Accepted name Aspidistra cerina G. Z. Li & S. C. Tang. Guihaia 22(4): 289, fig. 1. (2002). Synonyms Distribution China (Guangxi) Description Rhizome: creeping, terete.
Leaves: solitary to ca. [?]; cataphylls undescribed; petiole undescribed; lamina undescribed.
Peduncle: ± erect with ca. 4 bracts, the top two almost enclosing the perigone tube; flowers solitary.
Perianth [Perigone]: campanulate; white or pale yellow, tube ca. 8 mm long x 6 mm wide, lobes 6 ca. 2 mm long x 2 mm wide, suberect.
Stamens: 6, anthers narrow, ca. 4 mm long, at half the length of tube.
Pistil: columnar; style ca. 14 mm long x ca. 1 mm diameter basally but ca. 1.5 mm for most of its length scarcely or slightly enlarged at the top into a 3-lobed stigma, the lobes with a central line bifurcated just before the margin.
2n = ?
Based on Li Guangzhao 2004 and Tillich 2005
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