Psammosilene

Psammosilene

Synonymy

Psammosilene W.C.Wu & C.Y.Wu in L.P.King, Icon. Pl. Medic. 1: [s.n.], t. 1. 1945 sec. Bittrich (1993c)

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Monotypic; in montane forests of Yunnan, China. Oxelman & Lidén (1995) found Psammosilene to be sister to subfamily Caryophylloideae while Greenberg & Donoghue (2011) found it to be a sister to tribe Caryophylleae (Dianthus/Gypsophila/Saponaria, etc.).