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Loranthaceae

Amyema Tiegh.

Edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 31 July 2015

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  1. Amyema acuta (Tiegh.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 293; --Danser, PJS 58 (1935) 74; --Barlow, Blumea 36 (1992) 307; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 240; --Loranthus acutus (Tiegh.) Engl., Nat. Pflanzenfam. Nachtr. 1 (1897) 128; --Merr., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 135; --EPFP 2 (1923) 102; --Stemmatophyllum acutum Tiegh., Bull. Soc. Bot. France 41 (1894) 546; --Type: Cuming 1973. “Manila”. --Loranthus medinillicola Merr., PJS 9 c (1914) Bot. 287; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 106; --Amyema medinillicola (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 297; PJS 58 (1935) 76; --Type: BS 19842 (US, lecto), Luzon: Ifugao prov., Mt Polis, Feb-1913. --Amyema mosea Danser, PJS 58 (1935) 77, pl. 1, Figs. 5-7; --Type: BS 47338 (UC, lecto), Luzon: Isabela prov., Mt Moisés, Mar-1926. LUZON. Primary forests, (600) to 1200-2400m. Hosts not recorded. Photos  
  2. Amyema apoensis (Elmer) Barlow, Blumea 36 (1991) 308; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 240; --Dicymanthes apoensis (Elmer) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 311; --Loranthus apoensis Elmer, LPB 3 (1911) 1073; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 102; --Type: Elmer 11454 (L, lecto; MO, NY, U, US, isolecto), Mindanao: Davao, Mt Apo, Todaya. Deep wooded ravines, 7000ft. MINDANAO: Davao (Mt Apo). Humid forests, 1830-2130m. Only recorded host is a Ficus. Photos
  3. Amyema beccarii (Tiegh.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 294; --Barlow, Blumea 36 (1992) 313; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 243, Fig. 4, 9g, h; --Stemmatophyllum beccarii Tiegh., Bull. Soc. Bot. France 41 (1894) 546; --Type from Sarawak. --Stemmatophyllum nodosum Tiegh., Bull. Soc. Bot. Fr. 41 (1894) 506, 546; --Amyema nodosa (Tiegh.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 297; PJS 58 (1935) 87; --Loranthus nodosus Tiegh. in Engl. Nat. Pflanzfam. Nachtr. 1 (1897) 128, non Desr.; --Type: Cuming 1952 (P, lecto; BM, K, isolecto), Philippines: 1841. --Amyema hutchinsonii (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 297; --Loranthus hutchinsonii Merr., --PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 138; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 105; --Type: FB 4554 Mearns & Hutchinson (L, lecto), Mindanao: Misamis Occidental prov., Mt Malindang, 1100m, May-1906. --Loranthus merrittii Merr., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 134; --Fl. Manila (1912) 184. Thailand, Banka, Borneo, Philippines, Sulawesi, Moluccas (Sula Isls, Taliabu). LUZON, PALAWAN, MINDANAO. Mostly in sumid forests, 0-1300m elevation. Recorded hosts: Barringtonia, Gonystylus, Melastoma, Palaquium, Psychotria, and Schima. Photos  
  4. Amyema benguetensis (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 294; PJS 58 (1935) 73; --Barlow, Blumea 36 (1991) 314; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 244; --Loranthus benguetensis Merr., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 134; EPFP 2 (1923) 103; --Type: FB 16064 Curran, Merritt & Zschokke (US, lecto; NY, isolecto), Luzon: Benguet prov., Mt Pulag. On pine, 1200m, Jan-1909. LUZON: Benguet (Mt Pulag). 1200-1600m. Only recorded host: Pinus kesiya ssp. insularis. Hosts other than dicotyledons are rare in Loranthaceae.
  5. Amyema cauliflora (Merr.) Barlow, Blumea 36 (1991) 319; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 245; --Dicymanthes cauliflora (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 311; PJS 58 (1935) 93; --Loranthus cauliflorus Merr., PJS 1 (1906) Suppl. 185; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 103; --Type: Clemens 55 (M, lost?), Mindanao: Lanao del Sur prov., Lake Lanao, W of Camp Keithley. MINDANAO. Once recorded from 1000m; no host recorded.
  6. Amyema celebica (Tiegh.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 294; PJS 58 (1935) 80; --Barlow, Blumea 36 (1991) 319; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 246, Fig. 3e; --Rhizanthemum celebicum Tiegh. in Morot, J. de Bot. 15 (1901) 64; --Type from Sulawesi. --Loranthus bicoloratus Elmer, LPB 2 (1908) 470;--Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 103. --Amyema basilanensis (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 294; PJS 58 (1935) 82; --Loranthus basilanensis Merr., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 134; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 102. --Amyema lanaensis (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 296; --Loranthus lanaensis Merr., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 136; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 105. Philippines, Sulawesi, Lesser Sunda Isls (Sumba, Flores). MINDORO, NEGROS, BASILAN, MINDANAO. Mostly from 0-700m but less frequently to 1900m; no host recorded. Photos
  7. Amyema cuernosensis (Elmer) Barlow, Blumea 36 (1991) 323; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 248; --Dicymanthes cuernosensis (Elmer) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 311; PJS 58 (1935) 98; --Loranthus cuernosensis Elmer, LPB 2 (1908) 469; --Merr., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 138; --EPFP 2 (1923) 103; --Type: Elmer 9525 (L, lecto; MO, NY 2 sheets, U, US, isolecto), Negros: Negros Oriental prov., Cuernos Mtns, Mar-1908. --Loranthus falcatifolius Merr., PJS 9 c (1914) Bot. 286; --EPFP 2 (1923) 104; --Type: BS 15746 E Fenix (US, iso), Mindanao: Bukidnon prov., Aug-1912. Java, Lesser Sunda Isls (Bali, Lombok, Flores), Philippines, Sulawesi. NEGROS: Negros Oriental (Cuernos Mtns), MINDANAO: Bukidnon. Only recorded host: Lantana camara. Photos  
  8. Amyema curranii (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 294; PJS 58 (1935) 66; --Loranthus curranii Merr., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 144; --EPFP 2 (1923) 104; --Type: FB 5035 Curran (lost), Luzon: Benguet prov., Mt Sto Tomas, 2250m, on Podocarpus; Jacobs 7578 (L, neo), Luzon: Benguet prov., Mt Tabayoc. LUZON: Benguet, Aurora. 1200-2400m. No hosts recorded. Photos
  9. Amyema edanoi (Merr.) Barlow, Blumea 36 (1991) 328; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 251, Fig. 5a-c; --Dicymanthes edanoi (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 311; PJS 58 (1935) 94, ‘edanoii’; --Loranthus edanoi Merr., PJS 13 c (1918) Bot. 275; --EPFP 2 (1923) 104; --Type: BS 26241 Ramos & Edaño (US, lecto; NY, P, isolecto), Luzon: Nueva Ecija prov., Mt Umingan [=Mingan], 40m, Aug/Sep-1916. --Dicymanthes samarensis (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 311; PJS 58 (1935) 96; --Loranthus samarensis Merr., PJS 13 c (1918) Bot. 276; --EPFP 2 (1923) 109; --Type: BS 24265 Ramos & Edaño (US, lecto), Samar: Catubig River, 12m, Feb/Mar-1916. --Dicymanthes suluana Danser, PJS 58 (1935) 97, pl. 2, Figs. 6-10; --Type: BS 43894 Ramos & Edaño (UC, lecto; BO, NY, P, isolecto), Jolo: Mt Dajo, 2000ft [=600m], Sep-1924. Philippines, Sulawesi. LUZON, CATANDUANES, BILIRAN, LEYTE, SAMAR, JOLO, MINDANAO. Recorded hosts: Ficus and Zanthoxylum. 
