Lecythidaceae

Barringtonia J.R.Forst. & G.Forst.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 16 July 2023
  1. Barringtonia acutangula (L.) Gaertn., Fruct. 2 (1791) 97; Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 141; Payens, Blumea 15 (1967) 226; ≡ Eugenia acutangula L., Sp. Pl. (1753) 471; Type: from Sri Lanka. = Botryoropis luzonensis C.Presl, Epimel. Bot. (1851) 220; ≡ Barringtonia luzonensis (C.Presl) S.Vidal, Phan. Cuming. Philipp. (1885) 13; S.Vidal, Revis. Pl. Vasc. Filip. (1886) 133; Merr., Fl. Manila (1912) 346; EPFP 3 (1923) 141; Type: Cuming 653 (PRC, holo; BM, CGE, K, L, OXF, P, W, iso), Luzon, Albay. Distribution: AMBIL, CALAYAN, LUBANG, LUZON: Albay, Aurora, Bataan, Bulacan, Cagayan, Camarines Sur, Isabela, Laguna, NCR, Pampanga, Pangasinan, Quezon, Rizal, Tarlac, Zambales (photos), MINDANAO: Agusan, Agusan del Norte, Cotabato, Zamboanga del Sur, MINDORO, NEGROS, PALAUI, PALAWAN (photos), SAMAR. Notes: Mainly in moist places along rivers, swamps and fresh water mangrove forest. Native.
    • ssp. acutangula. Distribution: Afghanistan, Australia, Borneo, Cambodia, India, Laos, Lesser Sunda Isls, Malay Peninsula, Myanmar, New Guinea, Pakistan, Philippines, Sulawesi, Sumatra, Thailand, Vietnam. LUZON: Albay, Bulacan, Isabela, Quezon, Rizal, MINDORO, PALAUI, PALAWAN (photos). Notes: Across Malesia; widespread in the Philippines in most islands and provinces. Native.
    • ssp. spicata (Blume) Payens, Blumea 15 (1967) 231; ≡ Barringtonia spicata Blume, Bijdr. Fl. Ned. Ind. (1827) 1097. Distribution: Bangladesh, India, Java, Malay Peninsula, Moluccas, Myanmar, New Guinea, Philippines, Sulawesi, Sumatra, Thailand, Vietnam. LUZON: Aurora, Bulacan, Cagayan, MINDANAO: Agusan del Norte, MINDORO. Native.
  2. Barringtonia asiatica (L.) Kurz, J. As. Soc. Beng. 452 (1876) 131; Merr., Fl. Manila (1912) 345; EPFP 3 (1923) 142; Payens, Blumea 15 (1967) 184; ≡ Mammea asiatica L., Sp. Pl. 1 (1753) 512; Type: from Indonesia. Distribution: Andaman Isls, Australia, Bismarck Arch, Borneo, Cambodia, India, Indian Ocean, Java, Lesser Sunda Isls, Madagascar, Malay Peninsula, Moluccas, New Caledonia, New Guinea, Nicobar Isls, Pacific Ocean, Philippines, Ryukyu Isls, Solomon Isls, Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Sumatra, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam. BATAN, CAGAYAN DE SULU, CAMIGUIN, CATANDUANES, DANJUGAN (photos), GUIMARAS, LUBANG, LUZON: Aurora, Bataan, Camarines Sur, NCR, Quezon, MASBATE, MINDANAO: Davao, Davao del Sur, Surigao del Norte, MINDORO. Notes: Mostly on seashores. Native.
  3. Barringtonia curranii Merr., PJS 1 (1906) Suppl. 211; EPFP 3 (1923) 142; Payens, Blumea 15 (1967) 255; Type: FB (Curran) 3596 (holo, lost; K, iso), Palawan, Puerto Princesa. Distribution: Borneo, Philippines. BALABAC, MINDANAO: Zamboanga, PALAWAN. Native.
  4. Barringtonia macrostachya (Jack) Kurz, Prelim. Rep. Forest Pegu, App. A (1875) 66; Payens, Blumea 15 (1967) 244; ≡ Careya macrostachya Jack, Malayan Misc. 1, 5 (1821) 47; Type: from Malaysia. = Barringtonia acuminata Wall. ex Korth., Ned. Kruidk. Arch. i. (1848) 206; Merr., PJS 11 (1916) 295; Type: from Indonesia. = Barringtonia balabacensis Merr., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 299; EPFP 3 (1923) 142; Soejarto et al., Prelim. Checklist Fl. Pl. Palawan (1995); Type: BS (Mangubat) 422 (K, lecto; US, isolecto), Balabac Isls. = Barringtonia isabelensis R.Knuth, Pflanzenreich 5, 219 Heft 105 (1939) 36; Type: Warburg 11894 (B, holo, lost), Luzon, Isabela, Malum. Distribution: Borneo, China, Malay Peninsula, Moluccas, Myanmar, Philippines, Sulawesi, Sumatra, Vietnam. BALABAC, BASILAN, LUZON, MINDANAO: Agusan del Sur, PALAWAN, SAMAR, SIBUYAN. Native.
  5. Barringtonia palawanensis Chantar., Kew Bull. 50 (1995) 697; Type: SMHI 1067 (L, holo; K, iso), Palawan, Puerto Princesa, c. 37km N of the city, near Sta Cruz Resthouse, 40m. Distribution: Endemic to the Philippines. PALAWAN. Conservation status: Vulnerable (DAO 2017-11). Native.
  6. Barringtonia pterita Merr., PJS 9 c (1906) Bot. 322; EPFP 3 (1923) 142; Payens, Blumea 15 (1967) 210; Romeroso et al., J. Asia-Pacific biodiv. 17 (2024) 11; Type: BS (Ramos) 15121 (PNH, holo, lost; K, lecto; US, isolecto). Distribution: Borneo, Philippines. HOMONHON, LEYTE, LUZON: Aurora, Cagayan, Isabela, Laguna, Nueva Ecija, Quezon, MINDANAO: Surigao, MINDORO, SAMAR. Notes: Lowlands up to 170m, along creeks and ridges in dipterocarp forests. Fl. Apr-Jun; fr. Jun-Aug. Native.
  7. Barringtonia racemosa (L.) Spreng., Syst. Veg. ed. 16, 3 (1826) 127; DC., Prodr. 3 (1828) 288; Merr., Fl. Manila (1912) 346; EPFP 3 (1923) 143; Payens, Blumea 15 (1967) 192; ≡ Eugenia racemosa L., Sp. Pl. 1 (1753) 471. = Barringtonia stravadium Blanco, Fl. Filip., ed. 1 (1837) 533. Distribution: Africa, Andaman Isls, Australia, Bangladesh, Bismarck Arch, Borneo, Cambodia, China, India, Indian Ocean, Java, Laos, Madagascar, Malay Peninsula, Moluccas, Myanmar, New Caledonia, New Guinea, Nicobar Isls, Pacific Ocean, Philippines, Ryukyu Isls, Solomon Isls, Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Sumatra, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam. BALABAC, BASILAN, BATANES, BILIRAN, CAGAYAN DE SULU, CAMIGUIN, CATANDUANES, DINAGAT, LEYTE, LUBANG, LUZON: Aurora, Bataan, Bulacan, Cagayan, Camarines, Camarines Sur, Cavite, Isabela (photos), NCR, Quezon, Sorsogon, Zambales (photos), MINDANAO: Agusan del Norte, Davao, Davao Oriental (photos), Davao del Sur, Surigao, Surigao del Sur, Zamboanga del Norte, MINDORO, PALAWAN, PANGULASIAN, POLILLO, SABTANG, SEMIRARA, SIBUYAN, TICAO, TURTLE IS. Native.
  8. Barringtonia reticulata (Blume) Miq., Fl. Ind. Bat. 11 (1855) 490; Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 141; Payens, Blumea 15 (1967) 252; ≡ Stravadium reticulatum Blume, Fl. Serres Jard. Eur. 7 (1851) 24; Type: from Indonesia. = Barringtonia gitingensis Elmer, LPB 8 (1915) 2730; Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 142; Type: Elmer 12238 (PNH, holo, lost; BM, lecto; BISH, BO, E, HBG, K, L, P, US, isolecto), Sibuyan, Capiz, Magallanes, Mt Giting-Giting. Distribution: Borneo, Malay Peninsula, Philippines, Sulawesi, Sumatra. LUZON: Aurora (photos), Cagayan, Isabela, Quezon, MINDANAO: Agusan del Norte, Zamboanga, MINDORO, SIBUYAN. Native.
  9. Barringtonia revoluta Merr., PJS 1 (1906) Suppl. 211; EPFP 3 (1923) 143; Payens, Blumea 15 (1967) 199; Type: FB (Curran) 3507 (PNH, holo, lost; K, lecto; L, isolecto), Palawan. Distribution: Borneo, Malay Peninsula, Philippines, Sumatra. PALAWAN, SIBUYAN, TABLAS. Native.
  10. Barringtonia ridsdalei Chantar., Kew Bull. 50 (1995) 700; Type: Ridsdale 1019 (L, holo), Palawan, Pulot, Massin River, 12km N of Brook's Point. Distribution: Endemic to the Philippines. PALAWAN. Notes: Lowland forest along river. Conservation status: Vulnerable (DAO 2017-11). Native.

