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Data from: Ferula paeoniifolia sp. nov. (Apiaceae) from Sichuan, China

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Ma, Xiangguang; Liao, Chenyang; Chen, Yi; Xu, Hanwen (2019), Data from: Ferula paeoniifolia sp. nov. (Apiaceae) from Sichuan, China, Dryad, Dataset, https://doi.org/10.5061/dryad.n8g5345

Abstract

Ferula paeoniifolia X. G. Ma & C. Y. Liao sp. nov., from Sichuan Province, Southwest China, is described and illustrated. The new species is most similar to F. kingdon-wardii Wolff in morphology, but differs significantly in its ternate-2-pinnate compound leaves comprising much broader leaflets. The key morphological characteristics and nuclear ribosomal internal transcribed spacer (ITS) region were also compared between F. paeoniifolia and its relatives, which revealed a new species to Ferula L.

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