Icacinaceae

Apodytes E.Mey. ex Arn.

Edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 26 April 2015
  1. Apodytes dimidiata E.Mey. ex Arn. in Hook., J. Bot. 3 (1840) 155; Sleumer, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 7 (1971) 48. = Mappia philippinensis Merr., PJS 26 (1925) 467; EPFP 4 (1926) 249; Type: BS 24941 Fenix (L, iso), Mindanao: Bukidnon, near Tangkulan, steep slopes near streams. Distribution: Africa, Borneo, China, India, Indian Ocean, Indochina, Java, Lesser Sunda Isls, Madagascar, Malay Peninsula, Moluccas, Myanmar, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Sumatra, Thailand. MINDANAO: Bukidnon, PANAY. Native.

Iodes Blume

  1. Iodes cirrhosa Turcz., Bull. Soc. Nat. Moscou 27, 2 (1854) 281; Sleumer, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 7 (1971) 70. Distribution: Borneo, India, Indochina, Java, Malay Peninsula, ?Moluccas, Myanmar, Philippines, Sulawesi, Sumatra, Thailand. PALAWAN. Native.
  2. Iodes philippinensis Merr., PJS 3 c (1908) 241; EPFP 2 (1923) 492; Sleumer, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 7 (1971) 71. Distribution: Borneo, Moluccas, Philippines, Sulawesi. BALABAC, BASILAN, BILIRAN, BOHOL, CEBU, GUIMARAS, JOLO, LEYTE, LUZON: Sorsogon, MASBATE, MINDANAO: Surigao, MINDORO, NEGROS, PALAWAN, PANAY, ROMBLON, SIBUYAN. Notes: Throughout the Philippines. Lowland thickets, edge of forests, also secondary growth. Native.

Merrilliodendron Kaneh.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 4 November 2017
  1. Merrilliodendron megacarpum (Hemsl.) Sleumer, Notizbl. Berl.-Dahl. 15 (1940) 243; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 7 (1971) 50; ≡ Stemonurus megacarpus Hemsl., Bull. Misc. Inform. Kew 1895 (1895) 133. Distribution: New Guinea, Pacific Ocean, Philippines, Solomon Isls, Sulawesi. PALAWAN. Native.

Miquelia Meissn.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 25 May 2018
  1. Miquelia celebica Blume, Rumphia 4 (1849) 37; Sleumer, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 7 (1971) 79. = Miquelia cumingii Baill., Adansonia 10 (1872) 278; Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 492; Type: Cuming 1378. Distribution: Borneo, Philippines, Sulawesi, Sumatra. BATAN, LEYTE, LUZON: Albay, Benguet, Cagayan, Quezon, MINDANAO: Davao Oriental, MINDORO, NEGROS, SAMAR, SIARGAO. Notes: Lowland primary forests. Native.
  2. Miquelia philippinensis Merr., PJS 14 (1919) 416; EPFP 2 (1923) 493; Sleumer, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 7 (1971) 78; Type: BS 32885 Ramos. Distribution: Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Ilocos Norte. Notes: Lowland forest. Only known from the type collection. Native.
  3. Miquelia reticulata Merr., PJS 14 (1919) 312; EPFP 2 (1923) 493; Sleumer, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 7 (1971) 78; Type: BS 14674 Ramos. Distribution: Endemic to the Philippines. BOHOL, CAMIGUIN, CEBU (photos). Notes: Lowland forests, up to 600m. Native.

Nothapodytes Blume

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 16 November 2023
  1. Nothapodytes nimmoniana (J.Graham) Mabb., Bot. Hist. Hortus Malabaricus (1980) 189; Sleumer, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 9 (1982) 566; ≡ Premna nimmoniana J.Graham, Cat. Pl. Bombay (1839) 155; Type: from India. = Nothapodytes foetida (Wight) Sleumer, Notizbl. Berl.-Dahl. 15 (1940) 247; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 7 (1971) 55; ≡ Stemonurus foetidus Wight, Icon. Pl. Ind. Orient. 3 (1845) t. 955. Distribution: Cambodia, India, Myanmar, Philippines, Ryukyu Isls, Sri Lanka, Sumatra, Taiwan, Thailand. LUZON: Ilocos Norte, Isabela. Notes: Low elevation primary forests, 100-300m. Native.

