Helicteraceae

Malvaceae s.l. - Helicteroideae

Helicteres L.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 26 June 2021
  1. Helicteres angustifolia L., Sp. Pl. (1753) 963; Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 51. Distribution: Cambodia, China, Laos, Malay Peninsula, Myanmar, Philippines, Ryukyu Isls, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam. BUSUANGA, CULION, LUZON: Abra, Benguet, Cagayan, Ilocos Norte, Ilocos Sur, Isabela, Mountain Province, Nueva Ecija, Nueva Vizcaya, MINDANAO: Bukidnon, Davao, Davao del Sur, NEGROS, PANAY. Notes: Open grassy slopes, chiefly at medium elevation, occasionally at sea-level. Native.
  2. Helicteres hirsuta Lour., Fl. Cochinch. (1790) 530; Merr., Fl. Manila (1912) 329; EPFP 3 (1923) 51. Distribution: Andaman Isls, Bangladesh, Cambodia, China, India, Laos, Malay Peninsula, Myanmar, Philippines, Thailand, Vietnam. CALAMIANES, CULION, LUZON: Bataan, Benguet, Bulacan, Ilocos Norte, La Union, Laguna, NCR, Pampanga, Pangasinan, Rizal, Zambales, MINDORO, PALAWAN. Notes: Common in thickets, deserted clearings and secondary forests at low and medium elevation. Native.

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