B-8 Baltistan; Atosar Vy., c. 13000, E. Nasir & G.L. Webster 6149 (K,RAW); Satpura Nullah, 14,000, on rocky ridge, R.R.Stewart 20246(RAW); Satpura La, 15500', Stewart 20175 (RAW), Ladak, Hanupatta, 14500, Osmaston 191(K); Ladakh; above Stok, 5180 m, Maxwell 86(E); Leh, Khardong La, 16000, Ludlow & Sherriff 8142 (BM,E).


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Plant ± suffrutescent, 10-30 cm tall, erect, glandular-pubescent. Rhizome stout, up to 13 cm long, topped by petiolar remains. Leaves cauline (at anthesis), 6-14.cm long, pinnatisect; segment pairs 12-18, sessile, 4-20 mm long, pinnatifid or -partite into obtuse lobes. Stipules lanceolate, 2-3-fid or-partite, pubescent-glandular, brown. Flowers in racemes, c. 1.2 cm broad, yellow, orange in the centre; bract leafy, 4-6 mm long, ovate-oblong, margin often irregular; bracteoles 2, shorter, lanceolate-ovate; pedicel up to 2 cm long, glandular-hairy. Sepals unequal, elliptic-oblong, 7-9 mm long, glandular-pubescent. Petals suborbicular-obovate, base narrow, sparsely ciliate and strigose on the inner surface. Filaments 5-6 mm long, vinous. Styles united at the apex; stigma capitate. Nutlets c.3 mm long, rugose, strigose, slightly curved. Seed glabrous.
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