J Syst Evol ›› 1996, Vol. 34 ›› Issue (3): 304-312.

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A Revision of Fritillaria L. (Liliaceae) in the Hengduan Mountains and Adjacent Regions, China ( 1 )—A Study of Fritillaria cirrhosa D. Don and Its Related Species

Luo Yi-bo, Chen Sing-chi   

  • Published:1996-05-10

Abstract: A study was made on Fritillaria cirrhosa D.Don and its related species based on both field observation and herbarium material.As a result,four species are recognized and 16 specific names and 18 variety names are reduced as synonyms.

Key words: Fritillaria, F. cirrhosa group, Hengduan Mountains, Taxonomic revision