Dichapetalaceae

Dichapetalum Thouars

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 22 May 2018

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  1. Dichapetalum gelonioides (Roxb.) Engl., in Engl. & Prantl, Nat. Pflanzenfam. 3, 4 (1896) 348; --Leenh., Fl. Males. ser. 1, 5 (1957) 310; --Moacurra gelonioides Roxb., Fl. Ind. ed. 1832 2 (1832) 69.
  2. Dichapetalum platyphyllum Merr., PJS 30 (1926) 270; --Leenh., Fl. Males. ser. 1, 5 (1957) 310. Moluccas, Nicobar Isls, Philippines. LEYTE, SULU. Damp forests at low elevation. Fl. Jul-Aug.
  3. Dichapetalum timoriense (DC.) Boerl., Handl. 1 (1890) 199; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 389; --Leenh., Fl. Males. ser. 1, 5 (1957) 307; --Chailletia timoriensis DC., Prodr. 2 (1825) 57. --Dichapetalum luzoniense Merr. & Rolfe, PJS 3 c (1908) Bot. 106; EPFP 2 (1923) 388. --Dichapetalum submaritimum Elmer, LPB 4 (1912) 1493; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 389. --Dichapetalum robinsonii Merr., PJS 7 c (1912) Bot. 280; EPFP 2 (1923) 388. --Dichapetalum sericeum Merr., Sp. Blancoanae (1918) 215; EPFP 2 (1923) 388. --Dichapetalum nitidum Merr., PJS 17 (1920) 270; EPFP 2 (1923) 388. Peninsular Malaysia, New Guinea, Solomon Isls, Philippines. Peninsular Malaysia to New Guinea (unrecorded from Sumatra); widespread in the Philippines in most islands and provinces. Photos
  4. Dichapetalum tricapsulare (Blanco) Merr., Govt. Lab. Publ. (Philipp.) 35 (1906) 35; EPFP 2 (1923) 389; --Leenh., Fl. Males. ser. 1, 5 (1957) 312; --Riana tricapsularis Blanco, Fl. Filip. (1837) 850. --Dichapetalum glabrum Elmer, LPB 2 (1908) 483; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 388. --Dichapetalum ciliatum Merr., PJS 7 c (1912) Bot. 279; EPFP 2 (1923) 387. --Dichapetalum oblongifolium Merr., PJS 17 (1920) 271; EPFP 2 (1923) 388. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Zambales, Bataan, Bulacan, BOHOL, LEYTE, CAMIGUIN, MINDANAO: Zamboanga, BUCAS GRANDE. Forests and brushwoods, up to 1000m. Fl. Mar-Aug; fr. Oct-Jan. Photos

Literature

Leenhouts, PW.  1957. Dichapetalaceae. Flora Malesiana series 1, 5: 305-316

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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