Galphimia angustifolia

Bentham

Bot. Voy. Sulphur, 9, plate 5. 1844.

Common names: Narrowleaf goldshower
Illustrated
Synonyms: Galphimia linifolia A. Gray Thryallis angustifolia (Bentham) Kuntze T. linifolia (A. Gray) Kuntze
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 12. Treatment on page 357.
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Illustrator: Karin Douthit

Copyright: University of Michigan

Subshrubs or small shrubs, to 1 m. Leaf-blades linear to narrowly elliptic or narrowly lanceolate or narrowly ovate to elliptic or ovate, larger blades 2.5–4 × 0.3–2 cm, surfaces glabrous or abaxial surface with scattered hairs proximally on midrib, usually bearing 2 glands proximally on margin above base. Inflorescences 5–18 cm, 4–13-flowered. Pedicels usually sessile, rarely raised on peduncles to 3.5 mm, much shorter than pedicels. Flowers: posterior petal sometimes a little longer than lateral petals; stamen filaments opposite sepals longer than opposite petals; anthers 0.7–0.9 mm. Cocci 3–3.5 mm. 2n = 24.


Phenology: Flowering and fruiting Apr–Nov.
Habitat: Open rocky shrublands, mostly on limestone.
Elevation: 60–700 m.

Distribution

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Tex., Mexico (Baja California Sur), Mexico (Coahuila), Mexico (Durango), Mexico (Nuevo León), Mexico (San Luis Potosí), Mexico (Sinaloa), Mexico (Sonora), Mexico (Tamaulipas)

Discussion

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Lower Taxa

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... more about "Galphimia angustifolia"
subequal +
0.07 cm0.7 mm <br />7.0e-4 m <br /> (0.09 cm0.9 mm <br />9.0e-4 m <br />) +
William R. Anderson† +
Bentham +
0.3 cm3 mm <br />0.003 m <br /> (0.35 cm3.5 mm <br />0.0035 m <br />) +
Narrowleaf goldshower +
Tex. +, Mexico (Baja California Sur) +, Mexico (Coahuila) +, Mexico (Durango) +, Mexico (Nuevo León) +, Mexico (San Luis Potosí) +, Mexico (Sinaloa) +, Mexico (Sonora) +  and Mexico (Tamaulipas) +
60–700 m. +
multicellular +
Open rocky shrublands, mostly on limestone. +
2-armed +  and unicellular +
submedifixed +  and medifixed +
axillary +  and terminal +
5 cm50 mm <br />0.05 m <br /> (18 cm180 mm <br />0.18 m <br />) +
2.5 cm25 mm <br />0.025 m <br /> (4 cm40 mm <br />0.04 m <br />) +
0.3 cm3 mm <br />0.003 m <br /> (2 cm20 mm <br />0.02 m <br />) +
0 cm0 mm <br />0 m <br /> (0.35 cm3.5 mm <br />0.0035 m <br />) +
Flowering and fruiting Apr–Nov. +
Bot. Voy. Sulphur, +
connate +  and distinct +
Illustrated +
free +, connate +  and distinct +
intrapetiolar +
distinct +
subulate +
slender +
Galphimia linifolia +, Thryallis angustifolia +  and T. linifolia +
Galphimia angustifolia +
Galphimia +
species +
deciduous +, evergreen +  and perennial +
shrub +  and subshrub +