Aeschynanthus sikkimensis (C. B. Clarke) Stapf, Bot. Mag. 148: t. 8938 (1922);
MS, June, 2023/19 Aeschynanthus sp. for id: 2 images.
Location : Reiek tlang, Mizoram
Aeschynanthus hookeri C.B.Clarke ?
Leaves look too long. Calyx is not visible, which is required.
Pl. post other images and images which show the calyx.
Lower portion of the calyx is not visible.
After following the keys at MS,Sept.,2021/04 Aeschynanthus sp. for id and checking in GBIF, I feel the closest appears to be Aeschynanthus sikkimensis (C.B.Clarke) Stapf as per GBIF specimens (one and two).
Looking at the hairy flowers, it could be Aeschynanthus hookeri , but need to see the calyx to be sure.
Cannot followup as I do not get the images.
I do not think so. Only the top view of the calyx is visible in subsequent high res. posted by …