Petersianthus Merr.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 27 May 2018
  1. Petersianthus quadrialatus (Merr.) Merr., PJS 11 c (1916) Bot. 200; EPFP 3 (1923) 141; ≡ Terminalia quadrialata Merr., PJS Bot. 4, 3 (1909) 301; ≡ Combretodendron quadrialatum (Merr.) Merr., PJS 15 (1936) 32; Type: BS (Rosenbluth) 12558 (PNH, holo, lost?; K, iso), Masbate. Distribution: Endemic to the Philippines. DINAGAT, LEYTE (photos), LUZON: Laguna, Sorsogon, MASBATE, MINDANAO: Agusan, Surigao, Surigao del Sur (photos), SAMAR. Native.

Planchonia Blume

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 2 May 2024
  1. Planchonia spectabilis Merr., Govt. Lab. Publ. (Philipp.) 17 (1904) 30; Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 143; Type: BS (Barnes) 58 (PNH, holo, lost; BO, SING, iso), Luzon, Bataan, Lamao River. Distribution: Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Bataan, Batangas, Cagayan, Camarines, Camarines Sur, Isabela (photos), Laguna, NCR, Quezon, Rizal, Zambales (photos), MINDANAO: Davao Oriental, Davao del Sur, NEGROS, PANAY (photos). Native.

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