Family: Ericaceae
Rhododendron brachyanthum Franch. ssp. hypolepidotum (Franch.) Cullen
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Rhododendron brachyanthum Franch. ssp. hypolepidotum (Franch.) CullenEdinburghD F Chamberlain 15 February 2009
Collector/Expedition: Gaoligong Shan Biotic Survey Expedition - Summer 2006
Collection number: 34511
Collection date: 02 September 2006
Country of origin: China:Yunnan:Gongshan
Collecting locality: Vicinity of Danghatu near Km 49 on the road from Gongshan to Kongdang and ca. 20.4 direct km WNW of Gongshan on the E side of Gaoligong Shan.
Latitude: 27° 46' 57'' N, Longitude: 98° 27' 35'' E
Habitat: Wetland vegetation dominated by Ericaceae, Bamboo, Juncus, Cyperaceae and grasses. Growing in thicket.
Description: Shrub, 30 cm tall. Fruit green to brown.
Miscellaneous notes: clearing
Barcode: E00319259
Herbarium region: 4 (Inner China, Korea and Taiwan)