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Lecythidaceae

Barringtonia J.R.Forst. & G.Forst.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 18 August 2017

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  1. Barringtonia acutangula (L.) Gaertn., Fruct. 2 (1791) 97, t. 101; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 141, excl. syn. B. reticulata non (Blume) Miq.; --Payens, Blumea 15 (1967) 226; --Eugenia acutangula L., Sp. Pl. (1753) 471; --Type from Sri Lanka. --Botryoropis luzonensis C.Presl, Epimel. Bot. (1851) 220; --Barringtonia luzonensis (C.Presl) S.Vidal, Phan. Cuming. Philipp. (1885) 13; --S.Vidal, Revis. Pl. Vasc. Filip. (1886) 133; --Merr., Fl. Manila (1912) 346; EPFP 3 (1923) 141; --Type: Cuming 653 (PRC, holo; BM, CGE, K, L, OXF, P, W, iso), Luzon, Albay. Mainly in moist places along rivers, swamps and fresh water mangrove forest. Photos
  2. Barringtonia asiatica (L.) Kurz, J. As. Soc. Beng. 452 (1876) 131; --Merr., Fl. Manila (1912) 345; EPFP 3 (1923) 142; --Payens, Blumea 15 (1967) 184, photo 1-2, Fig. 1 a-c, 2 b-c; --Mammea asiatica L., Sp. Pl. 1 (1753) 512; --Type from Indonesia. Madagascar, Indian Ocean islands (Comoros; Seychelles; Mauritius), India (Coromandel coast), Sri Lanka, Andaman Isls, Thailand, Cambodia, S Vietnam, Taiwan, throughout Malesia, Bismarck Archipelago, Solomon Isls, Vanuatu, NE Australia (Queensland), New Caledonia, Marianas, Caroline Isls, Marshall Isls, Fiji, Tonga, Samoa, Cook Is, Society Isls (Tahiti). Introduced in Hawaii, the West Indies (Jamaica; Haiti; Martinique; Trinidad, and Guyana), St Helena. Mostly on seashores. Photos
  3. Barringtonia curranii Merr., PJS 1 (1906) Suppl. 211; EPFP 3 (1923) 142; --Payens, Blumea 15 (1967) 255, Fig. 23 (map); --Type: FB (Curran) 3596 (holo lost; K, iso), Palawan, Puerto Princesa. Borneo (Sarawak; Sabah), SW Philippines. PALAWAN.
  4. Barringtonia macrostachya (Jack) Kurz, Rep. Pegu (1875) App. A, lxvi, App. B, 52 in clavi.; --Payens, Blumea 15 (1967) 244, Fig. 19; 20 (map); --Careya macrostachya Jack, Malayan Misc. 1, 5 (1821) 47; --Type from Malaysia. --Barringtonia acuminata Wall. ex Korth., Ned. Kruidk. Arch. i. (1848) 206; --Merr., PJS 11 (1916) 295; --Type from Indonesia. --Barringtonia balabacensis Merr., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 299; EPFP 3 (1923) 142; --Soejarto et al. (1995) Checklist Fl. Pl. Palawan; --Type: BS (Mangubat) 422 (K, lecto; US, isolecto), Balabac Isls. --Barringtonia isabelensis Knuth, Pflanzenreich Heft 15 105 (1939) 36; --Type: Warburg 11894 (B, holo, lost), Luzon, Isabela prov., Malum. SW China (Yunnan), Vietnam, S Myanmar, E & W Sumatra, Peninsular Malaysia, Batu Isls, Riouw Archipelago, Anambas Isls, Borneo, Philippines, N Sulawesi, Moluccas (Morotai; Ambon). LUZON, PALAWAN, BALABAC, SAMAR, BASILAN. Photos
  5. Barringtonia palawanensis Chantar., Kew Bull. 50 (1995) 697; --Type: SMHI 1067 (L, holo; K, iso), Palawan, Puerto Princesa, c. 37km N of the city, near Sta Cruz Resthouse, 40m. Endemic to the Philippines. PALAWAN. Conservation status: Vulnerable (DAO 2017-11).
  6. Barringtonia pterita Merr., PJS 9 c (1906) Bot. 322; EPFP 3 (1923) 142; --Payens, Blumea 15 (1967) 210; --Type: BS (Ramos) 15121 (PNH, holo, lost; K, lecto; US, isolecto). Borneo, Philippines. LUZON, MINDORO, LEYTE, MINDANAO. Lowlands up to 170m, along creeks and ridges in dipterocarp forests. Fl. Apr-Jun, fr. Jun-Aug. Photos
  7. Barringtonia racemosa (L.) Blume ex DC., Prodr. 3 (1828) 288; --Merr., Fl. Manila (1912) 346; EPFP 3 (1923) 143; --Payens, Blumea 15 (1967) 192; --Eugenia racemosa L., Sp. Pl. 1 (1753) 471. --Barringtonia stravadium Blanco, Fl. Filip., ed. 1 (1837) 533. E & S Africa (Kenya, Tanzania, incl. Zanzibar, Mosambique, Natal), Mafia Is, Madagascar, Comoros, Seychelles, India (Malabar and Coromandel coasts), Sri Lanka, Bangladesh (Sundarbans), Andaman Isls, Nicobar Isls, Myanmar, S Thailand, Laos, Hainan, Taiwan, Ryukyu Isls (Iriomote), throughout Malesia, Bismarck Archipelago, Vanuatu, Marianas (Guam), Caroline Isls (Palau, Yap, Truk, Ponape), NE Australia (Queensland), New Caledonia, Fiji, Samoa. Photos
  8. Barringtonia reticulata Miq., Fl. Ind. Bat. 11 (1855) 490; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 141, pro syn. B. acutangula; --Payens, Blumea 15 (1967) 252, Fig. 22; --Type from Indonesia. --Barringtonia gitingensis Elmer, LPB 8 (1915) 2730; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 142; --Type: Elmer 12238 (PNH, holo, lost; BM, lecto; BISH, BO, E, HBG, K, L, P, US, isolecto), Sibuyan, Capiz prov., Magallanes, Mt Giting-Giting. S Sumatra, Peninsular Malaysia (Perak, Johore), Riouw and Lingga Archipelago, Banka, Karimata and Anambas Isls, Borneo, Philippines, SE Sulawesi. LUZON, SIBUYAN, MINDANAO. Photos
  9. Barringtonia revoluta Merr., PJS 1 (1906) Suppl. 211; EPFP 3 (1923) 143; --Payens, Blumea 15 (1967) 199, Fig. 7; --Type: FB (curran) 3507 (PNH, holo, lost; K, lecto; L, isolecto), Palawan. Sumatra (Muara Pedjangki), Peninsular Malaysia (Pahang), Borneo (Sarawak; Brunei; Sabah), SW Philippines. PALAWAN.
  10. Barringtonia ridsdalei Chantar., Kew Bull. 50 (1995) 700; --Type: Ridsdale 1019 (L, holo), Palawan, Pulot, Massin River, 12 km N of Brook's Point. Endemic to Philippines. PALAWAN. Lowland forest along river. Conservation status: Vulnerable (DAO 2017-11).

