A new species of the genus Tulipa (Liliaceae) from China
Novon 13(2): 277-278
Tulipa mongolica Y. Z. Zhao (Liliaceae) is described from Inner Mongolia, China. The new species is distinguished by its filaments 2.5-3.0 times as long as the anthers. It is related to T. heteropetala Ledebour on the basis of its filaments widened from the mid-point down, narrowing on both sides of the filament.