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Rhododendron moulmainense J. D. Hooker
Determined by: David F. Chamberlain, February 2009
Yunnan: Longling Xian: Longjiang Xiang. Vicinity of Xiaoheshan, along trail on S side of Highway S317 (new Hwy from Baoshan to Tengchong via Nankang Yakou) at km 23.5, W side of Gaoligong Shan. Subtropical evergreen broadleaved forest. Undisturbed subtropical evergreen broadleaved forest dominated by Fagaceae, Lauraceae, Theaceae, Rhododendron and Symplocos. 24°49'48"N, 98°45'29"E; 2075 m.
Growing on mountain ridge in sun. SW-facing. Loam. Base rock: marble. Slope 10-30°. Tree ca. 5 m tall. Old fruit brown, young fruit green Abundant.
Gaoligong Shan Biodiversity Survey
24728 24 May 2005

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