  10. Amyema fasciculata (Blume) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 295; PJS 58 (1935) 84; --Barlow, Blumea 36 (1991) 330; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 251, Fig. 9e, f; --Loranthus fasciculatus Blume, Bijdr. 13 (1825) 661; --Type from Java. --Amyema aquilonia Danser, PJS 58 (1935) 86, pl. 2, Figs. 2-5; --Type: BS 33296 Ramos, Luzon: Ilocos Norte prov., Mt Palimlim, 1050m, Aug-1918. --Loranthus mirabilis van Huerck & Müll.Arg., Act. Soc. Helv. Sc. Nat. 55 (1872) 47; -Merr., PJS 1 Suppl. (1906) 187, excl. specim.; PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 135; --EPFP 2 (1923) 107. --Loranthus maganda Elmer, LPB 9 (1934) 3201, syn. nov; --Type: Elmer 22319 (MO, NY, US, iso), Luzon: Pampanga prov., Mt Pinatubo, Camp Stotsenburg, May-1927. Java, Borneo, Philippines, southeastwards to New Guinea (Bird’s Head Peninsula). No hosts recorded. Photos  
  11. Amyema haenkeana (C.Presl ex Schultes) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 295; PJS 58 (1935) 63; --Barlow, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 253; --Loranthus haenkeanus C.Presl ex Schultes, Syst. Veg. 7, 1 (1829) 113; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 104; --Type: Haenke s.n. (UC, ?iso), Philippines. --Loranthus eucalyptiphyllus Merr., PJS 9 c (1915) Bot. 444; --EPFP 2 (1923) 104; --Type: Vanoverbergh 1505 (P, lecto), Luzon: Mountain Province, Jul-1913. --Loranthus halconensis Merr., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 143, pro parte; --Merr. & Merritt, PJS 5 c (1910) 345; --EPFP 2 (1923) 105, pro parte, non Merr., PJS 2 c (1907) 271. LUZON, MINDORO, SIBUYAN, CALAMIANES. 0-450m. No hosts recorded. Photos   
  12. Amyema halconensis (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 296; PJS 58 (1935) 69; --Barlow, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 254; --Loranthus halconensis Merr., PJS 2 c (1907) Bot. 271. --EPFP 2 (1923) 105; --Type: Merrill 5664 (US, lecto; NY, isolecto), Mindoro: Mindoro Oriental prov., Mt Halcon, Nov-1906. --Loranthus spraguei Merr., --PJS 7 c (1912) Bot. 263; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 110. Philippines. PANAY. Lowlands, only recorded from 0-100m; no hosts recorded. Photos  
  13. Amyema hexantha (Merr.) Barlow, Blumea 36 (1991) 340; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 256; --Dicymanthes hexantha (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 311; PJS 58 (1935) 91; --Loranthus hexanthus Merr., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 137; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 105; --Type: RS Williams 2565 (NY, lecto; NY, US, isolecto), Mindanao: Davao, Mt Apo, 2800ft [=850m], 4-Apr-1905. MINDANAO. 850-1800m; no hosts recorded.
  14. Amyema incarnatiflora (Elmer) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 296; PJS 58 (1935) 70; --Barlow, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 257; --Loranthus incarnatiflorus Elmer, LPB 6 (1913) 1969; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 105; --Type: Elmer 11817 (L, lecto; MO, NA, NY 2 sheets, US, isolecto), Mindanao: Davao, Mt Apo, Todaya, humid forest at 4000ft’, Sep-1909. --Loranthus preslii Elmer, LPB 6 (1913) 1970; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 109; --Type: Elmer 13741 (L, lecto; MO, NA, NY 2 sheets, US, isolecto), Mindanao: Agusan del Norte prov., Mt Urdaneta, Sep-1912. --Loranthus fenicis Merr., PJS 9 c (1915) Bot. 281; --EPFP 2 (1923) 104. --Loranthus maritimus Merr., PJS 9 c (1914) Bot. 282; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 106; --Type: BS 15824 E Fenix (US, iso), Mindanao: Surigao prov., Aug-1918. LUZON: Ilocos Sur, Cagayan, MINDANAO: Lanao, Davao (Mt Apo), Davao Oriental, Agusan del Norte, Surigao. 0-1725m; no hosts recorded. Photos
  15. Amyema luzonensis (Schultes) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 296; PJS 58 (1935) 72; --Barlow, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 258; --Loranthus luzonensis Schultes, Syst. Veg. 7, 1 (1829) 104; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 106; --Type: Haenke s.n., Philippines. --Amyema sessilifolia (Tiegh.) Danser, Verh. Kon. Ned. Akad. Wetensc., Afd. Natuurk., Tweede Sect. 29 (6) (1933) 34; --Stemmatophyllum sessilifolium Tiegh., Bull. Soc. Bot. France 41 (1894) 506; --Type: Cuming 1956 (P, holo), Philippines, ‘Manille’. LUZON. 0-900m; no hosts recorded.  Photos
  16. Amyema nickrentii Barcelona & Pelser, Phytotaxa 125 (2013) 47; --Type: Barcelona 3853 with Pelser (PNH, holo; CHR, L, US, iso), Luzon, Aurora, Baler, Dicasalarin. LUZON: Aurora. Photos
  17. Amyema polillensis (C.B.Rob.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 298; PJS 58 (1935) 83; --Barlow, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 262; --Loranthus pollilensis C.B.Rob.., PJS 6 c (1911) Bot. 200; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 109; --Type: BS 10384 RC McGregor (US, lecto), Polillo. Oct/Nov-1909. LUZON, POLILLO. Low elevation; no hosts recorded.
  18. Amyema rhytidoderma Barlow, Blumea 36 (1991) 359; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 263; --Type: Jacobs 7332 (L, holo; MO, iso), Luzon: Benguet prov., Mt Pulag (=Mt Pulog), 16 36’N, 120 54’E, 2300-2500m, primary forest on sandy-loamy soil. LUZON: Benguet (Mt Pulag). Only known from the type collection. No hosts recorded.
  19. Amyema seriata (Merr.) Barlow, Blumea 36 (1991) 365; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 269; --Dicymanthes seriata (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 311; PJS 58 (1935) 92; --Loranthus seriatus Merr., PJS 9 c (1914) Bot. 285; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 109; --Type: BS 16424 Reillo (US, lecto; P, isolecto), Mindanao: Zamboanga del Norte prov., Mt Pulongbato, Sep/Oct-1912. MINDANAO. No hosts recorded. Photos  
  20. Amyema urdanetensis (Elmer) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 299; --Barlow, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 273; --PJS 58 (1935) 68; --Loranthus urdanetensis Elmer, LPB 6 (1913) 1963; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 110; --Type: Elmer 14092 (L, lecto; MO, NY, isolecto), Mindanao: Agusan del Norte prov., Mt Urdaneta, 6000ft [=1830m], Oct-1912. --Amyema leytensis (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 296, 299; --Loranthus leytensis Merr., PJS 9 c (1914) Bot. 278. --EPFP 2 (1923) 106; --Type: BS 15243 Ramos (L, US, iso), Leyte: Leyte prov., Dagami, Aug-1912. LEYTE, MINDANAO. Recorded from 1830m in Mindanao; no hosts recorded. Photos  
  21. Amyema vernicosa Barlow, Blumea 36 (1991) 373; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 273;; --Type: PNH 18467 DR Mendoza (L, holo; L, iso), Luzon: Albay prov., Mayon Volcano, open slope, 1000m, 24-Jun-1953. LUZON. Recorded from 1000m; no host recorded. 
  22. Amyema verticillata (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 299; PJS 58 (1935) 79; --Barlow, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 274; --Cleistoloranthus verticillatus Merr. PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 150; --Loranthus appendiculatus Merr., PJS 7 c (1912) Bot. 78; EPFP 2 (1923) 102; --Type: FB 16229 Curran, Merritt & Zschokke (PNH, holo, lost; US, iso), Luzon: Benguet prov., Mt Pulag, 2500m. N LUZON: Mountain Province (Malamey, Pinggat), Benguet (Mt Osdung; Mt Pulag). Restricted to the Cordillera Highlands, 1670-2500m. No hosts recorded.
  23. Amyema wenzelii (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 299; PJS 58 (1935) 89; --Barlow, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 274; --Loranthus wenzelii Merr., PJS 8 c (1913) Bot. 370; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 111; --Type: Wenzel 24 (US, lecto; L, isolecto), Leyte: Leyte prov., Dagami, Panda, 60m, 20-Apr-1913. BOHOL, LEYTE. 60-600m; no hosts recorded.

