Type collections of the section of Central and East Asia
Thermopsis atrata Czefr.
Kam Upland, between Er-Lya-Van and La-Sha-Ya, on rocks, roots in fissures, 09.V.1893, leg. V.A. Kachkarow ["G.N.Potanin"]
The specimen is provided with two labels; one of them is printed, and G.N.Potanin indicated as a collector; the other is a field one, written by Potanin. Nonetheless, the collections were made by the laboratory assistant V.A.Kashkarov, Potanin's companion in that journey (Acta Horti Petropolintani 1928, 34, 2 : 355).
Raenko L.M., 2005