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1 June 2007 Spiranthes Sunii Boufford & Wenheng Zhang, Sp. Nov.; A New Rheophytic Orchid from Gansu Province, China
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Spiranthes sunii (Orchidaceae), from southern Gansu, China, is described as new. A table is provided to highlight features distinguishing it from the only other species of Spiranthes in China, S. sinensis. Spiranthes sunii, named in recognition of Professor Sun Xuegang (), is known only from the vicinity of Fanba in Wen Xian, Gansu Province. A photo and an analytical drawing are provided.

Spiranthes sunii (Orchidaceae) S. sinensis Spiranthes (Spiranthes sunii)

David E. Boufford and Wenheng Zhang "Spiranthes Sunii Boufford & Wenheng Zhang, Sp. Nov.; A New Rheophytic Orchid from Gansu Province, China," Harvard Papers in Botany 13(2), (1 June 2007). https://doi.org/10.3100/1043-4534-13.2.261
Published: 1 June 2007
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