Amylotheca sensu Danser, 1925 and 1935 (as to Philippine spp.) = Decaisnina

Cecarria Barlow

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  1. Cecarria obtusifolia Barlow, in Barlow & Wiens, Brittonia 25 (1973) 34; --Barlow, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 284, Fig. 15; --Phrygilanthus obtusifolius Merr., PJS 1 (1906) Suppl. 189; PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 151; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 112; --Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 349; PJS 58 (1935) 127; --Type: FB 1813 Borden, Luzon: Bataan prov., Lamao River Lesser Sunda Isls (Flores, Timor), Philippines, New Guinea, Solomon Isls, Australia (Cape York Peninsula). LUZON, MINDANAO. Recorded hosts: Calophyllum, Casuarina, Syzygium, Xanthostemon. Photos

Cyne Danser

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser 11 May 2013

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  1. Cyne baetorta Barlow, Blumea 38 (1993) 103; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 286; --Type: Coode 5651, Mindoro: Mindoro Oriental prov., Subaan River MINDORO. 1100-1200m. No hosts recorded.
  2. Cyne banahaensis (Elmer) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 306; PJS 58 (1935) 33; --Barlow, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 287; --Lepeostegeres banahaensis (Elmer) Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 101; --Loranthus banahaensis Elmer, LPB 1 (1906) 288; --Type: Elmer 9115, Luzon: Mt Banahaw. --Cyne capitulifera (Merr.) Danser, Rec. Trav. Bot. Neerl. 30 (1933) 466; PJS 58 (1935) 36; --Lepeostegeres capituliferus (Merr.) Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 101; --Loranthus capituliferus Merr., PJS 7 c (1912) Bot. 264. --Loranthus lagunensis Merr., PJS 9 c (1914) Bot. 281. --Cyne alternifolia (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 306; PJS 58 (1935) 35; --Loranthus alternifolius Merr., PJS 9 c (1914) Bot. 283. LUZON, SAMAR, MINDANAO. 0-1100m; hosts recorded: Ficus sp. and Lansium domesticum. Photos
  3. Cyne quadriangula Danser, PJS 58 (1935) 38; --Barlow, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 288; --Type: BS 35119, Bucas Grande. BUCAS GRANDE. Low elevation; no hosts recorded. A doubtful species with no specimens extant, very similar to Cyne banahaensis.
  4. Cyne sp1. Photographs of this species were contributed by Meljan Demetillo and taken on Dinagat Isl., Caraga Region. They possible represent C. perfoliata or a new Cyne species. Photos

Decaisnina Tiegh.

