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Aster albescens (de Candolle) Wallich ex Handel-Mazzetti var. salignus Handel-Mazzetti
FOC
Xizang (Tibet): Riwoqe Xian. Road from Changdu (Chamdo) to Nangqen, Qinghai, along Lancang Jiang (Ge Qu, or Ge River), then W along tributary of Lancang Jiang on road to Riwoqe via Machala coal mine. Open areas and forested slope with Betula, Lonicera and scattered Picea. 31°28'45"N, 96°46'35"E; 3535 m.
Near stream. Shrub ca. 1.5 m tall; ray florets pink, disc florets yellowish brown.
D. E. Boufford, B. Bartholomew, D. A. Eaton, X. H. Li, R. H. Ree, B. Xu, J. P. Yue, J. W. Zhang & X. X. Zhu
40981 24 July 2009
 
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