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Staurogyne caobangensis (Acanthaceae), A New Species from Northern Vietnam

Author:
Hai, Do Van, Bach, Tran The, Hai, Tran Van, Choudhary, Ritesh Kumar, Lee, Sangjin, Lee, Joongku
Source:
Annales botanici Fennici 2019 v.56 no.1-3 pp. 79-85
ISSN:
0003-3847
Subject:
Acanthaceae, bracts, calyx, fruits, habitats, new species, scientific illustration, taxon descriptions, taxonomic keys, Vietnam
Abstract:
Staurogyne caobangensis D.V. Hai & Joongku Lee (Acanthaceae), a new species from Vietnam is described and illustrated. It has a densely-flowered inflorescence and several unique features of bracts, bracteoles, calyx and fruits. It is morphologically similar to S. chapaensis, S. petelotii and S. sesamoides. Illustrations, description, ecology, and habitat information of the new species as well as an identification key to the Vietnamese species of Staurogyne are provided.
Agid:
6482523