Dactylicapnos paucinervia (K.R.Stern) Lidén & M.K.Pathak (syn: Dicentra paucinervia K.R.Stern);
N-Burma (Kachin), NE-India (Sikkim, Darjeeling, Arunachal Pradesh, Meghalaya),
as per Catalogue of Life;



Identity requested? : 10 posts by 4 authors. Attachments (2)- 1 Mb or more. 

Location: Arunachal Pradesh


Dicentra sp.


Thanks … Seems convincing.

Dactylicapnos macrocapnos (Prain) Hutch.  

Or May be D. Scandens ?

Thanks, …, for clues for id.
Appears close to as per Dactylicapnos scandens (D.Don) Hutch. (as per details herein) & as per

This is Dactylicapnos paucinervia, the most common species of Dactylicapnos in Arunachal Pradesh. It differs substantially from D. scandens, in for example the opposite strongly veined primary leaflets, and very different fruit and seeds.

The fruits and seeds were not observed. Though yes the specimen leaves were with strong prominent veins.



D. paucinervia (Sikkim form with short broad fruits) : 1 post by 1 author. 2 images- 1 and 1.5 mb.


Catalogue of Life  GBIF (with type specimens) Highr esolution specimen  BSI Flora of India  Flora of China (Dactylicapnos grandifoliolata Merrill syn. D. paucinervia K. R. Stern.) 
FOC illustration  
High resolution specimen (europeana)