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World's Largest Flora Completed
China is home to more than 31,000 species of vascular plants, more than any country except Brazil and Colombia. More than half of Chinese vascular plant species are found nowhere else, includingExpand
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Phylogenetic relationships and taxonomic status of the monotypic Chinese genus Anemoclema (Ranunculaceae)
The phylogenetic relationships of the monotypic Chinese genus Anemoclema (Ranunculaceae) within tribe Anemoneae are unclear and its taxonomic status has long been in dispute. Here we present aExpand
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Phylogeny and reclassification of Aconitum subgenus Lycoctonum (Ranunculaceae)
Phylogenetic analyses were performed using multiple nuclear (ITS and ETS) and chloroplast regions (ndhF-trnL, psbA-trnH, psbD-trnT, and trnT-trnL) to test the monophyly of Aconitum subgen. LycoctonumExpand
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Karyology of Aconitum subgenus Lycoctonum (Ranunculaceae) from China, with a report of the new base chromosome number x = 6 in the genus Aconitum
In order to gain better knowledge of the number and morphology of chromosomes in Aconitum subgen. Lycoctonum in China, 60 populations belonging to 20 species were cytologically studied. ChromosomeExpand
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Phylogeny of Aconitum subgenus Aconitum (Ranunculaceae) inferred from ITS sequences
Abstract.Nuclear ITS sequence data were used to investigate phylogenetic relationships within Aconitum subgenus Aconitum, which is well-known for its taxonomic complexity. We selected 51 species andExpand
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Unique parallel radiations of high-mountainous species of the genus Sedum (Crassulaceae) on the continental island of Taiwan.
We explored the temporal and spatial diversification of the plant genus Sedum L. (Crassulaceae) in Taiwan based on molecular analysis of nrITS and cpDNA sequences from East Asian Sedum members. OurExpand
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Palynology, cytology, and molecular systematics of Anemone section Begoniifolia (Ranunculaceae)
The circumscription and phylogenetic relationships of the Anemone section Begoniifolia have long been in dispute. Here, we use molecular data and palynological and cytological observations to testExpand
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Taxonomic status and distributional range of Aconitum angustius (Ranunculaceae) based on cytological evidence
Aconitum sinomontanum Nakai var. angustius W. T. Wang (Ranunculaceae) has been recorded to occur only in the Anhui, Jiangxi and Hunan provinces, China. However, it is here revealed to be a much moreExpand
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Cytological evidence supports the taxonomic status of the Sino‐Himalayan species Cimicifuga frigida (Ranunculaceae)
Although Cimicifuga foetida L. (Ranunculaceae) has been shown to be a distinct species distributed only in northern Asia (Siberia, Mongolia), the Sino-Himalayan species C. frigida Royle remains to beExpand
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Karyology of the genus Faberia (Cichorieae–Asteraceae) and its systematic implications
Faberia Hemsl., a small genus of six species in the tribe Cichorieae, Asteraceae, has been karyologically investigated for the first time. All four studied species were revealed to have the somaticExpand
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