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Monimiaceae

Kibara Endl.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 17 August 2017

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  1. Kibara coriacea (Blume) Hook.f. & Thomson, Fl. Ind. 1 (1855) 166; --Philipson, Blumea 30 (1985) 406; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 10 (1986) 298; --Brongniartia coriacea Blume, Bijdr. Fl. Ned. Ind. 9 (1825) 435. --Kibara clemensiae Perkins in Engl., Bot. Jahrb. 45 (1911) 423; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 184. --Kibara cuspidata Blume, Ann. Mus. Bot. Lugd.-Bat. 2 (1852) 89; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 185. --Kibara grandifolia Merr., Govt. Lab. Publ. (Philipp.) 29 (1905) 15; EPFP 2 (1923) 185. --Kibara merrilliana Perkins in Engl., Bot. Jahrb. 45 (1911) 424; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 185. --Kibara stapfiana Perkins in Engl., Bot. Jahrb. 45 (1911) 424; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 185. --Kibara vidalii Perkins in Engl., Bot. Jahrb. 45 (1911) 423; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 185. --Matthaea ellipsoidea Merr. ex Perkins in Engl., Bot. Jahrb. 45 (1911) 423; Pflanzenreich 49 (1911) 19; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 186. Throughout Malesia. LUZON: Benguet, Cagayan, Pangasinan, Nueva Ecija, Tayabas, Bataan, Bulacan, Rizal, Laguna, Camarines, Albay, Sorsogon, MINDORO, CATANDUANES, NEGROS, MINDANAO: Zamboanga, Lanao, Cotabato, Bukidnon. Lowland to lower montane forests, up to 1600m. Photos
  2. Kibara obtusa Blume, Ann. Mus. Bot. Lugd.-Bat. 2 (1852) 89; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 185. N Borneo, Philippines, Sulawesi, New Guinea (Irian Jaya). LUZON: Benguet. Thickets about limestone boulders and ledges, c. 1200m.

Insufficiently known:

  1. Kibara elmeri Perkins in Engl., Bot. Jahrb. 45 (1911) 424; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 185. LUZON: Benguet. Thickets or forests at medium elevation. Very close to Kibara cuspidata Blume (= Kibara coriacea (Blume) Tul).

Matthaea Blume

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  1. Matthaea chartacea Merr., Govt. Lab. Publ. (Philipp.) 35 (1906) 14; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 186; --Philipson, Blumea 28 (1982) 80; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 10 (1986) 323. --Matthaea williamsii Perkins in Engl., Bot. Jahrb. 45 (1911) 422; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 186. Moluccas, Philippines. LUZON: Quezon, Laguna, MINDORO, LEYTE, MINDANAO: Zamboanga. Forests and secondary forests at low and medium elevation to 1000m.
  2. Matthaea heterophylla Quisumb. & Merr., PJS 37 (1928) 145; --Philipson, Blumea 28 (1982) 82; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 10 (1986) 324. LUZON: Cagayan, Isabela. Forests at low and medium elevation, ascending to 1300m. Photos
  3. Matthaea intermedia Merr., PJS 13 c (1918) Bot. 11; EPFP 2 (1923) 186; --Philipson, Blumea 28 (1982) 82; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 10 (1986) 324. LUZON: Quezon (Mt Binuang). Forests, c. 1000m.
  4. Matthaea pubescens Merr. ex Perkins in Engl., Bot. Jahrb. 45 (1911) 422; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 186; --Philipson, Blumea 28 (1982) 80; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 10 (1986) 323. MINDANAO: Bukidnon, Davao, Agusan, Surigao. Dense, often mossy forests, 300-1700m. Photos
  5. Matthaea sancta Blume, Ann. Mus. Bot. Lugd.-Bat. 2 (1852) 89; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 186; --Philipson, Blumea 28 (1982) 82; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 10 (1986) 323. --Matthaea calophylla Perkins in Engl., Pflanzenreich 4 (1901) 52; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 185. --Matthaea sancta var. mindanaoensis Perkins in Engl., Pflanzenreich 49 (1911) 18; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 186. --Matthaea sancta var. venulosa Perkins in Engl., Pflanzenreich 49 (1911) 19; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 186. Sumatra, Peninsular Malaysia, Borneo, Philippines, Sulawesi. LUZON: Quezon, Laguna, Batangas, CEBU, MINDANAO: Lanao. Forests, 500-900m. Photos
  6. Matthaea vidalii Perkins in Engl., Bot. Jahrb. 45 (1911) 422; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 186; --Philipson, Blumea 28 (1982) 82; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 10 (1986) 324. LUZON: Camarines, Sorsogon, PANAY. Forests at medium elevation.

Insufficiently known:

  1. Matthaea philippinensis Perkins in Engl., Bot. Jahrb. 45 (1911) 423; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 186. NEGROS, LEYTE. Forests at low and medium elevation. No specimen seen by Philipson in his Fl. Males. revision.

Literature

Philipson, WR. 1982. A synopsis of Matthaea (Monimiaceae). Blumea 28: 77-83

Philipson, WR. 1985. A synopsis of the Malesian species of Kibara (Monimiaceae). Blumea 30: 389-415

Philipson, WR. 1986. Monimiaceae. Flora Malesiana series 1, 10: 255-326


Acknowledgements

Bonifacio Pasion kindly provided photographs for this webpage.

Pelser, P.B., J.F. Barcelona & D.L. Nickrent (eds.). 2011 onwards. Co's Digital Flora of the Philippines. www.philippineplants.org

Copyright 2011, Co's Digital Flora of the Philippines

Last updated 10 November 2017