Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron hylaeum Balf.f. & Farrer
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Rhododendron hylaeum Balf.f. & FarrerRhui-Cheng Fang December 2006
Collector/Expedition: Gaoligong Shan Biotic Survey Expedition - Autumn 2004
Collection number: 20514
Collection date: 09 May 2004
Country of origin: China:Yunnan:Fugong
Collecting locality: Between the Shibali logging station and Yaping pass, ca. 3 km W of Shibali, on the road from the Nujiang to Yaping pass, E side of Gaoligong Shan.
Latitude: 27° 10' 21'' N, Longitude: 98° 46' 39'' E
Habitat: Forest dominated by Illicium, Acer, Lithocarpus, Cyclobalanopsis. Growing along roadside in forest.
Description: Tree, 6 m tall. Bark smooth reddish brown. Young fruit green with red.
Miscellaneous notes: undisturbed
Barcode: E00270012
Herbarium region: 4 (Inner China, Korea and Taiwan)