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Hypoxidaceae

Curculigo Gaertn.

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  1. Curculigo capitulata (Lour.) Kuntze, Rev. Gen. Pl. (1891) 703; Elmer, LPB 5 (1913) 1645; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 213; --Geerinck, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 11 (1993) 367, Fig. 5 a; --Molineria capitulata (Lour.) Herbert, Amaryll. (1837) 84; --Backer & Bakh.f., Fl. Jav. 3 (1968) 209; --Leucojum capitulatum Lour., Fl. Cochinch. (1790) 199. --Molineria recurvata (Dryand.) Herbert, Amaryll. (1837) 84; --Curculigo recurvata Dryand. in Aiton, Hort. Kew., ed. 2, 2 (1814) 253; --Naves, Novis. App. (1880) 253; --Elmer, LPB 5 (1913) 1645. --Curculigo glabra Merr., PJS 2 c (1907) Bot. 267; EPFP 1 (1922) 213; --Type: Merrill 5750, Mindoro. Nepal, India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, Sumatra, Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore, Java, Philippines, Sulawesi, Moluccas (Halmaheira; Talaud; Ternate; Ambon), New Guinea, Manus Is, Solomon Isls, Australia, Hawaii. BATANES, LUZON: Mountain Province, Benguet, Laguna, Quezon, Sorsogon, POLILLO, ALABAT, MINDORO, NEGROS, BILIRAN, LEYTE, PANAY, MINDANAO, SIARGAO. Forests and thickets, chiefly at low and medium elevation, ascending to 1800m. Photos
  2. Curculigo erecta Laut., Bot. Jahrb. 50 (Aug-1913) 304; --Geerinck, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 11 (1993) 367, Fig. 5bl; --Type from New Guinea. E Sumatra, N Philippines, New Guinea (Irian Jaya). LUZON.  
  3. Curculigo latifolia Dryand. in Aiton, Hort. Kew. ed. 2, 2 (1811) 253; --Geerinck, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 11 (1993) 369, Fig. 5 c; --Molineria latifolia (Dryand.) Herbert ex Kurz, Nat. Tijdr. Ned. IndiŽ 27 (1864) 232; Backer & Bakh.f., Fl. Jav. 3 (1968) 209. --Curculigo agusanensis Elmer, LPB 5 (1913) 1645; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 213; --Type: Elmer 13584, Mindanao: Agusan del Norte prov., Mt Urdaneta. --Curculigo weberi Elmer, LPB 5 (1913) 1646; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 214; --Type: Elmer 14304, Mindanao: Agusan del Norte prov., Mt Urdaneta. --Curculigo brevipedunculata Elmer, LPB 5 (1913) 1647; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 213; --Type: Elmer 13164, Palawan, Mt Pulgar [=Thumb Peak].
  4. Curculigo orchioides Gaertn. Fruct. 1 (1788) 63, t. 16; --Elmer, LPB 5 (1913) 1645; --Merr., Sp. Blancoanae (1918) 100; EPFP 1 (1922) 213; --Geerinck, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 11 (1993) 370, Fig. 5 a. --Gethyllis acaulis Blanco, Fl. Filip. (1837) 260; ed. 2 (1845) 181; ed. 3, 1 (1877) 324. India, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam, Taiwan, Sumatra, Java, Borneo (Kalimantan), Philippines, Sulawesi, Lesser Sunda Isls (Sumba; Flores; Timor), Moluccas (Ambon), New Guinea, Misima Is. LUZON: Mountain Province, Pangasinan, Rizal, Sorsogon, MINDORO, SEMIRARA, PALAWAN, PANAY, BILIRAN, SAMAR, MINDANAO. Low to medium elevation grasslands, particularly kogonales type.

Hypoxis L.

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  1. Hypoxis aurea Lour., Fl. Cochinch. (1790) 200; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 214; --Geerinck, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 11 (1993) 370, f. 6; --Type from Vietnam. China, India, Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, Sumatra, Peninsular Malaysia, Java, Philippines, Sulawesi, Flores, New Guinea (Irian Jaya). LUZON: Mountain Province, Benguet, Nueva Ecija, MINDANAO: Lanao, Bukidnon. Grassland and other sunny places, medium and higher elevation, ascending to 2300m. Photos.

Literature

Geerinck, DJL. 1993. Amaryllidaceae. Flora Malesiana series 1, 11: 353-373

Kocyan, A, DA Snijman, F Forest, DS Devey, JV Freudenstein, J Wiland-Szymańska, MW Chase & PJ Rudall. 2011. Molecular phylogenetics of Hypoxidaceae Ė Evidence from plastid DNA data and inferences on morphology and biogeography. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 60: 122-136.

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