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63. Pedicularis ser. Semitortae Prain, Ann. Roy. Bot. Gard. (Calcutta). 3: 70. 1890.

半扭卷系 ban niu juan xi

Herbs slightly drying black or not. Stems usually branched. Leaves opposite or in whorls of 3 or 4, pinnatipartite to pinnatisect. Inflorescences long spicate, interrupted basally; bracts usually narrow and serrate or pinnatifid. Calyx lobes 5, unequal or sometimes ± equal, ± serrate. Corolla tube erect; galea bent apically; beak long, coiled or twisted apically.

1 Corolla purple-red; plants perennial.   (2)
+ Corolla yellow; plants annual.   (3)
2 (1) Calyx densely white villous, 1/2 cleft anteriorly; galea crested; filaments glabrous .   192 Pedicularis fetisowii
+ Calyx glabrous, slightly cleft anteriorly; galea not crested; filaments densely villous   193 Pedicularis oliveriana
3 (1) Bracts usually ± palmately cleft apically; lower corolla lip not ciliate, middle lobe not hoodlike; calyx more than 1/2 cleft anteriorly.   (4)
+ Bracts not palmately cleft apically; lower corolla lip ciliate, middle lobe hoodlike; calyx slightly cleft anteriorly.   (5)
4 (3) Beak of galea very long, twisted laterally into a circle; 2 filaments villous   191 Pedicularis semitorta
+ Beak of galea slightly bent or coiled at apex, not twisted laterally; filaments glabrous   188 Pedicularis roborowskii
5 (3) Lateral calyx lobes ovate, distinctly serrate   189 Pedicularis gyrorhyncha
+ Lateral calyx lobes lanceolate-linear, obscurely serrate   190 Pedicularis duclouxii

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