Casuarinaceae

Casuarina L.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 11 November 2016
  1. Casuarina equisetifolia L., Amoen. Acad. 4 (1759) 143; Merr., Fl. Manila (1912) 169; EPFP 2 (1923) 1. Distribution: Andaman Isls, Australia, Bangladesh, Borneo, Cambodia, India, Java, Lesser Sunda Isls, Malay Peninsula, Myanmar, New Caledonia, New Guinea, Nicobar Isls, Pacific Ocean, Philippines, Solomon Isls, Sulawesi, Sumatra, Thailand, Vietnam. Notes: Also referred to as Casuarina litorea L. Pantropic in cultivation. Native.
    • ssp. equisetifolia. Notes: Throughout the Philippines along sandy seashores, extending inland in open sandy valleys along streams, sometimes ascending to 800m. Usually gregarious.

Ceuthostoma L.A.S.Johnson

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 18 August 2017
  1. Ceuthostoma palawanense L.A.S.Johnson, Telopea 3 (1988) 137; Type: Merrill 785 (A, holo), Palawan: Ewiig (Iwahig) River. Distribution: Endemic to the Philippines. PALAWAN. Conservation status: Critically Endangered (DAO 2017-11). Native.
  2. Ceuthostoma terminale L.A.S.Johnson, Telopea 3, 2 (1988) 135. Distribution: Borneo, Moluccas, New Guinea, Philippines. PALAWAN. Notes: Primary and secondary forest on ultramafic soils, 100-1500m. Conservation status: Critically Endangered (DAO 2017-11). Native.

Gymnostoma L.A.S.Johnson

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 12 May 2020
  1. Gymnostoma nobile (Whitmore) L.A.S.Johnson, J. Adelaide Bot. Gard. 6 (1982) 84; ≡ Casuarina nobilis Whitmore, Trop. Rain Forests of the Far East (1975) 134. Distribution: Borneo, Philippines. PALAWAN. Notes: Ultramafic sites, to 1000m. Conservation status: Vulnerable (DAO 2017-11). Native.
  2. Gymnostoma rumphianum (Jungh. ex Vriese) L.A.S.Johnson, J. Adelaide Bot. Gard. 6 (1982) 85; ≡ Casuarina rumphiana Miq., Flora 48 (1865) 23; Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 1. Distribution: Moluccas, New Guinea, Philippines, Sulawesi. LUZON, MINDANAO, PALAWAN. Notes: N Luzon to Palawan and Mindanao. In montane forests, often gregarious, 100-1000m. Conservation status: Other Threatened Species (DAO 2017-11). Native.
  3. Gymnostoma sumatranum (Jungh. ex de Vriese) L.A.S.Johnson, J. Adelaide Bot. Gard. 6 (1982) 86; ≡ Casuarina sumatrana Jungh. ex de Vriese in Hoev. & Vriese, Tijdschr. 11 (1844) 115; Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 1. Distribution: Borneo, Java, Myanmar to Sumatra, New Guinea, Philippines, Sulawesi. BOHOL, LEYTE, LUZON: Sorsogon, MINDANAO, PALAWAN. Notes: In forests behind mangrove swamps. Native.

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