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Pakistan | Family List | Umbelliferae | Peucedanum

Peucedanum ferulaefolium Gilli in Fedde Repert. 61:204. 1959. Rech. f. & Riedl in Biol. Skr. 13, 4:98. 1963.

Plants up to 70 cm tall, glabrous. Roots in older plants c. 2 cm thick at the base. Stem base with persistent leaf bases. Leaves few, mostly basal, 2-3-pinnate; pinnae oblong to oval or ovate, toothed; tips mucronate. Rays 4-8, 1-3 cm long. Involucre of 1-4 scarious, linear to lanceolate bracts. Involucel similar to the involucre. Petals white. Ovary glabrous. Fruit 4 mm long; stylopodium conical; styles deflexed; dorsal and intermediate ridges obtuse, lateral narrowly winged; furrows 1-vittate; commissure 2-vittate.

Type: Afghanistan, near Kabul, Gilli (W).

Distribution: Afghanistan, W. Pakistan.


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