Taraxacum siphonanthum, a new species from Nei Mongol, NE China

Citation
Xd. Sun et al., Taraxacum siphonanthum, a new species from Nei Mongol, NE China, FOLIA GEOBO, 36(2), 2001, pp. 209-213
Citations number
9
Language
INGLESE
art.tipo
Article
Categorie Soggetti
Plant Sciences
Journal title
FOLIA GEOBOTANICA
ISSN journal
1211-9520 → ACNP
Volume
36
Issue
2
Year of publication
2001
Pages
209 - 213
Database
ISI
SICI code
1211-9520(2001)36:2<209:TSANSF>2.0.ZU;2-B
Abstract
A new species, Taraxacum siphonanthum X.D. SUN, GE XUEJUN, KIRSCHNER & STEP ANEK is described from Nei Mongol, NE China. The species is intermediate be tween sections Mongolica and Borealia, although in most characters it is cl oser to the former. It is an apomictic species with tubular florets; these and other similar characters in Taraxacum are discussed.