Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron haematodes Franch. ssp. chaetomallum (Balf.f. & Forrest) D.F.Chamb.
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Rhododendron chaetomallum Balf.f. & ForrestRhui-Cheng Fang December 2006
Collector/Expedition: Gaoligong Shan Biotic Survey Expedition - Autumn 2004
Collection number: 20434
Collection date: 08 May 2004
Country of origin: China:Yunnan:Fugong
Collecting locality: Between the Shibali logging station and Yaping pass, ca. 11 km W of Shibali, on the road from the Nujiang to Yaping pass, E side of Gaoligong Shan.
Latitude: 27° 12' 27'' N, Longitude: 98° 43' 14'' E
Habitat: Alpine gravel slope. Growing on rock.
Description: Shrub, 50 cm. Flower dark red, nectaria dark at base.
Miscellaneous notes: undisturbed
Barcode: E00258696
Herbarium region: 4 (Inner China, Korea and Taiwan)