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《中国植物志》英文修订版
Flora of China
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   10. Sinobaijiania  C. Jeffrey & W. J. de Wilde Bot. Zhurn. 91: 769. 2006.
白兼果属   bai jian guo shu
  
Authors:Authors: Anmin Lu & Charles Jeffrey

  

Herbs, perennial, scandent. Root spheroid, enlarged. Stem and branches sulcate and angular, without verrucose glands, sparsely puberulent. Leaf blade ovate-cordate or triangular-cordate, membranous, abaxially hispid on veins, adaxially strigose-punctate, margin entire or 2- or 3-lobed. Male inflorescence racemose, 5-8-flowered, bracteate; calyx segments triangular-ovate, valvate, sparsely pilose; corolla oblong or ovate; stamens 5; anthers curved. Female flowers 1-3, ovoid or cylindric; ovules numerous, horizontal. Fruit subglobose or cylindric. Seeds ovate or ovate-oblong, apex truncate or obtuse, unwinged. 2n = 32.

Four species: S China, Laos, Thailand; three species (two endemic) in China.

One of us (Lu) does not recognize "micro-genera" such as this; however, for the purposes of this Flora, the treatment by the co-author (Jeffrey) is followed.

One of us (Lu) does not recognize "micro-genera" such as this; however, for the purposes of this Flora, the treatment by the co-author (Jeffrey) is followed.

  
1Leaves 3-5-parted; fruit subglobose.3  S. taiwaniana    台湾白兼果
+Leaves entire, undulate, crenate, or lobed; fruit cylindric(2)
   
2(1)Leaves entire, undulate; seeds triangular-ovate, apex obtuse and apiculate.1  S. decipiens    白兼果
+Leaves crenate or lobed; seeds ovate, apex broadly truncate.2  S. yunnanensis    云南白兼果
   
   Lower Taxon
  • Sinobaijiania decipiens  C. Jeffrey & W. J. de Wilde  白兼果
  • Sinobaijiania taiwaniana  (Hayata) C. Jeffrey & W. J. de Wilde  台湾白兼果
  • Sinobaijiania yunnanensis  (A. M. Lu & Zhi Y. Zhang) C. Jeffrey & W. J. de Wilde  云南白兼果