Typhaceae

Typha L.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 3 December 2020

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  1. Typha domingensis Pers., Syn. Pl. 2 (1807) 532; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 8. --Typha angustifolia L. ssp. javanica Graebn. in Perkins, Frag. Fl. Philip. (1904) 42; --Merr., Fl. Manila (1912) 66. --Typha angustifolia auct. non L.; --?Moody, Weeds reported in rice in South and Southeast Asia (1989) 297. Tropics and subtropics. Photos
  2. Typha orientalis C.Presl, Epimel. Bot. (1851) 239. Mongolia to Philippines, Australasia. Photos

Possibly present:

  1. Typha elephantina Roxb., Fl. Ind. ed. 1832, 3 (1832) 566. Africa, Arabian Peninsula, W Asia, Bangladesh, China, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan. Reported for the Philippines by Moody (1989) as a weed in rice, but no specimens cited.
  2. Typha latifolia L., Sp. Pl. (1753) 971. Africa, Americas, China, Eurasia, Japan, Korea. Reported for the Philippines by Moody (1989) as a weed in rice, but no specimens cited. Photos

Literature

Backer,  CA. 1951. Typhaceae. Flora Malesiana series 1, 4: 242-244

Moody, K. 1989. Weeds reported in rice in South and Southeast Asia. IRRI, Philippines


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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Last updated 3 December 2020