Description

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Visible body ± cylindric, 3-8 cm tall, all parts off-white, dark brown when dry. Volva 2-2.5 × ca. 2 cm, densely tuberculate, mouth shallowly 4- or 5-lobed. Inflorescence bracts in 4 series of 3-6, scale-like; blade ovate, ovate-oblong, or lanceolate, 0.8-2.7 × 0.8-2 cm, terminal 2 basally thick, with a nectary. Perianth, white, cupular, 0.5-0.6 × 1-1.7 cm, mouth entire or undulate. Stamen tube ca. 7 mm; anther ring ca. 6 mm deep; connective ca. 2 mm. Ovary globose to ellipsoid, ca. 12 × 9 mm. Stigma 6-7 mm, emarginate. Fl. Feb-Apr, fr. Oct.
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Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
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Flora of China Vol. 5: 270 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Flora of China @ eFloras.org
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Wu Zhengyi, Peter H. Raven & Hong Deyuan
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Distribution

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Fujian, Guangdong, Guangxi, Taiwan, Yunnan [Cambodia, ?Indonesia (Sumatra), Japan, Malaysia, Thailand].
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Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
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Flora of China Vol. 5: 270 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
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Flora of China @ eFloras.org
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Wu Zhengyi, Peter H. Raven & Hong Deyuan
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Habitat

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Parasitic on roots of Castanopsis, Lithocarpus, and Quercus; ca. 1200 m.
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Missouri Botanical Garden, 4344 Shaw Boulevard, St. Louis, MO, 63110 USA
bibliographic citation
Flora of China Vol. 5: 270 in eFloras.org, Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed Nov 12, 2008.
source
Flora of China @ eFloras.org
editor
Wu Zhengyi, Peter H. Raven & Hong Deyuan
project
eFloras.org
original
visit source
partner site
eFloras