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25 August 2004 Aspidistra locii (Convallariaceae), an unusual new species from Vietnam
Josef Bogner, Nicolaj Arnautov
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Bogner, J. & Arnautov, N.: Aspidistra locii (Convallariaceae), an unusual new species from Vietnam. — Willdenowia 34: 203–208. — ISSN 0511-9618; © 2004 BGBM Berlin-Dahlem.

Aspidistra locii from central Vietnam is described as a species new to science and illustrated. It differs from all other species of the genus in its perigone with completely connate tepals, lacking any trace of lobes, and with a very small, central, circular opening of 1.5–2 mm in diameter.

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© 2004 BGBM Berlin-Dahlem.
Josef Bogner and Nicolaj Arnautov "Aspidistra locii (Convallariaceae), an unusual new species from Vietnam," Willdenowia 34(1), 203-208, (25 August 2004).
Published: 25 August 2004
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