Edited by Daniel Nickrent, 27 December 2012

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  1. Decaisnina aherniana (Merr.) Barlow, Blumea 38 (1993) 74, Fig. 1 (Map); Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 294; --Amylotheca aherniana (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 300; PJS 58 (1935) 25; --Loranthus ahernianus Merr., PJS 1 (1906) Suppl. 184; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 102; --Type: FB 2140 Ahern’s collector (US, lecto; BO, MO, NY, SING, isolecto), Luzon: Rizal prov., Bosoboso, Nov/Dec-1904. --Loranthus acuminatissimus Merr., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 143; --EPFP 2 (1923) 102; --Type: BS 5700 Ramos (US, iso), Luzon: Benguet prov., Dec-1908. --Amylotheca saccata (Elmer) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 302; PJS 58 (1935) 23; --Loranthus saccatus Elmer, LPB 3 (1911) 1072; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 109; --Type: Elmer 11747 (L, lecto; MO, NA, NY, P, US, isolecto), Mindanao: Davao, Mt Apo, Todaya, Sep-1909. --Loranthus lucidus Merr., PJS 9 c (1914) Bot. 277; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 106; --Type: BS 16647 Ramos (L, lecto; L, P, US, isolecto), Luzon: Laguna prov., San Antonio, Sep/Oct-1912. --Amylotheca cordilimba (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 300-302; --Loranthus cordilimbus Merr., PJS 30 (1926) 391; --Type: BS 43873 RC McGregor (UC, lecto; NY, isolecto), Samar: Western Samar prov., Loquilocon, Jun-1924. LUZON to MINDANAO, widely distributed. Humid forest, 0-1200m. Recorded hosts: Litsea, Semecarpus, and Syzygium. Photos
  2. Decaisnina amplexicaulis (Danser) Barlow, Blumea 38 (1993) 76, Fig. 3 (Map); Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 295, Fig. 18a, b; --Amylotheca amplexicaulis Danser, PJS 58 (1935) 14, pl. 1, Fig. 1 and 2; --Type: BS 38740 Ramos & Edaño (L, lecto), Mindanao: Bukidnon prov., Mt Candoon, Jun/Jul-1920. S Philippines, New Guinea (Bird’s Head Peninsula). MINDANAO: Bukidnon. On Chrysophyllum cainito. Photos
  3. Decaisnina confertiflora (Merr.) Barlow, Blumea 38 (1993) 80; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 297; --Amylotheca confertiflora (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 300; PJS 58 (1935) 18; --Loranthus confertiflorus Merr., PJS 13 c (1918) Bot. 273; --EPFP 2 (1923) 103; --Type: Wenzel 1249 (GH, lecto; GH, MO, NSW, isolecto), Leyte: Leyte prov., Tigbao, near Tacloban, 25-May-1915. LEYTE. No habitat data.
  4. Decaisnina crassilimba (Merr.) Barlow, Blumea 38 (1993) 82, Fig. 2 (Map); Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 298; --Amylotheca crassilimba (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 300; PJS 58 (1935) 20; --Loranthus crassilimbus Merr., PJS 13 c (1918) Bot. 274; --EPFP 2 (1923) 103; --Type: BS 26409 Ramos & Edaño (US, lecto), Luzon: Nueva Ecija prov., Mt Umingan [=Mt Mingan], 15-Aug-1916. LUZON, PANAY. 300-1400m. No hosts recorded.
  5. Decaisnina cumingii (Tiegh.) Barlow, Blumea 38 (1993) 82, Fig. 4 (Map); Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 298; --Amylotheca cumingii Tiegh., Bull. Soc. Bot. France 41 (1894) 264; PJS 58 (1935) 5; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 110; --Type: Cuming 1969 (B, holo?; L, P, iso), Philippines: "Manille”, no further locality given. --Loranthus mindanaensis Merr., PJS 1 (1906) Suppl. 186; ibid. 4 c (1909) Bot. 142; EPFP 2 (1923) 107; --Elmer, LPB 3 (1911) 1070; --Type: Copeland 341 (L, lecto; NY, US, isolecto), Mindanao: Davao, Mar-1904. --Loranthus secundiflorus Merr., PJS 1 (1906) Suppl. 187; ibid. 4 c (1909) Bot. 141-142; EPFP 2 (1923) 109; --Type: Bolster 237 (MO, iso), Mindanao: Surigao del Norte prov., “on trees in open, parasitic”, 40ft, 10-Feb-1905. --Loranthus secundiflorus Merr. var. bolsteri Elmer, LPB 3 (1911) 1067; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 109; --Type: Elmer 11701 (L, lecto; MO, NY, US, isolecto), Mindanao: Davao, Mt Apo, Todaya, ‘humid forest at 4250ft [= 1295m]’, Sep-1909. --Amylotheca merrilii (Elmer) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 301; PJS 58 (1935) 10; --Loranthus merrilii Elmer, LPB 3 (1911) 1068; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 107; --Type: Elmer 10617 (L, lecto; MO, NY, US, isolecto), Mindanao: Davao, Mt Apo, Todaya, May-1909. --Loranthus aurantiacus Elmer, LPB 6 (1913) 1967; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 102; --Type: Elmer 13774 (L, lecto; MO, NY, isolecto), Mindanao: Agusan del Norte prov., Mt Urdaneta, “steep forested ravine at 3000ft [=914m] near the Dalahion River, Sep-1912. --Amylotheca palawanensis (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 302; --Loranthus palawanensis Merr., PJS 13 c (1918) Bot. 279; -Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 107; --Loranthus fragilis Merr., PJS 9 c (1914) 278, non Sprague (1910); --Type: Merrill 9248 (L, lecto; NY, SING, isolecto), Palawan: Palawan prov., Taytay, May-1913. --Amylotheca hopeae (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 301; PJS 58 (1935) 11; --Loranthus hopeae Merr., PJS 9 c (1914) 279; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 105; --Type: FB 13297 Foxworthy, de Mesa & Villamil (PNH, holo), Mindanao: Zamboanga del Sur prov., opposite Olutanga, 20m. --Amylotheca apodotrias Danser, PJS 58 (1935) 8; --Type: Clemens sn (PNH, holo), Mindanao: Lanao del Sur prov., Lake Lanao, Camp Keithley. --Amylotheca tenuis Danser, PJS 58 (1935) 9; --Type: Loher 12393 (PNH, holo), Luzon: Rizal prov., Montalban. --Loranthus subalternifolius Merr., PJS 1 (1906) Suppl. 188, PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 141; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 110; --Type: Elmer 6191 (NY, iso), Luzon: Benguet prov., Sablan, Apr-1904. --Loranthus vulcanicus Elmer, LPB 3 (1911) 1068, nomen; --Type: Elmer 17328 (NY, iso), Luzon: Sorsogon prov., Irosin, Mt Bulusan, Sep-1916. Moluccas, Philippines. LUZON to MINDANAO. Humid forests, sea-level to 2300m. Recorded hosts: Kibatalia, Shorea. Photos  
  6. Decaisnina miniata (Danser) Barlow, Blumea 38 (1993) 89; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 301; --Amylotheca miniata Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 301; PJS 58 (1935) 15; --Loranthus miniatus Elmer, LPB 6 (1913) 1966, nom. illeg., non S.Moore (1897); --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 107; --Type: Elmer 13276 (UC, lecto; BO, L, MO, NY, P, US, isolecto), Mindanao: Agusan del Norte prov., Mt Urdaneta, Jul-1912. MINDANAO, SIARGAO. 0-380m; only recorded host: Canarium.
  7. Decaisnina ovatifolia (Merr.) Barlow, Blumea 38 (1993) 90; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 302; --Amylotheca ovatifolia (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 302; PJS 58 (1935) 22; --Loranthus ovatifolius Merr., PJS 3 c (1908) Bot. 133; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 107; --Type: Clemens 1195 (B, lecto), Mindanao: Lanao del Norte prov., sea coast between Iligan and Initao, Sep/Oct-1907. BOHOL (Bilar), MINDANAO: Lanao del Norte. 0-610m; no hosts recorded.
  8. Decaisnina revoluta (Merr.) Barlow, Blumea 38 (1993) 92; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 303; --Amylotheca revoluta (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 302; PJS 58 (1935) 19; --Loranthus revolutus Merr., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 142; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 109; --Type: BS 4785 Ramos (US, lecto), Luzon: Zambales prov., Mt Tapulao [=High Peak], 2100m, Dec-1907. LUZON: Zambales (Mt Tapulao). Only known from the type locality at 2100m; no hosts recorded.
  9. Decaisnina sumbawensis (Tiegh.) Barlow, Blumea 38 (1993) 95; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 304, Fig. 19; --Amylotheca sumbawensis Tiegh., Bull. Soc. Bot. France 41 (1894) 265; --Type from Sumbawa. --Amylotheca boholensis (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 300; PJS 58 (1935) 12; --Loranthus boholensis Merr., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 141; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 103; --Type: BS 1277 RC McGregor (NY, lecto; P, US, isolecto), Bohol: Jul-1906. --Amylotheca formicaria (Elmer) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 300; PJS 58 (1935) 16; --Loranthus formicarium Elmer, LPB 3 (1911) 1069; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 104; --Type: Elmer 11304 (L, lecto; BO, MO, NY 2 sheets, US, isolecto), Mindanao: Davao, Mt Apo, Todaya, Aug-1909. --Amylotheca agusanensis (Elmer) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 300; --Loranthus agusanensis Elmer, LPB 6 (1913) 1962; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 102; --Type: Elmer 13405 (L, lecto; MO, NY, US, isolecto), Mindanao: Agusan del Norte prov., Mt. Urdaneta, Jul-1912. --Loranthus terminaliflorus Elmer, LPB 6 (1913) 1970; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 110; --Type: Elmer 14156 (L, lecto), Mindanao: Agusan del Norte prov., Mt Urdaneta, Oct-1912. Lesser Sunda Isls, Philippines, Sulawesi, W New Guinea. LUZON to MINDANAO. Humid forests and agricultural lands. Hosts recorded: Citrus, Coffea, Ficus, and Nothofagus. Photos
  10. Decaisnina viridis (Merr.) Barlow, Blumea 38 (1993) 99; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 306; --Amylotheca viridis (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 303; PJS 58 (1935) 27; --Loranthus viridis Merr., PJS 1 (1906) Suppl. 189; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 111; --Type: FB 816 Borden, Luzon: Bataan prov., Mt Mariveles. --Amylotheca pentagona (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 302; PJS 58 (1935) 29; --Loranthus pentagonus Merr., PJS 7 c (1912) Bot. 80; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 108. --Loranthus pachycladus Merr., PJS 13 c (1918) Bot. 99; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 107. LUZON. Gallery forests, 0-1650m; no hosts recorded.

Dendrophthoe Mart.

