Chinese botanical author. Chien worked extensively in the "Institute of Botany," of the Chinese Academy of Sciences. He made botanical collections on expeditions to the province of Anhui and west of the province of Hybei.
Also see hybridizer Sung-Shu Chien.
Chien, S. S. (1931). Contrib. Biol. Lab. Sc. Soc. China, Bot. Ser., vi. 72 (1931). Iris pseudorossii
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