2. Baimashania wangii Al-Shehbaz, Novon 10: 322. 2000. TYPE: China, Qinghai, Angqian Xian, Xiaoqu, south bend, under rocks, 13 Jun 1982, 4100 m, Wang Weiyi 0011 (holotype, HNWP; fragment, MO).
Herbs, 1-1.5 cm tall; caudex few branched, to 6 mm in diam. Basal leaves rosulate; petiole 2-5 mm long, expanded at base and 0.5-1.5 mm wide, ciliate; leaf blade narrowly linear, 4-15 ´ 0.5-1.5 mm, somewhat fleshy, base attenuate, margin entire, apex obtuse, with a tuft of simple and 2-rayed trichomes to 1 mm. Racemes mostly 2- or 3-flowered, rarely flowers solitary; fruiting pedicel slender, 3-5 mm, ascending, glabrous. Sepals and petals not seen; ovules 10-12 per ovary. Fruit linear, 0.7-1.3 cm ´ ca. 1 mm; valves not torulose; style 0.4-0.7 mm. Seeds not seen. Fr. Jun.
Habitat: in shae of rocks.
Elevation: ca. 4100 m.
Distribution: China (Qinghai).