TY -JOUR AU -Tian-Chuan Hsu AU -Hong Truong Luu AU -Chia-Wei Li TI -Aspidistra heterotepala (Asparagaceae), a new species from southern Vietnam PY -2022 DA -2022-01-03 JO -Taiwania VL -67 IS -1 SP -21 EP -24 UR -https://taiwania.ntu.edu.tw/abstract/1803 AB -A new species of Aspidistra (Asparagaceae) from Southern Vietnam, A. heterotepala T.C. Hsu & Luu (Asparagaceae), is described and illustrated. A. heterotepala is similar to A. ventricosa Tillich & Škorničk. but distinguishable by the significantly narrower leaves, ellipsoidal perigone tube and adaxially whitish, sub-heteromorphic perigone lobes. Available data on its distribution, ecology and conservation status are also presented. DO -10.6165/tai.2022.67.21