Lecythidaceae

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

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 5 November 2017

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  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. Mainly in moist places along rivers, swamps and fresh water mangrove forest. Photos
  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. Madagascar, Nicobar Isls, Sulawesi, Sumatra, India, Sri Lanka, Andaman Isls, Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, Taiwan, Bismarck Arch, Solomon Isls, Pacific Ocean, New Guinea, Borneo, Indian Ocean, Java, Lesser Sunda Isls, Malay Peninsula, Moluccas, Ryukyu Isls, Australia, New Caledonia, Philippines. Mostly on seashores. Photos
  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. Borneo, Philippines. PALAWAN.
  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. China, Vietnam, Myanmar, Sumatra, Peninsular Malaysia, Borneo, Philippines, Sulawesi, Moluccas. LUZON, PALAWAN, BALABAC, SAMAR, BASILAN. Photos
  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. Endemic to the Philippines. PALAWAN. Conservation status: Vulnerable (DAO 2017-11).
  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). Borneo, Philippines. LUZON, MINDORO, LEYTE, MINDANAO. Lowlands up to 170m, along creeks and ridges in dipterocarp forests. Fl. Apr-Jun; fr. Jun-Aug. Photos
  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. Africa, Madagascar, Indian Ocean, India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Andaman Isls, Nicobar Isls, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, China, Taiwan, Ryukyu Isls, Bismarck Arch, Australia, New Caledonia, Pacific Ocean, Philippines, Borneo, Cambodia, Java, Malay Peninsula, Moluccas, New Guinea, Solomon Isls, Sulawesi, Sumatra, Vietnam. Photos
  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. Sumatra, Peninsular Malaysia, Borneo, Philippines, Sulawesi. LUZON, SIBUYAN, MINDANAO. Photos
  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. Sumatra (Muara Pedjangki), Peninsular Malaysia (Pahang), Borneo (Sarawak; Brunei; Sabah), SW Philippines. PALAWAN.
  10. Barringtonia ridsdalei Chantar., Kew Bull. 50 (1995) 700; --Type: Ridsdale 1019 (L, holo), Palawan, Pulot, Massin River, 12km N of Brook's Point. Endemic to Philippines. PALAWAN. Lowland forest along river. Conservation status: Vulnerable (DAO 2017-11).

Petersianthus Merr.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 27 May 2018

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  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. Endemic to the Philippines. MASBATE, SAMAR, MINDANAO: Agusan, Surigao, LUZON. Photos

Planchonia Blume

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  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. Endemic to Philippines. LUZON: Bataan, MINDANAO. Photos

Literature

Chantaranothai, P. 1995. Six new species of Barringtonia (Lecythidaceae). Kew Bulletin 50: 695-705.

DENR Administrative Order. 2017. Updated national list of threatened Philippine plants and their categories. DAO 2017-11

Kartawinata, K. 1965. The genus Planchonia Blume (Lecythidaceae). Bulletin of the Botanical Survey of India 9: 162-187.

Payens, JPW. 1967. A monograph of the genus Barringtonia (Lecythidaceae). Blumea 15: 157-263

Prance, GT. 2013. A revision of Barringtonia (Lecythidaceae). Allertonia 12: 1-164

Prance, GT & EK Kartawinata. 2013. Lecythidaceae. Flora Malesiana 21: 1-118


Pelser, P.B., J.F. Barcelona & D.L. Nickrent (eds.). 2011 onwards. Co's Digital Flora of the Philippines. www.philippineplants.org

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