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Pakistan | Family List | Umbelliferae | Dorema

Dorema aureum Stocks, Hook. Journ. et Kew Misc. 4: 149. 1852. Boiss., Fl. Or. l.c.; 1009; Parsa, l.c. 819.

Plants c. 2 m tall, stout. Leaves tripinnatisect; segments small, lanceolate to oval, pubescent. Umbels simple, numerous. Petals yellow. Fruit 5-6 mm long, 3-4 mm broad; dorsal and intermediate ridges filiform, lateral winged; vittae obscure.

Type: Baluchistan, Hindu Bagh, Stocks (K).

This species was collected in the fruiting stage in May. The plant exudes a gum which is similar to gum ammoniacum.


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