Lecythidaceae

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

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 5 November 2017
  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. 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. Notes: Across Malesia; widespread in the Philippines in most islands and provinces.
    • 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. MINDANAO, MINDORO.
  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. 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. 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 Knuth, Pflanzenreich Heft 15 105 (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, PALAWAN, SAMAR. 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; Type: BS (Ramos) 15121 (PNH, holo, lost; K, lecto; US, isolecto). Distribution: Borneo, Philippines. LEYTE, LUZON, MINDANAO, MINDORO. Notes: Lowlands up to 170m, along creeks and ridges in dipterocarp forests. Fl. Apr-Jun; fr. Jun-Aug. Native.
  7. Barringtonia racemosa (L.) Blume ex 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. Native.
  8. Barringtonia reticulata Miq., Fl. Ind. Bat. 11 (1855) 490; Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 141; Payens, Blumea 15 (1967) 252; 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, MINDANAO, 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. 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. LUZON, MASBATE, MINDANAO: Agusan, Surigao, SAMAR. Native.

Planchonia Blume

  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, MINDANAO. Native.

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