Research Paper

Deinostigma serratum, a new species of Gesneriaceae from central Vietnam

Tuan Anh Le, Ngoc Tuan Le, Dien Dinh, Minh Duc Tran, Fang Wen

Published on: 16 January 2022

Page: 115 - 118

DOI: 10.6165/tai.2022.67.115


Deinostigma serratum F.Wen, L.N.Tuan & D.Dien, a new species of Gesneriaceae is described and illustrated from the central Vietnam. It resembles D. eberhardtii in habit, but easily differs in several characters, especially in its odontoid margin of corolla petals. The ecological information, geographic distribution and conservation status of this new taxon are also provided here.

Keyword: Deinostigma eberhardtii, Didymocarpoideae, Flora of Vietnam, new taxon

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