Gnetaceae

Gnetum L.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 4 November 2017
  1. Gnetum arboreum Foxw., PJS 6 c (1911) Bot. 174; Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 7; Markgraf, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 4 (1951) 343. Distribution: Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON. Native.
  2. Gnetum gnemon L., Mant. 1 (1867) 125; Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 7; Markgraf, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 4 (1951) 340. Native.
    • var. gnemon. Notes: Fiji and Solomon Isls to Malesia, from Sumba and Sulawesi through the Philippines to New Guinea, the Malay Peninsula, and possibly elsewhere, often planted and frequently naturalized in secondary forests, even in W Malesia.
  3. Gnetum gnemonoides Brongn. in Duperry, Voy. Bot. (1829) 12; Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 7; Markgraf, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1930) 480; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 4 (1951) 344. Distribution: Bismarck Arch, Borneo, Java Sea, Malay Peninsula, Moluccas, New Guinea, Philippines, Sulawesi. Native.
  4. Gnetum latifolium Blume, Tijd. Nat. Geschied. & Phys. 1 (1834) 160; Markgraf, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1930) 458; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 4 (1951) 342. = Gnetum indicum (Lour.) Merr., Interp. Herb. Amboin. (1917) 77; EPFP 1 (1922) 7, pro parte. Native.
    • var. latifolium.
      • forma latifolium. Distribution: New Guinea, Philippines.
    • var. longipes Markgraf, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1930) 459; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 4 (1951) 342.
      • forma longipes. Distribution: Indochina, New Guinea, Philippines. LUZON.
    • var. laxifrutescens (Elmer) Markgraf, Bot. Jahrb. 60 (1925) 148; Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1930) 463; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 4 (1951) 342; ≑ Gnetum laxifrutescens Elmer, LPB 4 (1912) 1478. Distribution: Moluccas, Philippines.
    • var. minus (Foxw.) Markgraf, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 10 (1930) 463; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 4 (1951) 343; ≑ Gnetum minus Foxw., PJS 6 c (1911) Bot. 176; Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 8. Distribution: Borneo, Indochina, Philippines, Sulawesi.

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