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Silene davidii (Franchet) Oxelman & Lidén
Sichuan: Daocheng Xian. Between Xiangcheng and Sandui; pass at Kuluke Shan (Wuming Shan in Chinese; Wuming Mountain, or 'No-name Mountain'). Disturbed, shrub-grassland (with Salix, Sibiraea, Lonicera) heavily grazed by livestock. 29°8'2"N, 100°2'33"E; 4600-4700 m.
Meadow-like areas and in open gravelly soil at pass. Calyx purple; petals pink; young fruit green.
David E. Boufford, Lin-Yang CHEN, Jin-Long DONG, Xin-Hui LI & Ji-Pei YUE (& James R. Shevock - Bryophytes)
42243 24 July 2010

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