The present note describes karyotypic features of 15 species, the 7 asterisked (») are new to cytology. The lacto-acetic-orcein squashes were photographed with an Olympus photomicroscope (BHS/BHT, PM-10AD), using Chinese panchromatic films (magnification on negative 268 X). The specimens are deposited in the Collections of the Department of Biology, University of Shanxi, Taiyuan, China. If not stated otherwise, the karyotype morphology agrees with the evidence recorded in the literature.