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  1. Dendrophthoe clementis (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 307; PJS 58 (1935) 112; --Barlow, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 310; --Loranthus clementis Merr., PJS 1 (1906) Suppl. 185; --PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 140; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 103; --Type: Clemens s.n., Mindanao: Lanao del Sur prov., Lake Lanao. --Loranthus loheri Merr., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 140; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 106. Borneo, Philippines. 0-1500m; no hosts recorded. Photos 
  2. Dendrophthoe hallieri (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 309; --Barlow, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 313; --Loranthus hallieri Merr., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 140; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 105; --Type: Hallier 628, Mindanao: Zamboanga. Philippines. Low elevation; no hosts recorded.
  3. Dendrophthoe longituba (Elmer) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 310; PJS 58 (1935) 114; --Barlow, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 316, Fig. 20; --Loranthus longitubus Elmer, LPB 6 (1913) 1961; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 106; --Type: Elmer 14043, Mindanao: Agusan del Norte prov., Mt Urdaneta. Borneo, Philippines. MINDANAO. Mostly 0-900m, rarely to 1850m; hosts recorded: Citrus, Dipterocarpus, Hevea, Sandoricum, and Vitex.
  4. Dendrophthoe mearnsii (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 310; PJS 58 (1935) 110; --Barlow, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 317; --Loranthus mearnsii Merr., PJS 2 c (1907) Bot. 271; --PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 136; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 106; --Type: Merrill 5733, Mindoro: Mindoro Oriental prov., Mt Halcon. MINDORO: Mindoro Oriental (Mt Halcon). 1800m; no hosts recorded.
  5. Dendrophthoe pauciflora Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 11 (1931) 417; PJS 58 (1935) xx; --Barlow, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 318; --Type from Sulawesi. --Dendrophthoe mirifica Danser, PJS 58 (1935) 115; --Type: BS 16160 Reillo, Basilan. SW Philippines, Sulawesi, Moluccas (Halmahera; Ambon). 0-200m. Only recorded host: Sesbania.
  6. Dendrophthoe pentandra (L.) Miq., Fl. Ind. Bat. 1, 1 (1856) 818; --Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 11 (1931) 417; PJS 58 (1935) 108; --Barlow, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 318, Fig. 2, 21, 22c; --Loranthus pentandrus L., Mant. 1 (1767) 63; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 108. E India eastwards throughout Indochina, Sumatra, Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore, Java, Lesser Sunda Isls (Bali, Sumba, Flores), Borneo, Philippines (rare). LUZON, PALAWAN. Predominantly in humid forests but also in open forests and plantations, lowlands up to 500m, less frequently to 1650m; recorded hosts many. Photos

Dicymanthes Danser = Amyema

Elytranthe Blume = Macrosolen (for Philippines species)

Helixanthera Lour.

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  1. Helixanthera coccinea (Jack) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 317; --Barlow, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 330; --Loranthus coccinea Jack, Mal. Misc. 1 (1820) 8; --Type from Singapore. Andaman Isls, Myanmar to Vietnam, Sumatra, Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore, Borneo, W-C Philippines. PALAWAN. Lowlands, 0-500m. Recorded host: Dalbergia. Photos
  2. Helixanthera ligustrina (Wall.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 317; --Barlow, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 333; --Type from Nepal. --Helixanthera tenuis (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 318; PJS 58 (1935) 106; --Loranthus tenuis Merr., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 136; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 110; --Type: FB 6287 Curran (NY, lecto), Luzon: Bataan prov., Lamao Forest Reserve; Herb. Ateneo de Manila 217 (syntype), Luzon: Rizal prov. Himalayas to S China and Vietnam, N Philippines. LUZON. 200-2400m. Recorded host: Diospyros. Photos
  3. Helixanthera parasitica Lour., Fl. Cochinch. (1790) 142, non Loranthus parasiticus (L.) Merr.; --Danser, PJS 58 (1935) 101; --Barlow, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 334, Fig. 26a-c, 27. Himalayas to S China and Vietnam, Sumatra, Peninsular Malaysia, Java, Borneo, Philippines. Humid and open forests, also cultivated lands, 0-2000m. Recorded hosts: Aglaia, Castanopsis, Casuarina, Decaspermum, Fagraea, Ficus, Hevea, Hopea, Lithocarpus, Quercus, and Saurauia. Photos
  4. Helixanthera sessiliflora (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 318; PJS 58 (1935) 104; --Barlow, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 337; --Loranthus sessiliflorus Merr., PJS 1 (1906) Suppl. 188; --PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 133; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 110; --Type: Whitford 1171 (US, lecto), Luzon: Bataan prov., Mt Mariveles; Elmer 6057 (syntype), Luzon: Benguet prov., Baguio; --Merrill 4041 (syntype), Mindoro: Mindoro Oriental prov., Baco River; --RC McGregor 125 (syntype), Mindoro: Mindoro Oriental prov., Baco River. Philippines. 0-1600m. Only recorded host: Citrus. Photos

Lepeostegeres Blume

Edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 17 June 2016

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  1. Lepeostegeres acutibracteus Danser, Blumea 2 (1936) 57; --Barlow, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 341, Fig. 29c-e; --Type: BS 41187 Ramos, Busuanga. PALAWAN. 0-660m; no hosts recorded.
  2. Lepeostegeres cebuensis Barcelona, Nickrent & Pelser, Phytotaxa 266 (2016) 48; --Type: Barcelona 4175 with P.B. Pelser & P. Villarta (PNH, holo; CAHUP, CHR, K, L, PUH, US, iso), Cebu: Alcoy Municipality, Barangay Nug-as, 17-Dec-2015. Endemic to Philippines. CEBU. Conservation status: DD (Pelser et al. 2016). Photos
  3. Lepeostegeres congestiflorus (Merr.) Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 101; PJS 58 (1935) 31; --Barlow, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 345; --Loranthus congestiflorus Merr., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 147; --Type: FB 5037 Curran (lecto), Luzon: Benguet prov.: Mt Tonglon (=Sto Tomas). Philippines. (1650) 2000-2800m. No hosts recorded. Photos

Lepidaria Tiegh.

