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Clethraceae

Clethra L.

Edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 11 November 2016

Photos

  1. Clethra canescens Reinw. ex Blume, Bijdr. (1826) 863. Philippines, SE Sulawesi, NW New Guinea. BATAN, LUZON, CATANDUANES, MINDORO, NEGROS, BILIRAN, LEYTE, SAMAR, MINDANAO. Montane forests (including mossy), mainly on ridges and peaks, (400-)700-2100m. Photos
  2. Clethra longispicata J.Sm, Bull. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 3, 4 (1922) 240; --Sleum., Bot. Jahrb. 87 (1967) 96; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 7 (1971) 148. Borneo, W & C Philippines, C Sulawesi. PALAWAN.
  3. Clethra pulgarensis Elmer, LPB 5 (1913) 1757; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 243; --Sleum., Bot. Jahrb. 87 (1967) 99; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 7 (1971) 150. Endemic to the Philippines. PALAWAN. Low woody vegetation on summit of Mt Pulgar, 1200m. Fl. fr. May.
  4. Clethra tomentella Rolfe, Kew Bull. (1922) 185; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 243; --Sleum., Bot. Jahrb. 87 (1967) 94; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 7 (1971) 148. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Mountain Province to Batangas. Scattered in thickets or forests, chiefly on ridges in mossy forests, 600-1800m. Fl. fr. May-Sept.

Literature

Sleumer, H. 1971. Clethraceae. Flora Malesiana series 1, 7: 139-150

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Last updated 11 November 2016