Marantaceae

Donax Lour.

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  1. Donax canniformis (G.Forst.) K.Schum. in Engl., Bot. Jahrb. 15 (1893) 440; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1924) 248; --Thalia canniformis G.Forst., Fl. Ins. Austr. (1786) 1. Andaman Isls, Bismarch Arch, Borneo, Cambodia, Java, Lesser Sunda Isls, Moluccas, Myanmar, New Guinea, Nicobar Isls, Pacific, Peninsular Malaysia, Solomon Isls, Sulawesi, Sumatra, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam, Philippines. Throughout the Philippines in all islands and provinces. Common in low and medium elevation secondary forests, especially along streams. Photos

Maranta L. [Not native]

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  1. Maranta arundinacea L., Sp. Pl. (1753) 2; --Merr., Fl. Manila (1912) 163; EPFP 1 (1924) 250. Native to C and S America. Not native to the Philippines. Photos

 Monophrynium K.Schum. = Phrynium Willd.

Phacelophrynium K.Schum. = Phrynium Willd.

Phrynium Willd.

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  1. Phrynium bracteosum (Warb. ex K.Schum.) Suksathan & Borchs., Taiwania 55 (2010) 29; --Phacelophrynium bracteosum Warb. ex K.Schum. in Engl., Pflanzenreich 11 (1902) 123; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1924) 250; --Type: Vidal 3976 (K, lecto), Luzon: Albay. Borneo, Philippines. BILIRAN, LEYTE, LUZON: Batangas, Sorsogon, MINDANAO: Agusan del Norte, Lanao del Sur, MINDORO, SAMAR. Low and medium elevation primary forests. Photos
  2. Phrynium fasciculatum (C.Presl) Horan., Prod. Scitam. II (1862); --Monophrynium fasciculatum (C.Presl) K.Schum. in Engl., Pflanzenreich 11 (1902) 68; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1924) 250; --Calathea fasciculata C.Presl, Rel. Haenk. 1 (1827) 108; --Type: BS 34797 Ramos & Edaño (PNH, holo, lost; Plate in Reliq. Haenk. 1 (1830) tab XVI, lecto). --Monophrynium congestum Ridl., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 197; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1924) 250; --Type: FB 9548 Curran (PNH, holo, lost). Moluccas, Philippines. BILIRAN, LEYTE, LUZON: Apayao, Cagayan, Laguna, Quezon, MINDANAO: Surigao del Norte, SAMAR. Lowland and medium elevation primary forests. Photos
  3. Phrynium interruptum (Warb. ex K.Schum.) Suksathan & Borchs., Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 159 (2009) 394; --Phacelophrynium interruptum Warb. ex K.Schum. in Engl., Pflanzenreich 11 (1902) 121; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1924) 251; --Type: Warburg 12495, 12160, 14585 (B lost, syn); Elmer 14552 (PNH, neo; BO, NY, P, S, iso), Luzon: Sorsogon, Mt. Balusan, Irosin, Oct-1915. Moluccas, Philippines. CEBU, LEYTE, LUZON: Benguet, Bulacan, Camarines, Ilocos Norte, Laguna, Quezon, Rizal, Sorsogon, MINDANAO: Agusan, Davao, PANAY, POLILLO, SAMAR. Low and medium elevation forests. Photos
  4. Phrynium minutiflorum Suksathan & Borchs., Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 159 (2009) 394. --Phacelophrynium cylindricum Merr., PJS 13 c (1918) Bot. 269; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1924) 251; --Type: BS 30503 Ramos (PNH, lost; K, lecto; US, isolecto), Catanduanes, Mt Mariguidon, in damp forest, 23-Nov-1917. Endemic to Philippines. CATANDUANES, PANAY. Lowland primary forests. Conservation status: Vulnerable (DAO 2017-11). Photos
  5. Phrynium pubinerve Blume, Enum. Pl. Javae 1 (1827) 38; --Type from Java. --Phrynium philippinense Ridl. in Elmer, LPB 2 (1909) 569; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1924) 249. Andaman Isls, Bangladesh, Borneo, Cambodia, China, India, Java, Laos, Myanmar, New Guinea, Peninsular Malaysia, Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Sumatra, Thailand, Vietnam, Philippines. ALABAT, BABUYAN ISLS, LEYTE, LUZON: Albay, Isabela, Laguna, Nueva Vizcaya, Quezon, Rizal, Sorsogon, MINDANAO, MINDORO, NEGROS, PALAWAN, PANAY, POLILLO. Low and medium elevation forests. Photos
  6. Phrynium simplex (Elmer) Suksathan & Borchs., Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 159 (2009) 394; --Monophrynium simplex Elmer, LPB 1 (1908) 276; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1924) 250; --Type: Elmer 9147 (BO, holo; K, US, iso); Elmer 7611 (K, para). Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Camarines Norte (photos), Laguna, Quezon. Forested slopes near streams, c. 750m. Photos

Literature

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

Holttum, RE. 1951. Gardens’ Bulletin Singapore 13: 254-296.

Kennedy, H. 1985. Kew Bulletin 41: 725-731.

Suksthan, P, DA Madulid & F Borchsenius. 2010. Marantaceae in the Philippines. Taiwania 55: 28-36

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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