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Phyllolobium balfourianum (N. D. Simpson) M. L. Zhang & Podlech
Xizang (Tibet): Mangkang (Markam) Xian. Between Mangkang and the Jinsha Jiang on highway 318, along the Xi Qu (Xi River). Cut over remnant Picea forest on slope with scattered shrubs of Betula, Caragana, Cotoneaster and Rosa. 29°44'28"N, 98°40'51"E; 3600-3650 m.
Under shrubs. Sepals green, with both silvery and black stiff hairs; petals dark purple, whitish at base.
David E. Boufford, Bruce Bartholomew, Deren A. Eaton, Xin-Hui LI, Richard H. Ree, Bo XU, Ji-Pei YUE, Jian-Wen ZHANG & Xin-Xin ZHU
40549 16 July 2009

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