Plant Diversity ›› 2015, Vol. 37 ›› Issue (2): 129-133.DOI: 10.7677/ynzwyj201514033

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Notes on the Genus Anemone (Ranunculaceae) of Southwest China

 WANG Wen-tsai   

  1. State Key Laboratory of Systematic and Evolutionary Botany, Institute of Botany,
    Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100093, China
  • Received:2014-02-28 Online:2015-03-25 Published:2014-04-23


The specific statuses of Anemone brevistyla, which was reduced into the synonymy of Abaicalensis in 2004, Aliangshanica and Alutienensis, which were both relegated to varietal rank under Atrullifolia in 2001, are restored. Besides, two varieties, Aliangshanica var. rectistyla and Arupestris var. latifolia, are described as new from Southwest China, and their diagnoses are given.

Key words: Ranunculaceae, Anemone, Restoration of specific status, New varieties, Southwest China

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