Pedicularis sudetica subsp. scopulorum

(A. Gray) Hultén

Svensk Bot. Tidskr. 58: 437. 1964.

Endemic
Basionyms: Pedicularis scopulorum A. Gray in A. Gray et al. Syn. Fl. N. Amer. 2(1): 308. 1878
Treatment appears in FNA Volume 17. Treatment on page 533. Mentioned on page 521, 532, 534.

Racemes: bracts white-lanate. Flowers: calyx white-lanate, lobes triangular, margins entire distally; corolla: galea purple to magenta, margins entire medially, 1-toothed or entire distally; abaxial lip pale-purple to magenta, not purple-spotted.


Phenology: Flowering Jul–Aug.
Habitat: Alpine tundra meadows.
Elevation: 3100–3700 m.

Discussion

Subspecies scopulorum can be mistaken for Pedicularis cystopteridifolia, which has similar flowers and growth form. The leaves of subsp. scopulorum, however, are not finely dissected like those of P. cystopteridifolia.

Selected References

None.

Lower Taxa

None.

not purple-spotted +, pale-purple +  and magenta +
0.4 cm4 mm <br />0.004 m <br /> (0.8 cm8 mm <br />0.008 m <br />) +
beakless +  and beaked +
Serrulate (?) +, Crenulate (?) +  and Entire (?) +
Bruce W. Robart +
(A. Gray) Hultén +
Pedicularis scopulorum +
2 cm20 mm <br />0.02 m <br /> (9 cm90 mm <br />0.09 m <br />) +
2-pinnatifid;1-pinnatifid;lanceolate;elliptic +
not leathery +  and not fleshy +
2mm;20mm +
0.2 cm2 mm <br />0.002 m <br /> (1.5 cm15 mm <br />0.015 m <br />) +
white-lanate +
1-pinnatifid +, linear +  and subulate or trullate +
0.1 cm1 mm <br />0.001 m <br /> (0.4 cm4 mm <br />0.004 m <br />) +
white-lanate +
tubular +, campanulate +  and symmetric +
0.7 cm7 mm <br />0.007 m <br /> (1.3 cm13 mm <br />0.013 m <br />) +
fleshy +  and woody +
whorled +  and alternate +
white +, yellow +, red +, purple +  and pink +
1.6 cm16 mm <br />0.016 m <br /> (2.1 cm21 mm <br />0.021 m <br />) +
Colo. +, N.Mex. +  and Wyo. +
3100–3700 m. +
hairy +  and glabrous +
2 +  and 1 +
indehiscent +, septicidal +, loculicidal +  and dehiscence +
purple +  and magenta +
0.7 cm7 mm <br />0.007 m <br /> (1.2 cm12 mm <br />0.012 m <br />) +
Alpine tundra meadows. +
axillary +  and terminal +
spiral +, whorled +, alternate +  and opposite +
deciduous +
basal +  and cauline +
triangular +
overlapping +  and nonoverlapping +
entire +  and 1-toothed +
tenuinucellate +  and unitegmic +
campylotropous-like +
0.1 cm1 mm <br />0.001 m <br /> (0.25 cm2.5 mm <br />0.0025 m <br />) +
Flowering Jul–Aug. +
Svensk Bot. Tidskr. +
10-50-flowered;simple +
5 +  and 100 +
5 +  and 2 +
subequal +
aerial +  and subterranean +
Woolly (?) +, Villous (?) +, Hispid (?) +  and Glabrous (?) +
yellowish white-lanate or sparsely pilose;white +
pilose;yellowish white-lanate;glabrous;glabrous;glabrous +
Elephantella +  and Pediculariopsis +
Pedicularis sudetica subsp. scopulorum +
Pedicularis sudetica +
subspecies +
magenta;purple;magenta;purple;pink +
0.9 cm9 mm <br />0.009 m <br /> (1.1 cm11 mm <br />0.011 m <br />) +