Alternative classification: Malvaceae s.l. - subfam. Helicteroideae p.p.

Durio Adans.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 27 June 2021

  1. Durio graveolens Becc., Malesia 3 (1889) 242; --Ashton, Manual non-Dipt. Trees Sarawak 2 (1988) 63. Borneo, Peninsular Malaysia, Sumatra, Thailand, Philippines. PALAWAN. Conservation status: Endangered (DAO 2017-11).
  2. Durio macrophyllus (King) Ridl., Fl. Malay. Penin. 1 (1922) 261; --Ashton, Manual non-Dipt. Trees Sarawak 2 (1988) 75; --Durio testudinarum var. macrophyllus King, J. Asiat. Soc. Bengal, Pt. 2, Nat. Hist. 60 (1891) 53. Borneo, Peninsular Malaysia, Thailand, Philippines. PALAWAN. Low and medium elevation forests. Conservation status: Vulnerable (DAO 2017-11).
  3. Durio zibethinus L., Syst. Veg., ed. 13 (1774) 581; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 46. Borneo, Sumatra. Not native to the Philippines. MINDANAO. Cultivated for its highly prized fruit. 'Wild' Durio zibethinus is found or claimed only in Mindanao for the Philippines. Photos


DENR Administrative Order. 2017. Updated national list of threatened Philippine plants and their categories. DAO 2017-11

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Vendivil, WF & EJ Reynoso. 1983. Durio species from Palawan, Philippines. Acta Manilana Series A Nat. Appl. Sci.: 95-98.

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 27 October 2017