Hanguana Blume

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 6 October 2018

  1. Hanguana anthelminthica (Blume) Masam., Enum. Phanerog. Born. (1942) 81; --Type: from Java. --Hanguana malayana auct. non (Jack) Merr., PJS 10 c (1915) Bot. 3; EPFP 1 (1922) 191; --Backer, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 4 (1951) 248. Australia, Borneo, Java, Micronesia, New Guinea, Palau, Peninsular Malaysia, Solomon Isls, Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Sumatra, Thailand, Vietnam, Philippines. MINDORO, PALAWAN, MINDANAO: Lanao del Sur, Agusan del Sur (Agusan Marsh), Surigao. Lowlands up to 900m, in freshwater swamp, peat swamp, along lakeshores and rivers, in sluggish water, thickets behind mangroves. Photos

Possibly present:

  1. Hanguana neglecta Škornick. & Niissalo, Phytotaxa 188 (2014) 15; --Type: from Singapore. Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore, ?Philippines. ?PALAWAN. Photos from Palawan possibly represent this species in the Philippines. Photos


Abu Bakar, MF Bin, AS Othman & PC Boyce. 2012. Studies on Hanguana (Commelinales: Hanguanaceae) for Sunda IV: Hanguana major clari?ed, a new species from Sarawak, Malaysian Borneo, and description of male reproductive organs in H. bakoensis. Kew Bulletin 67: 1-7.

Backer, CA. 1951. Flagellariaceae. Flora Malesiana series 1, 4: 248-250

Leong-Škornicková, J & MA Niissalo. 2017. Identity and typification of Hanguana malayana and H. anthelminthica and notes on other early names in Hanguanaceae. Plant Systematics and Evolution 303: 1213-1223

Niissalo MA, LS Wijedasa, PC Boyce & J Leong-Škornicková. 2014. Hanguana neglecta (Hanguanaceae): a new plant species from a heavily collected and visited reserve in Singapore. Phytotaxa 188: 14-20.

Rahman, SNBTA, AS Othman, MF Bin Abu Bakar, PC Boyce. 2010. Studies on Hanguana (Commelinales, Hanguanaceae) for Sunda II: Five new forest species from Peninsular Malaysia and recircumscription of Hanguana malayana. Willdenowia 40: 205-219

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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