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Potentilla lineata Treviranus
Yunnan: Xianggelila (Zhongdian) Xian. Haba Xue Shan (Haba Snow Mountain). N facing slope near YĆ¼gutu. Abies- Picea-Larix forest with several species of mixed evergreen Rhododendron, including R. arboreum (mostly stump sprouts - original trees cut for firewood) and R. wardii. 27°22'40"N, 100°4'36"E; 3780-3930 m.
In open, meadow-like areas in forest on slope. Lower surface of leaves silvery green; petals yellow; filaments and anthers yellow. Growing with Potentilla leuconota D. Don var. leuconota (n. 35166), but about 40-50 times less common. Flowers of 35166 about 1/2 as large as 35166.
David E. Boufford, Jiahui CHEN, Susan L. Kelley, Richard H. Ree, Hang SUN, Bo XU, Ji-Pei YUE, Liangliang YUE, Dacai. ZHANG & Weidong ZHU
35165 23 July 2006

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