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Opiliaceae

Edited by Dan Nickrent

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Cansjera Juss.

Photos
  1. Cansjera rheedei Gmel., Syst. 1 (1791) 280; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 115; --Hiepko, Fl. Males. ser. 1,10 (1984) 50. Nepal, India and Sri Lanka to S China, Sumatra (E coast, Palembang), Peninsular Malaysia, Borneo (NW Kalimantan, Sarawak, Sabah), Philippines. MINDORO, CEBU, SIBUTU, BASILAN. Thickets, especially near the seashore. Photos

Champereia Griff.

Edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 1 November 2016

Photos
  1. Champereia manillana (Blume) Merr., PJS 7 c (1912) Bot. 233; --Merr., Fl. Manila (1912) 185; EPFP 2 (1923) 116; --Hiepko, Fl. Males. ser. 1,10 (1984) 35; --Cansjera manillana Blume, Ann. Mus. Bot. Lugd.-Bat. 1 (1851) 246.

Melientha Pierre

No Photos
  1. Melientha suavis Pierre, Bull. Soc. Linn. Paris 1 (1888) 763; --Hiepko, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 10 (1984) 35.

Opilia Roxb.

Photos
  1. Opilia amentacea Roxb., Pl. Coromandel. 2 (1798) 31; --Merr., Fl. Manila (1912) 184; EPFP 2 (1923) 115; --Hiepko, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 10 (1984) 47. Tropical Africa, India and Sri Lanka through Myanmar, Thailand, Indochina, across Malesia to the Solomon Isls and N Australia. LUZON: Mountain Province, Pangasinan, Bataan, Rizal, Camarines, POLILLO, CULION, PALAWAN. Dry thickets and open forests at low and medium elevation, often near the sea. Fl. & fr. throughout the year. Photos

Acknowlegements

Michael Calaramo contributed some of the photos on this webpage.

Literature

Hiepko, P. 1979. A revision of Opiliaceae I. Genera of the eastern Old World, excluding Opilia. Willdenowia 9: 13-56.

Hiepko, P. 1982. A revision of Opiliaceae II. Opilia Roxb. Willdenowia 12(2): 161-182.

Hiepko, P. 1984. Opiliaceae. Flora Malesiana series 1, 10: 31-52

Langenberger, G. 2002. Note on the occurrence of Melientha suavis subsp. suavis (Opiliaceae) in the Philippines. Flora Malesiana Bulletin 13: 60

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 13 November 2017