Chloranthaceae

Ascarina J.R.Forst. & G.Forst.

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  1. Ascarina philippinensis C.B.Rob., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 70; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 22; --Verdc., Fl. Males. ser. 1, 10 (1986) 139. --Ascarina reticulata Merr., PJS 12 c (1917) Bot 70; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 22. N & C Borneo, Philippines, Sulawesi, New Guinea, New Britain. LUZON: Ilocos Norte, Nueva Ecija, PANAY, MINDANAO: Bukidnon, Davao (Mt Apo). Montane forest understorey, 450-2850m. Photos

Chloranthus Sw.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 8 July 2021

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  1. Chloranthus officinalis Blume, Enum. Pl. Jav. (1827) 79; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 21; --Middleton et al., Taxon 69 (2020) 201. --Chloranthus elatior Link, Enum. Hort. Berol. Alt. 1 (1821) 140. --Chloranthus erectus (Buch.-Ham.) Wall., Numer. List 230 (1832) no. 6881, nom. illeg.; --Verdc., Kew Bull. 40 (1985) 217; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 10 (1986) 131; --Cryphaea erecta Buch.-Ham., Edinburgh J. Sci. 2 (1825) 11. Nepal, China, Andaman Isls, New Guinea, Philippines. Throughout Malesia; throughout the Philippines; low and medium elevation forests. Photos
  2. Chloranthus oldhamii Solms, Prodr. 16 (1869) 476. --Chloranthus henryi auct. non Hemsl.; --Verdc., Fl. Males. ser. 1, 10 (1986) 133. --Chloranthus philippinensis Merr., PJS 7 c (1912) Bot. 259; EPFP 2 (1923) 22. --Chloranthus verticillatus Merr., PJS 10 c (1915) Bot. 3; EPFP 2 (1923) 22. Taiwan, Philippines. LUZON: Ifugao, Cagayan. Along irrigation canals, 250-1200m, to montane forests up to c. 1900m. Photos

Sarcandra Gardn.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 22 October 2017

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  1. Sarcandra glabra (Thunb.) Nakai, Fl. Sylv. Koreana 18 (1930) 17; --Bladhia glabra Thunb., Trans. Linn. Soc. London 2 (1794) 331.

Literature

Middleton, DJ, S Lindsay & N Taylor. 2020. (2731) Proposal to reject the name Chloranthus elatior (Chloranthaceae). Taxon 69: 201-201

Verdcourt, B. 1986. Chloranthaceae. Flora Malesiana series 1, 10: 123-144

Yang, TYA,  Chiang, T-Y, Peng, C-I & T-W Hsu. 2006. Chloranthus henryi Hemsl. (Chloranthaceae), a new record to the Flora of Taiwan. Taiwania 51: 283-286

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 9 December 2021