Paraboea yunfuensis: a new calcicolous species of Gesneriaceae from Yunfu, Guangdong Province, China

2016 Telopea  
Paraboea yunfuensis F. Wen & Y.G. Wei (Gesneriaceae) is described as a new species endemic to the Guangdong Province, China. This species is one of two peltate-leaved Paraboea species in China. It is distinguished from the similar-looking P. peltifolia by the presence of longer pedicel and filaments, shorter staminodes, linearlanceolate calyx lobes, and an indumentum on peduncles, pedicels, and calyx lobes. A detailed description, photographs of a specimen from the type location, and a table of
more » ... ion, and a table of comparative characters are provided.
doi:10.7751/telopea10316 fatcat:cyx3w7fisbavrjdl5n7dt7subi