Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron microphyton Franch.
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Rhododendron microphyton Franch.Rhui-Cheng Fang December 2006
Collector/Expedition: Gaoligong Shan Biotic Survey Expedition - Summer 2005
Collection number: 23383
Collection date: 18 May 2005
Country of origin: China:Yunnan:Lushui
Collecting locality: Vicinity of km 32 on the road from Pianma to Gangfang along the China-Myanmar border, W side of Gaoligong Shan.
Latitude: 26° 7' 19'' N, Longitude: 98° 34' 25'' E
Habitat: Secondary subtropical evergreen forest disturbed by clearing. Dorminated by Lithocarpus and Ilex Growing in forest edge on slope, in shade.
Description: Shrub 30-50 cm tall. Young fruit green, covered with hairs.
Miscellaneous notes: clearing
Barcode: E00267345
Herbarium region: 4 (Inner China, Korea and Taiwan)