Acronema minus (M.F.Watson) M.F.Watson & Z.H.Pan
  • Acta Phytotax. Sin.

This taxon is accepted by Apiaceae
Notes: More details could be found in The Plant List v.1.1. Originally in The Plant List v.1.0

General Description

Plants 3–5 cm. Rhizome tuberous ovoid, 3–5 mm across. Stem solitary, thinly ribbed. Lower stem leaves petiolate, petioles 2–5.5 cm, sheaths short; blade broad-triangular, 4–7 × 5–8 mm, 2-ternate-pinnate; pinnae short-petiolulate, second pinnules broad-ovate, 3-lobed; ultimate segments, 1.2–1.5 × 0.7–1 mm, entire or middle ones 2–3-toothed, teeth 1–2 mm. Upper stem leaves none. Umbels 0.5–1 cm across; peduncles, 2.5–3 cm, slender; bracts 1–3, linear, 2–3 mm; rays 3–7, 1.5–5 mm; bracteoles 2–4, ca. 1 mm, shorter than pedicels; pedicels 3–5, ca. 2 mm. Calyx teeth obsolete. Petals white, ovate, ca. 1 mm; apex short-acute, not linear. Young fruit, oblong-ellipsoid, ca. 1 mm (mature fruit not known). Fl. Jun–Jul.

This species was misidentified in FRPS (55(2): 119–121. 1985) as Acronema wolffianum Fedde ex H. Wolff (Sinocarum wolffianum (Fedde ex H. Wolff) P. K. Mukherjee & Constance, 1991, not (Fedde ex H. Wolff) R. H. Shan & F. T. Pu, 1993), which is endemic to Bhutan and Sikkim.


  • 1 Acta Phytotax. Sin.

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