Ochnaceae

including Medusagynaceae

Brackenridgea A.Gray

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 15 December 2020

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  1. Brackenridgea fascicularis (Blanco) Fern.-Vill., Nov. App. (1880) 40; --Kanis, Blumea 16 (1968) 43; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 7 (1971) 104; --Fernando et al., Gard. Bull. Singapore 72 (2020) 261; --Ochna fascicularis Blanco, Fl. Filip. ed. 2 (1845) 245; Fl. Filip. ed. 3, 2 (1878) 92; --S.Vidal, Sinopsis Atlas (1883) 19; Rev. Pl. Vasc. Filip. (1886) 79; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 68; --Type: Vidal 1023 (L, neo; A, isoneo), Luzon: Bulacan Prov, Angat. Endemic to the Philippines. BUCAS GRANDE (photos), CATANDUANES, DINAGAT, LUZON: Albay, Aurora, Bulacan, Camarines Norte, Laguna, Quezon, Rizal, Zambales, MINDANAO: Agusan del Norte, Davao Oriental (photos), Surigao del Norte, POLILLO, SAMAR, SIBUYAN. Lowland and medium elevation primary forests. Conservation status: Near Threatened (Fernando et al. 2020). Photos
  2. Brackenridgea foxworthyi (Elmer) Furtado, Gard. Bull. Straits Settlem. 19 (1962) 184; --Brackenridgea palustris ssp. foxworthyi (Elmer) Kanis, Blumea 16 (1968) 48; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 7 (1971) 102; --Ochna foxworthyi Elmer, LPB 5 (1913) 1823; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 68; --Type: Elmer 13074 (GH, lecto; A, L, MO, NA, NY, U, US), Palawan: Puerto Princesa, Mt Pulgar, Apr-1911. Endemic to the Philippines. PALAWAN. Lowlands, along river in forest or rocky hillside near riverbank, 0-150m. Conservation status: Vulnerable (DAO 2017-11, as Brackenridgea palustris ssp. foxworthyi); Endangered (Fernando et al. 2020). Photos
  3. Brackenridgea mindanaensis (Merr.) Fernando, Gard. Bull. Singapore 72 (2020) 267; --Brackenridgea fascicularis ssp. mindanaensis (Merr.) Kanis, Blumea 16 (1968) 44; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 7 (1971) 104; --Ouratea mindanaensis Merr., PJS 17 (1920) 287; EPFP 3 (1923) 68; --Type: BS 34479 Ramos & Pascasio (A, lecto; K, L, P, US, isolecto), Mindanao: Surigao Prov, Apr-1919. Endemic to the Philipines. MINDANAO: Surigao del Norte. Lowland thickets or forests. Conservation status: Critically Endangered (Fernando et al. 2020).

Campylospermum Tiegh.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 9 August 2019

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  1. Campylospermum serratum (Gaertn.) Bittrich & M.C.E.Amaral, Taxon 43 (1994) 92; --Gomphia serrata (Gaertn.) Kanis, Taxon 16 (1967) 422; Blumea 16 (1968) 33; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 7 (1971) 105; --Meesia serrata Gaertn., Fruct. 1 (1788) 344. --Ouratea angustifolia (Vahl) Baill. ex Laness., Pl. Util. Col. Fr. (1886) 667; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 68. SW Peninsular India, Sri Lanka, E Thailand, Indochina, Hainan, Sumatra, Banka, Peninsular Malaysia, Karimundjawa Isls, Borneo, Philippines, Sulawesi. LUZON: Ilocos Norte, Cagayan, Zambales, Quezon, Camarines, MINDORO, CULION, BUSUANGA, PALAWAN, BALABAC, MASBATE, ROMBLON, PANAY, GUIMARAS, NEGROS, MINDANAO. Lowland primary forests, often common. Photos

Gomphia Schreb. = Campylospermum

Neckia Korth.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 30 October 2019

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  1. Neckia serrata Korth., Ned. Kruidk. Arch. 1 (1848) 358; --Kanis, Blumea 16 (1968) 69; Fl. Males. 1, 7 (1971) 110; --Sauvagesia serrata (Korth.) Sastre, Sellowia 23 (1971) 18. --Neckia philippinensis Merr. & Quisumb., PJS 82 (1954) 329. Sumatra, Mentawei Isls, Riouw & Lingga Isls, Peninsular Malaysia, Borneo, Philippines. SAMAR. Photos

Ouratea Aubl. = Brackenridgea

Schuurmansia Blume

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 29 May 2018

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  1. Schuurmansia elegans Blume, Ann. Mus. Bot. Lugd.-Bat. 1 (1850) 177; --Kanis, Nova Guinea, Bot. 6 (1961) 64; Blumea 16 (1968) 75; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 7 (1971) 115. Borneo, SE Philippines, Sulawesi, Moluccas, and New Guinea. MINDANAO: Agusan. Known from a single collection of uncertain identity.
  2. Schuurmansia vidalii (Fern.-Vill.) Merr., PJS 11 c (1916) Bot. 19; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 69; --Kanis, Nova Guinea, Bot. 6 (1961) 69; Blumea 16 (1968) 76; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 7 (1971) 116; --Calophyllum vidalii Fern.-Vill. in Ceron, Cat. Pl. Herb. Manila (1892) 229. --Schurmansia parvifolia Merr., PJS 11 c (1916) Bot. 19. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Aurora, Camarines Sur, Sorsogon. In (mossy) forest, 500 to well over 1000m, possibly also at sea-level.

Cultivated:

  1. Ochna kirkii Oliv., Fl. Trop. Afr.1 (1868) 317. Not naturalized? Photos

Literature

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

Fernando, ES, DN Celadiña, DN Tandang, EP Lillo & MO Quimado. 2020. Brackenridgea (Ochnaceae) in the Philippines, with notes on foliar nickel hyperaccumulation in the genus. Gardens' Bulletin Singapore 72: 255-273

Kanis, A. 1971. Ochnaceae. Flora Malesiana series 1, 7: 97-119

Schneider JV, P Bissiengou, EA Maria do Carmo, A Tahir, MF Fay, M Thines, MS Sosef, G Zizka & LW Chatrou. 2014. Phylogenetics, ancestral state reconstruction, and a new infrafamilial classification of the pantropical Ochnaceae (Medusagynaceae, Ochnaceae s. str., Quiinaceae) based on five DNA regions. Molecular Phylogenetics and Evolution 78: 199-214


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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