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1. Saussurea sect. Jurineiformes (Lipschitz) Lipschitz in Schischkin & Bobrov, Fl. URSS. 27: 512. 1962.

木质风毛菊组 mu zhi feng mao ju zu

Saussurea ser. Jurineiformes Lipschitz, Bot. Zhurn. (Moscow & Leningrad) 43: 452. 1958.

Subshrubs, virgate, much branched. Leaves few, narrowly elliptic to linear, small. Capitula numerous, in an ample paniculiform synflorescence. Phyllaries sometimes pilose, apex acuminate, cartilaginous, and stiff. Receptacle with dense subulate long bristles. Achene with a short crown, glandular. Pappus in 2 rows, white; outer bristles barbellate or plumose, sometimes lacking.

Three species: Afghanistan, China, N Pakistan, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan; one species in China.

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