J Syst Evol ›› 1999, Vol. 37 ›› Issue (6): 545-590.

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Taxonomic notes on some species of Aconitum L. (Ranunculaceae) from Yunnan, China

YANG Qin-Er   

  • Published:1999-11-10

Abstract: In this paper, some species of Aconitum L. (Ranunculaceae) from Yunnan are taxonomically revised. Twenty-seven species, twenty-three varieties and three forms are reduced to synonyms; the specific status of A. fengii is restored, and one variety, A. fengiivar. crispulum Q. E. Yang is described as new.

Key words: Aconitum L., Taxonomic revision, Yunnan, China