Pedicularis angustifolia

Bentham

Pl. Hartw., 22. 1839.

Common names: Mogollon Mountain lousewort
Conservation concern
Synonyms: Pedicularis angustissima Greene
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 17. Treatment on page 513. Mentioned on page 512, 520.

Plants 35–55 cm. Leaves: basal 0; cauline 10–20, blade linear to narrowly lanceolate, 15–70 x 1–6 mm, undivided, margins serrate, surfaces glabrous. Racemes paniculate or simple or buds present in cauline leaf-axils, 3–15, each 2–12-flowered; bracts linear to narrowly lanceolate, 2–70 x 1–6 mm, undivided, proximal margins entire, distal serrate, surfaces glabrous. Pedicels 1.5–4.5 mm. Flowers: calyx 5.5–8.5 mm, glabrous, lobes 2, triangular, 0.5–1 mm, apex entire, glabrous; corolla 12–20 mm, tube yellow, 4–10 mm; galea yellow, 8–11 mm, beakless, margins entire medially, 1-toothed distally, apex arching over abaxial lip; abaxial lip yellow, 6–8 mm.


Phenology: Flowering Jul–Aug.
Habitat: Moist forested ridges and slopes.
Elevation: 2000–3000 m.

Distribution

N.Mex., Mexico (Chihuahua), Mexico (Durango), Mexico (Michoacán)

Discussion

Plants of Pedicularis angustifolia have two-lobed calyces, undivided linear leaves, and branched or unbranched inflorescences. The beakless galea has a single tooth on each abaxial margin at the distal tip of the galea apex.

Selected References

None.

Lower Taxa

None.

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0.6 cm6 mm <br />0.006 m <br /> (0.8 cm8 mm <br />0.008 m <br />) +
beakless +  and beaked +
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1.5 cm15 mm <br />0.015 m <br /> (7 cm70 mm <br />0.07 m <br />) +
linear;narrowly lanceolate +
not leathery +  and not fleshy +
1mm;6mm +
0.2 cm2 mm <br />0.002 m <br /> (7 cm70 mm <br />0.07 m <br />) +
linear +  and narrowly lanceolate +
0.1 cm1 mm <br />0.001 m <br /> (0.6 cm6 mm <br />0.006 m <br />) +
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tubular +, campanulate +  and symmetric +
0.55 cm5.5 mm <br />0.0055 m <br /> (0.85 cm8.5 mm <br />0.0085 m <br />) +
fleshy +  and woody +
whorled +  and alternate +
Mogollon Mountain lousewort +
white +, yellow +, red +, purple +  and pink +
1.2 cm12 mm <br />0.012 m <br /> (2 cm20 mm <br />0.02 m <br />) +
N.Mex. +, Mexico (Chihuahua) +, Mexico (Durango) +  and Mexico (Michoacán) +
2000–3000 m. +
hairy +  and glabrous +
2 +  and 1 +
indehiscent +, septicidal +, loculicidal +  and dehiscence +
0.8 cm8 mm <br />0.008 m <br /> (1.1 cm11 mm <br />0.011 m <br />) +
Moist forested ridges and slopes. +
axillary +  and terminal +
spiral +, whorled +, alternate +  and opposite +
deciduous +
basal +  and cauline +
triangular +
entire +  and serrate +
1-toothed +
tenuinucellate +  and unitegmic +
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0.15 cm1.5 mm <br />0.0015 m <br /> (0.45 cm4.5 mm <br />0.0045 m <br />) +
Flowering Jul–Aug. +
Pl. Hartw., +
5 +  and 100 +
5 +  and 2 +
Conservation concern +
subequal +
aerial +  and subterranean +
Woolly (?) +, Villous (?) +, Hispid (?) +  and Glabrous (?) +
glabrous;glabrous +
Pedicularis angustissima +
Pedicularis angustifolia +
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