Taccaceae

Tacca J.R.Forst. & G.Forst.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 30 March 2019
  1. Tacca leontopetaloides (L.) Kuntze, Rev. Gen. Pl. 2 (1891) 704; Drenth, Blumea 20 (1972) 375; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 7 (1976) 809; ≡ Leontice leontopetaloides L., Sp. Pl. (1753) 313. = Tacca pinnatifida J.R.Forst. & G.Forst., Char. Gen. (1776) 70; Merr., Fl. Manila (1912) 150; EPFP 1 (1922) 215. Distribution: Africa, Andaman Isls, Australia, Bangladesh, Bismarck Arch, Borneo, Cambodia, India, Indian Ocean, Java, Laos, Lesser Sunda Isls, Malaysia, Moluccas, Myanmar, New Caledonia, New Guinea, Nicobar Isls, Pacific Ocean, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Sulawesi, Sumatra, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam. Native.
  2. Tacca palmata Blume, Enum. Pl. Jav. 1 (1827) 83; Merr., Fl. Manila (1912) 150; EPFP 1 (1922) 214; Drenth, Blumea 20 (1972) 397; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 7 (1976) 814. = Tacca elmeri Krause in Elmer, LPB 6 (1914) 2283; Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 214. Distribution: Borneo, Cambodia, Java, Lesser Sunda Isls, Malaysia, Moluccas, New Guinea, Philippines, Sulawesi, Sumatra, Thailand, Vietnam. Notes: Throughout the Philippines. Native.

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