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  1. Lepidaria quadriflora Tiegh., Bull. Soc. Bot. France 42 (1895) 441; --Danser, Blumea 2 (1936) 37; --Barlow, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 352; --Type: Cuming 1971, Philippines: ‘Manille’. --Lepidaria williamsii (Merr.) Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 101; --Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 322; PJS 58 (1935) 57; --Lepidella williamsii (Merr.) Danser, Blumea 2 (1936) 37; --Loranthus williamsii Merr., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 148; --Type: RS Williams 973, Luzon: Benguet prov., Baguio. N LUZON. 1300m. Recorded hosts: “Ficus and other trees” (Merrill 1923). Photos
  2. Lepidaria tetrantha (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 322; PJS 58 (1935) 58; Blumea 2 (1936) 394; --Barlow, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 353, --Lepeostegeres tetranthus (Merr.) Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 101; --Loranthus tetranthus Merr., PJS 7 c (1912) Bot. 79; --Type: Vanoverbergh 1294 (US, lecto), Luzon: Mountain Province, Malawey. LUZON. Highlands. No hosts recorded.

Macrosolen (Blume) Blume

Edited by Dan Nickrent 25 January 2016

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  1. Macrosolen acunae (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. ser. 3, 10 (1929) 343; PJS 58 (1935) 49; --Barlow, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 362, Fig. 38a; --Elytranthe acunae Merr., PJS 13 c (1918) Bot. 279; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 100; --Type: FB 23386 Acuña (US, lecto), Mindanao: Lanao Peninsular Malaysia, N Borneo, S Philippines. MINDANAO: Lanao. 
  2. Macrosolen cochinchinensis (Lour.) Tiegh., in Bull. Soc. Bot. France 41 (1894) 122, in obs.; --Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 11 (1931) 279; 16 (1938) 5; PJS 58 (1935) 43; --Barlow, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 366, Fig. 35; --Elytranthe cochinchinensis G.Don, Gen. Syst. 3 (1834) 425; --Loranthus cochinchinensis Lour., Fl. Cochin. (1790) 195; --Type not located. --Elytranthe elmeri (Merr.) Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 101; --Loranthus elmeri Merr., PJS 9 c (1914) Bot. 285. Himalayas eastward to S China and Indochina, across Malesia from Peninsular Malaysia to West New Guinea (Bird’s Head Peninsula). Humid and open forests and disturbed sites. Very common in the lowlands but occasionally reaching 2270m. Recorded host many. Photos
  3. Macrosolen curtiflorus (Elmer) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 344; PJS 58 (1935) 46; --Barlow, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 367; --Loranthus curtiflorus Elmer, LPB 6 (1913) 1964; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 104; --Type: Elmer 14089, Mindanao: Agusan del Norte prov., Cabadbaran. MINDANAO: Agusan del Norte (Mt Hilong-hilong). 1800m. Known only from the type collection.
  4. Macrosolen dianthus (King) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 344; --Barlow, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 367; --Loranthus dianthus King, J. As. Res. Soc. Beng. 56, 2 (1887) 96; --Type from Peninsular Malaysia. --Macrosolen subsessilis (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. ser. 3, 10 (1929) 345; PJS 58 (1935) 55; --Loranthus subsessilis Merr., PJS 7 c (1912) Bot. 263; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 110; --Type: Merrill 8315 (lecto), Mindanao: Zamboanga, Sax River. Peninsular Malaysia, S Philippines. MINDANAO. 100-600m. No hosts recorded.
  5. Macrosolen geminatus (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. ser. 3, 10 (1929) 344; PJS 58 (1935) 52; --Barlow, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 370, Fig. 37c, d; --Loranthus geminatus Merr., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 146; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 104; --Type: Merrill 5444 (US, lecto; NY, isolecto), Mindanao. --Macrosolen angulatus (Elmer) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 343; PJS 58 (1935) 54; --Loranthus angulatus Elmer, LPB 3 (1911) 1074; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 102; --Type: Elmer 10804 (NY, lecto; US, isolecto), Sibuyan: Mt Giting-giting. --Macrosolen macgregorii (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 345; PJS 58 (1935) 51; --Loranthus macgregorii Merr., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 146; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 106; --Type: BS 1266 RC McGregor (NY, lecto; US, isolecto), Bohol. --Macrosolen worcesteri (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 346; PJS 58 (1935) 53; --Loranthus worcesteri Merr., PJS 9 c (1914) Bot. 284; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 111; --Type: BS 15673 E Fenix (US, iso fragment), Mindanao. S Philippines, Sulawesi, New Guinea. Mostly closed humid forests, 0-2300m. Recorded hosts: Alstonia, Castanopsis, Grewia, Nothofagus, Opocunonia, Pittosporum. Photos
  6. Macrosolen melintangensis (Korth.) Miq., Fl. Ind. Bat. 1, 1 (1856) 830; --Barlow, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 372, Fig. 36b, c; --Loranthus melintangensis Korth., Verh. Bat. Genootsch. 17 (1839) 281; --Macrosolen bellus Danser, PJS 58 (1935) 48, Pl. 1, Fig. 3 & 4 (see Barlow 1995 Blumea 40: 27); --Macrosolen demesae (Merr.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 344 (see Barlow 1995 Blumea 40: 27); --Type from Sumatra. Thailand, Indochina, Sumatra, Peninsular Malaysia, Java, Borneo, Philippines.
  7. Macrosolen surigaoensis (Elmer) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 345; PJS 58 (1935) 45; --Barlow, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 377; --Loranthus surigaoensis Elmer, LPB 6 (1913) 1966; --Type: Elmer 14098, Mindanao: Agusan del Norte prov., Mt Urdaneta. MINDANAO: Agusan del Norte. 1875m. No host recorded. Known only from the type collection.

 Phrygilanthus Eichler = Cecarria for Philippine species

Scurrula L.

