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Buxaceae

Buxus L.

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  1. Buxus loheri Merr., PJS 9 c (1914) Bot. 311; EPFP 2 (1923) 464; --Type: Loher 6857 (US, iso), Luzon: Rizal prov., Montalban, Feb-1905. LUZON: Rizal. Medium elevation forests.
  2. Buxus pachyphylla Merr., PJS 9 c (1914) Bot. 310; EPFP 2 (1923) 464; --Type: BS 20828 Escritor (US, iso), Luzon: Quezon prov., Mt Cadig, near Guinayangan, 9-Mar-1913. LUZON: Quezon. Primary forests at low and medium elevation. Photos
  3. Buxus rivularis Merr., PJS 9 c (1914) Bot. 309; EPFP 2 (1923) 465; --Type: BS 13169 Foxworthy & Ramos (US, iso), Luzon: Quezon prov., Guinatacutan (=Kinatacutan), on rocks along the river, 75-100m, Mar-1911. LUZON: Quezon. On boulders along periodically flash-flooding streams, low elevation.
  4. Buxus rolfei Vidal, Rev. Fl. Vasc. Filip. (1886) 233; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 465; --Type: Loher 6849. LUZON: Pampanga, Bataan, Rizal, Quezon, PALAWAN, SIBUYAN, MINDANAO: Surigao. Low and medium elevation primary forests. Photos

Sarcococca Lindl.

Edited by Pieter B. Pelser & James V. LaFrankie, 2 May 2016

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  1. Sarcococca philippinensis Stapf ex Sealy, Hooker's Icon. Pl. 35 (1947) t. 3471; --Type: Loher 4645, Philippines. --Sarcococca saligna non Muell.-Arg., --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 465. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Mountain Province (Mt Data, Mt Pulog). Mossy forests, c. 2000-2700m.

Literature

Backer, CA & RC Bakhuizen van den Brink. 1965. Flora of Java 1: 646-647.

Sealy, J.R. 1986. A revision of the genus Sarcococca (Buxaceae). Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 92: 117-159.

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