Dichapetalaceae

Dichapetalum Thouars

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 22 May 2018
  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. Native.
    • ssp. pilosum Leenh., Fl. Males. ser. 1, 5 (1957) 312. = Dichapetalum holopetalum Merr., PJS 17 (1920) 271; EPFP 2 (1923) 388. = Dichapetalum euphlebium Merr., PJS 20 (1922) 394; EPFP 2 (1923) 388. Distribution: Borneo, Malay Peninsula, Philippines. MINDANAO: Lanao del Sur, Zamboanga. Notes: Low elevation thickets and forest up to 670m.
    • ssp. tuberculatum Leenh., Reinwardtia 4 (1956) 82; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 5 (1957) 311. = Dichapetalum monospermum Merr., Govt. Lab. Publ. (Philipp.) 35 (1906) 34; EPFP 2 (1923) 388. Distribution: Borneo, Malay Peninsula, Philippines, Sumatra, Thailand, Vietnam. MINDORO, PALAWAN, SIBUYAN. Notes: Low elevation forests.
  2. Dichapetalum platyphyllum Merr., PJS 30 (1926) 270; Leenh., Fl. Males. ser. 1, 5 (1957) 310. Distribution: Moluccas, Nicobar Isls, Philippines. LEYTE, SULU. Notes: Damp forests at low elevation. Fl. Jul-Aug. Native.
  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. Distribution: Malay Peninsula, New Guinea, Philippines, Solomon Isls. Notes: Peninsular Malaysia to New Guinea (unrecorded from Sumatra); widespread in the Philippines in most islands and provinces. Native.
  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. Distribution: Endemic to the Philippines. BOHOL, BUCAS GRANDE, CAMIGUIN, LEYTE, LUZON: Bataan, Bulacan, Zambales, MINDANAO: Zamboanga. Notes: Forests and brushwoods, up to 1000m. Fl. Mar-Aug; fr. Oct-Jan. Native.

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