Edited by Dan Nickrent 5 June 2012

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  1. Scurrula atropurpurea (Blume) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 349; --Barlow, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 383, Fig. 41; --Loranthus atropurpureus Blume, Verh. Bat. Genootsch. 9 (1823) 186; --Type from Java. --Scurrula philippinensis (Cham. & Schltdl.) G.Don, Gen. Hist. 3 (1834) 422; --Danser, PJS 58 (1935) 121; --Loranthus philippensis Cham. & Schltdl., Linnaea 3 (1828) 204; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 108; --Type: Chamisso s.n., Philippines. Thailand to Vietnam, Java, Lesser Sunda Isls (Bali, Sumbawa), Philippines, Moluccas. Mostly 0-600m, less frequently to 2300m. Recorded hosts: Acacia, Averrhoa, Grewia, Myristica, Pterocarpus, and Terminalia. Photos
  2. Scurrula ferruginea (Jack) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 350; PJS 58 (1935) 123; --Barlow, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 385; --Loranthus ferrugineus Jack, Mal. Misc. 1 (1820) 279; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 104; --Type from Sumatra (lost?). India to S China and Vietnam, W Malesia, extending eastwards as far as Flores, Palawan and Sulawesi. Primary forests and disturbed sites, mostly 0-1000 m. Recorded hosts: Coffea, Melastoma, Pithecellobium, and Saurauia. Possibly hybridizes with other Scurrula species. Photos 
  3. Scurrula parasitica L., Sp. Pl. (1753) 110; --Danser, PJS 58 (1935) 118; --Barlow, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 387; --Loranthus parasiticus (L.) Merr., PJS 15 (1919) 232; --EPFP 2 (1923) 108. --Loranthus confusus Merr., PJS 7 c (1912) Bot. 261; --EPFP 2 (1923) 103. --Loranthus similis Merr. --PJS 7 c (1912) Bot. 262; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 110. --Loranthus sphenoideus Blume, Fl. Jav. Loranth. (1828) 23, t.4; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 110. India eastwards to China and Vietnam, W Malesia, extending eastwards as far as the Philippines, Moluccas, Timor. Common in a range of primary forests and disturbed sites, mostly from 0-1800m, less frequently to 2250m. Recorded hosts: Annona, Dalbergia, Dendrophthoe, Glochidion, Manglietai, Melastoma, Moringa, Nerium, Schima, and Xylocarpus. Photos

Taxillus Tiegh.

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  1. Taxillus chinensis (DC.) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 16 (1938) 40; --Barlow, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 392, Fig. 43; --Loranthus chinensis DC., Mém. Loranth. (1830) 28; --Type from China. --Taxillus estipitatus (Stapf) Danser, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1929) 355; ibid. 11 (1931) 445; PJS 58 (1935) 125; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 108, under synonymy of Loranthus parasiticus (L.) Merr.; --Loranthus estipitatus Stapf, Trans. Linn. Soc. London, Bot. 4 (1894) 221. Myanmar to China, Vietnam, Peninsular Malaysia, Borneo, N Philippines. Mesic and open forests, 0-2700m but mostly at 600-1650m. Recorded hosts: Acacia, Casuarina, Ficus, Litsea, Melastoma, and Scleropyrum. Photos

Thaumasianthes Danser

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  1. Thaumasianthes amplifolia (Merr.) Danser, Rec. Trav. Bot. Néerl. 30 (1933) 465; PJS 58 (1935) 39; --Barlow, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 13 (1997) 394, Fig. 44b-d; --Lepeostegeres amplifolius (Merr.) Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 101; --Loranthus amplifolius Merr., PJS 13 c (1918) Bot. 277; --Type: BS 17448 Ramos, Samar: Catbalogan, damp forests at low elevation, 22-Apr-1914. --Thaumasianthes ov(at)ibracteus (Merr.) Danser, Rec. Trav. Bot. Néerl. 30 (1933) 466; PJS 58 (1935) 40; --Lepeostegeres ova(ti)bracteus (Merr.) Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 101; --Loranthus ovatibracteus Merr., PJS 13 c (1918) Bot. 278; --Type: BS 24135 Ramos, Samar: Caminiwan on the Catubig River, low elevation, 8-Feb-1916. LEYTE, SAMAR (Catbalogan; Caminiwan on the Catubig River). Lowlands, ecology otherwise unknown. Originally presumed extinct but collections from the 1990s have been made (more information to follow!). Conservation status: Critically Endangered (DAO 2017-11).
 

Literature

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Barlow, BA. 1991. Conspectus of the genera Scurrula L. and Taxillus Teighem (Loranthaceae) in the Malesian region. Blumea 36: 63-85


Barlow, BA. 1993. Conspectus of the genera Amylotheca, Cyne, Decaisnina, Lampas, Lepeostegeres, and Loxanthera. Blumea 38: 70-101


Barlow, BA. 1995. New and noteworthy Malesian species of Loranthaceae. Blumea 40: 15-31


Barlow, BA. 1997. Loranthaceae. Flora Malesiana ser. 1, 13: 209-401

Barlow, BA & D Wiens. 1973. The classification of the generic segregates of Phrygilanthus (= Notanthera) of the Loranthaceae. Brittonia 25: 26-39.

Danser, BH. 1931. The Loranthaceae of the Netherlands Indies. Bulletin du Jardin Botanique du Buitenzorg ser. 3, 11: 233-519.

Danser, BH. 1933. Thaumasianthes eine neue Loranthaceengattung aus den Philippinen. Recueil des Travaux Botaniques Néerlandais 30: 464-474

Danser, BH. 1935. A revision of the Philippine Loranthaceae. Philippine Journal of Science 58: 1-151. (Treats both Loranthaceae and Viscaceae)

Danser, BH. 1936. Miscellaneous notes on Loranthaceae 9-15. Blumea 2: 34-59


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

Merrill, ED. 1909. A revision of Philippine Loranthaceae. Philippine Journal of Science 4: 129-153

Pelser, PB & JF Barcelona. 2013. Discovery through photography: Amyema nickrentii, a new species of Loranthaceae from Aurora Province, Philippines. Phytotaxa 125: 47-52.

Pelser, PB, DL Nickrent, ART Reintar & JF Barcelona. 2016. Lepeostegeres cebuensis (Loranthaceae), a new mistletoe species from Cebu, Philippines. Phytotaxa 266: 48-52.

Acknowledgements                       

Meljan Demetillo, Ulysses Ferreras, and Alvin Goloran kindly provided some photographs for this webpage.

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