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Chloranthaceae

Ascarina J.R.Forst. & G.Forst.

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  1. Ascarina philippinensis C.Robinson, PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 70; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 22; --Verdc., Fl. Males. ser. 1, 10 (1986) 139. --Ascarina reticulata Merr., PJS 12 c (1917) Bot 70.; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 22.  N & C Borneo, Philippines, Sulawesi, New Guinea, New Britain. LUZON: Ilocos Norte, Nueva Ecija, PANAY, MINDANAO: Bukidnon, Davao (Mt Apo). Montane forest understorey, 450-2850m. Photos

Chloranthus Sw.

Edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 13 November 2013

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  1. Chloranthus elatior Link, Enum. Hort. Berol. Alt. 1 (1821) 140. --Chloranthus erectus (Buch.-Ham.) Verdc., Kew Bull. 40 (1985) 217; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 10 (1986) 131, Fig. 1-3. --Chloranthus officinalis Blume, Enum. Pl. Jav. (1827) 79; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 21. Continental SE Asia from Nepal to Yunnan and Andaman Isls, throughout Malesia to New Guinea, New Britain, and New Ireland. Throughout the Philippines. Low and medium elevation forests. Photos
  2. Chloranthus oldhamii Solms, Prodr. 16 (1869) 476. --Chloranthus henryi non Hemsl., J. Linn. Soc. Bot. 26 (1891) 367; --Verdc., Fl. Males. ser. 1, 10 (1986) 133. --Chloranthus philippinensis Merr., PJS 7 c (1912) Bot. 259; EPFP 2 (1923) 22. --Chloranthus verticillatus Merr., PJS 10 c (1915) Bot. 3; EPFP 2 (1923) 22. Taiwan, Philippines. LUZON: Ifugao (Mt Polis; Banawe, Bayninan), Cagayan (Abulug River). Along irrigation canals, 250-1200m, to montane forests up to c. 1900m. Photos

Sarcandra Gardn.

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  1. Sarcandra glabra (Thunb.) Nakai, Fl. Sylv. Koreana 18 (1930) 17, t. 2.

Literature

Verdcourt, B. 1986. Chloranthaceae. Flora Malesiana series 1, 10: 123-144

Yang, TYA,  Chiang, T-Y, Peng, C-I & T-W Hsu. 2006. Chloranthus henryi Hemsl. (Chloranthaceae), a new record to the Flora of Taiwan. Taiwania 51: 283-286.

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