Petersianthus Merr.

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  1. Petersianthus quadrialatus (Merr.) Merr., PJS 11 c (1916) Bot. 200; EPFP 3 (1923) 141; --Terminalia quadrialata Merr., PJS Bot. 4, 3 (1909) 301; --Combretodendron quadrialatum (Merr.) Merr., PJS 15 (1936) 32; --Type: BS (Rosenbluth) 12558 (PNH, holo, lost?; K, iso), Masbate. Philippines. MASBATE, SAMAR, MINDANAO: Agusan, Surigao, LUZON. Photos

Planchonia Blume

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  1. Planchonia spectabilis Merr., Govt. Lab. Publ. (Philipp.) 17 (1904) 30; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 143; --Type: BS (Barnes) 58 (PNH, holo, lost; BO, SING, iso), Luzon, Bataan, Lamao River. Endemic to Philippines. LUZON, MINDANAO. Photos

Literature

Chantaranothai, P. 1995. Six New Species of Barringtonia (Lecythidaceae). Kew Bulletin 50: 695-705.

DENR Administrative Order. 2017. Updated national list of threatened Philippine plants and their categories. DAO 2017-11

Kartawinata, K. 1965. The genus Planchonia Blume (Lecythidaceae). Bulletin of the Botanical Survey of India 9: 162-187.

Payens, JPW. 1967. A monograph of the genus Barringtonia (Lecythidaceae). Blumea 15: 157-263

Prance, GT. 2013. A revision of Barringtonia (Lecythidaceae). Allertonia 12: 1-164.

Prance, GT & EK Kartawinata. 2013. Lecythidaceae. Flora Malesiana 21: 1-118


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