Phytocrene Wall.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser and Victor Wong, 10 May 2019
  1. Phytocrene macrophylla (Blume) Blume, Rumphia 4 (1849) 36; Sleumer, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 7 (1971) 86; ≡ Gynocephalum macrophyllum Blume, Bijdr. (1825) 483. = Phytocrene blancoi (Azaola) Merr., PJS 2 c (1907) Bot. 432; EPFP 2 (1923) 492; ≡ Kadsura blancoi Azaola in Blanco, Fl. Filip. ed. 2 (1845) 594. Distribution: Borneo, Java, Malay Peninsula, Myanmar, Philippines, Sulawesi, Sumatra. BALABAC, BILIRAN, BOHOL, CEBU (photos), LEYTE, LUZON: Aurora (photos), Batangas (photos), Ilocos Norte, Isabela, Laguna, Quezon, Rizal, Sorsogon, MINDANAO: Agusan del Norte, Agusan del Sur (photos), Bukidnon, Davao Oriental, Davao del Sur, Zamboanga del Norte, MINDORO, PALAWAN, POLILLO, SAMAR. Notes: Lowland thickets, secondary forests and dipterocarp forests. Native.
    • var. caudigera (Sleumer) Sleumer, Blumea 17 (1969) 240; ≡ Phytocrene caudigera Sleumer, Notizbl. Bot. Gart. Berlin-Dahlem 15 (1940) 253. = Phytocrene obovoidea Merr., PJS 10 c (1915) Bot. 322; EPFP 2 (1923) 492. Distribution: Borneo, Malay Peninsula, Philippines, Sumatra. MINDANAO: Agusan del Sur (photos). Native.
    • var. macrophylla. Distribution: Java, Myanmar, Philippines, Sumatra. BILIRAN, BOHOL, LEYTE, LUZON, MINDANAO: Davao del Sur, PALAWAN, POLILLO, SAMAR. Native.
    • var. dasycarpa (Miq.) Sleumer, Blumea 17 (1969) 240; ≡ Phytocrene dasycarpa Miq., Ann. Mus. Bot. Lugduno-Batavi 3 (1867) 248. Distribution: Philippines, Sulawesi. LUZON: Ilocos Norte. Native.

Excluded

  1. Phytocrene loheri Merr., PJS 7 c (1912) 293; EPFP 2 (1923) 492. Notes: The type, Loher 5796, is a mixture: with leaves of Hypserpa nitida Miers (Menispermaceae) and fruits of Phytocrene macrophylla var. macrophylla.

Platea Blume

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 13 April 2024
  1. Platea excelsa Blume, Bijdr. (1826) 697; Sleumer, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 7 (1971) 12. Distribution: CAMIGUIN, LEYTE, LUZON: Bataan, Benguet, Camarines Sur, Ifugao, Mountain Province, Sorsogon, MINDANAO: Cotabato, Davao, Davao del Sur, Lanao, Misamis Oriental (photos), MINDORO, NEGROS, PALAWAN, PANAY, SAMAR. Native.
    • var. borneensis (Heine) Sleumer, Blumea 17 (1969) 246; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 7 (1971) 13; ≡ Platea latifolia var. borneensis Heine, Fedde Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 54 (1951) 238. = Platea apoensis Elmer, LPB 8 (1915) 2789; Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 489. = Platea philippinensis Merr., PJS 9 c (1914) 313; Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 489. Distribution: Borneo, Java, Lesser Sunda Isls, Moluccas, New Guinea, Philippines, Sulawesi, Sumatra. CAMIGUIN, LEYTE, LUZON: Bataan, Benguet, Camarines Sur, Ifugao, Mountain Province, Sorsogon, MINDANAO: Cotabato, Davao, Davao del Sur, Lanao, MINDORO, NEGROS, PALAWAN, PANAY, SAMAR. Notes: Primary montane forests, 750-2200m. Native.
  2. Platea latifolia Blume, Bijdr. (1826) 647; Sleumer, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 7 (1971) 11. = Platea fuliginea Elmer, LPB 8 (1915) 2790; Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 489. Distribution: Bangladesh, Borneo, China, India, Indochina, Java, Malay Peninsula, New Guinea, Pacific Ocean, Philippines, Sulawesi, Sumatra, Thailand. BILIRAN, MINDANAO: Agusan del Norte, Davao, Davao del Sur, PALAWAN. Notes: Primary lowland and montane rainforests, up to 1500m. Native.

Pyrenacantha Wight

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 25 May 2018
  1. Pyrenacantha repanda (Merr.) Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 492; Sleumer, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 7 (1971) 76; ≡ Freeria repanda Merr., PJS 7c (1912) Bot. 292. Distribution: Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Bulacan, Ilocos Norte, Quezon, Sorsogon, MINDANAO: Surigao, SAMAR, SIARGAO. Notes: Lowland primary forests, scattered. Fl. Mar-May; fr. Sep. Native.

Sarcostigma Wight & Arn.

  1. Sarcostigma paniculatum Pierre, Bull. Soc. Linn. Paris 2 (1897) 1319; Sleumer, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 7 (1971) 75. = Sarcostigma surigaoense Elmer ex Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 492, nom. inval., pro syn.; Elmer, LPB 10 (1939) 3749, nom. inval., no Latin descr. = Sarcostigma philippinense Merr., PJS 10 c (1915) 276, as 'philippinensis'. Distribution: Borneo, Malay Peninsula, Philippines, Sumatra, Vietnam. LEYTE, MINDANAO: Agusan del Norte, SAMAR. Notes: Lowland primary forests, sea-level to 500m (twice found at 1065m in Mindanao). On sandy-loam, scattered. Fl. & fr. Jan-Dec. Native.

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