Hypoxidaceae

Curculigo Gaertn.

  1. Curculigo capitulata (Lour.) Kuntze, Rev. Gen. Pl. (1891) 703; Elmer, LPB 5 (1913) 1645; Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 213; Geerinck, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 11 (1993) 367; ≡ Molineria capitulata (Lour.) Herbert, Amaryll. (1837) 84; Backer & Bakh.f., Fl. Jav. 3 (1968) 209; ≡ Leucojum capitulatum Lour., Fl. Cochinch. (1790) 199. = Molineria recurvata (Dryand.) Herbert, Amaryll. (1837) 84; ≡ Curculigo recurvata Dryand. in Aiton, Hort. Kew., ed. 2, 2 (1814) 253; Naves, Novis. App. (1880) 253; Elmer, LPB 5 (1913) 1645. = Curculigo glabra Merr., PJS 2 c (1907) Bot. 267; EPFP 1 (1922) 213; Type: Merrill 5750, Mindoro. Distribution: Australia, Bangladesh, India, Java, Malay Peninsula, Moluccas, Nepal, New Guinea, Pacific Ocean, Philippines, Singapore, Solomon Isls, Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Sumatra, Taiwan, Thailand. ALABAT, BATANES, BILIRAN, LEYTE, LUZON: Benguet, Laguna, Mountain Province, Quezon, Sorsogon, MINDANAO, MINDORO, NEGROS, PANAY, POLILLO, SIARGAO. Notes: Forests and thickets, chiefly at low and medium elevation, ascending to 1800m. Native.
  2. Curculigo erecta Laut., Bot. Jahrb. 50 (1913) 304; Geerinck, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 11 (1993) 367; Type: from New Guinea. Distribution: New Guinea, Philippines, Sumatra. LUZON. Native.
  3. Curculigo latifolia Dryand. in Aiton, Hort. Kew. ed. 2, 2 (1811) 253; Geerinck, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 11 (1993) 369; ≡ Molineria latifolia (Dryand.) Herbert ex Kurz, Nat. Tijdr. Ned. Indië 27 (1864) 232; Backer & Bakh.f., Fl. Jav. 3 (1968) 209. = Curculigo agusanensis Elmer, LPB 5 (1913) 1645; Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 213; Type: Elmer 13584, Mindanao: Agusan del Norte, Mt Urdaneta. = Curculigo weberi Elmer, LPB 5 (1913) 1646; Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 214; Type: Elmer 14304, Mindanao: Agusan del Norte, Mt Urdaneta. = Curculigo brevipedunculata Elmer, LPB 5 (1913) 1647; Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 213; Type: Elmer 13164, Palawan, Mt Pulgar (Thumb Peak). Native.
    • var. latifolia. Distribution: Borneo, India, Java, Malay Peninsula, Myanmar, Philippines, Sulawesi, Sumatra, Thailand. BALABAC, LUZON: Sorsogon, MINDANAO: Agusan del Norte, Lanao del Sur, Zamboanga, PALAWAN, PANAY, SAMAR. Notes: Lowland and medium elevation forests.
  4. Curculigo orchioides Gaertn., Fruct. 1 (1788) 63; Elmer, LPB 5 (1913) 1645; Merr., Sp. Blancoanae (1918) 100; EPFP 1 (1922) 213; Geerinck, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 11 (1993) 370. = Gethyllis acaulis Blanco, Fl. Filip. (1837) 260; Fl. Filip. ed. 2 (1845) 181; Fl. Filip. ed. 3, 1 (1877) 324. Distribution: Borneo, Cambodia, India, Java, Laos, Lesser Sunda Isls, Moluccas, New Guinea, Philippines, Sulawesi, Sumatra, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam. BILIRAN, LUZON: Mountain Province, Pangasinan, Rizal, Sorsogon, MINDANAO, MINDORO, PALAWAN, PANAY, SAMAR, SEMIRARA. Notes: Low to medium elevation grasslands, particularly kogonales type. Native.

Hypoxis L.

  1. Hypoxis aurea Lour., Fl. Cochinch. (1790) 200; Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 214; Geerinck, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 11 (1993) 370; Type: from Vietnam. Distribution: Cambodia, China, India, Java, Lesser Sunda Isls, Malay Peninsula, New Guinea, Philippines, Sulawesi, Sumatra, Thailand, Vietnam. LUZON: Benguet, Mountain Province, Nueva Ecija, MINDANAO: Bukidnon, Lanao. Notes: Grassland and other sunny places, medium and higher elevation, ascending to 2300m. Native.

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