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Olacaceae

Edited by Dan Nickrent

Family considered in the strict sense.  See also Aptandraceae, Erythropalaceae, Strombosiaceae and Ximeniaceae.

Olax L.

Photos

Photos
on Parasitic Plant Connection
  1. Olax imbricata Roxb., Fl. Ind. 1 (1820) 169; Hort. Beng. (1814) 5, nom. nud.; --Merr., Fl. Manila (1912) 185; EPFP 2 (1923) 117; --Sleumer, Blumea 26 (1980) 156; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 10 (1984) 8. India, Sri Lanka, Andaman Isls, Nicobar Isls, Myanmar, Thailand, Hainan, Lanyu, Sumatra, Peninsular Malaysia, Java, Madura, Borneo, Philippines, Sulawesi (incl. Kabaena & Buton Is), Lesser Sunda Isls (Flores, Sumbawa, Alor, Timor), Moluccas (Tanimbar & Kai Isls), New Guinea, Micronesia (Palau), Solomon Isls. Primary, also often on secondary forest, dry brushwood at low elevation. Photos

Literature

Nickrent, DL, V Malécot, R Vidal-Russell & JP Der. 2010. A revised classification of Santalales. Taxon 59: 538-558

Sleumer, H. 1984. Olacaceae. Flora Malesiana series 1, 10: 1-29

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

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Last updated 12 November 2017