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Hypenia paradisi (Harley) Harley

ISOTYPE

Specimen

MNHN-P-P00737421
AME (America)

Taxonomy

Lamiaceae
Hypenia paradisi (Harley) Harley

Origin

Estado de Goias, Chapada dos Veadeiros : open grassy cerrado on sandstone outcrops, ca. 22 km N. of Alto do Paraiso, elev.
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R.M. Harley & G.L. Smith
1971-3-20
Shrub to 2m., branched below with wandlike stems, brown and smooth below ; flowering stems with inflated internodes, purple-tinged with glaucous bloom ; lvs. odourless, mid-green above, somewhat rigid and curved, grey-green beneath ; inflorescences much branched above, erect to ascending ; calyces red-tinged ; corolla lilac with large whitish bilobed area at base of upper lip ; anthers deep yellow, filaments pale-lilac ; style deep purple

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