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Clusiaceae

= Guttiferae

Garcinia L.

Edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 18 January 2017

Photos
  1. Garcinia benthami Pierre, Fl. Forest. Cochin. 1 (1889) t. 55, 56; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 83. S Vietnam, Philippines. PALAWAN, BALABAC. Low elevation primary forests.
  2. Garcinia bicolorata Elmer, LPB 5 (1913) 1790; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 83. PALAWAN. Forests along streams, c. 600m.
  3. Garcinia binucao (Blanco) Choisy, Mém. Soc. Phys. Hist. Nat. Genève 12 (1850) 414; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 83. LUZON (Cagayan to Sorsogon), MINDORO, BURIAS, PANAY, GUIMARAS, NEGROS. Low elevation primary forests, often common. Photos
  4. Garcinia brevirostris Scheff., Tijdschr. Nederl. Ind. 31 (1870) 353; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 83. --Garcinia eugeniifolia Wall. ex T.Anderson, Fl. Brit. India 1 (1874) 268. --Garcinia gitingensis Elmer, LPB 3 (1911) 1053. --Garcinia microphylla Merr., PJS 11 c (1916) Bot. 20; EPFP 3 (1923) 85. Andaman Isls, Sumatra, Peninsular Malaysia, Penang, Banka, Philippines. LUZON: Aurora, Quezon, Camarines, Sorsogon, MINDORO, PALAWAN, SIBUYAN, PANAY, CEBU, LEYTE, BASILAN. Primary forests at low and medium elevation up to c. 1000m. (as G brevirostris and G microphylla, sec. Merr., 1923).
  5. Garcinia busuangaensis Merr., PJS 26 (1925) 472; EPFP 4 (1925) 249; --Type: BS 41243 Ramos (NY, iso). BUSUANGA. Dry forests at low elevation.
  6. Garcinia celebica L., Syst. ed. XII. 326. --Garcinia cumingiana Pierre, Fl. Forest. Cochin. 1 (1889) XI, t. 78, Fig. F, E; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 84. LUZON: Ilocos Norte, Ilocos Sur, Mountain Province, Cagayan. Primary forests at low and medium elevation. (Note by L.L.Co: as G cumingiana, sec. Merr., 1923).
  7. Garcinia cordata Merr., PJS 5 c (1910) Bot. 199; EPFP 3 (1923) 83. LUZON: Cagayan. Low elevation forests along streams.
  8. Garcinia dives Pierre, Fl. Forest. Cochin. 1 (1889) XXXV, t. 90, Fig. B; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 84. --Garcinia palawanensis Elmer, LPB 5 (1913) 1791. LUZON: Ilocos Norte, Ilocos Sur, Zambales, Pampanga, Bataan, Rizal, Laguna, Batangas, Camarines, PALAWAN, SIBUYAN, PANAY, LEYTE, MINDANAO: Lanao. Primary forests at low and medium elevation.
  9. Garcinia dulcis (Roxb.) Kurz, For. Fl. Brit. Myanmar 1 (1877) 92; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 84. Peninsular Malaysia to the Moluccas. LUZON (Cagayan to Sorsogon) to PALAWAN, BALABAC and MINDANAO. Primary forests at low and medium elevation. Photos
  10. Garcinia garciae Elmer, LPB 3 (1911) 1048; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 84. SIBUYAN (Mt Giting-giting). Forested ridges, c. 750m.
  11. Garcinia heterophylla Merr., PJS C 12 (1917) 285; --Type: Ramos 26457, Luzon: Nueva Ecija (Mt Umingan), 13-Aug-1916, c. 300m. LUZON: Nueva Ecija.
  12. Garcinia ituman Merr., PJS 26 (1925) 473; EPFP 4 (1925) 249. MINDORO, AMBIL, PANAY, BOHOL. On rocky forested slopes in limestone regions.
  13. Garcinia lateriflora Blume, Bijdr. (1825) 214; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 85. Java, Philippines. BABUYAN ISLS, LUZON: Abra, Cagayan, Isabela, Aurora, Bataan, Laguna, Camarines, Sorsogon, MINDANAO, BASILAN. Primary forests at low elevation.
  14. Garcinia linearifolia Elmer, LPB 3 (1911) 1051; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 85. SIBUYAN. Forests along streams, c. 225m.
  15. Garcinia loheri Merr., PJS 27 (1925) 37; --Type: Loher 12339 (K), Luzon. LUZON.
  16. Garcinia luzoniensis Merr., PJS 3 c (1908) Bot. 362; EPFP 3 (1923) 85. LUZON: Quezon (Atimonan), SIBUYAN. Primary forests at low elevation.
  17. Garcinia macgregorii Merr., PJS 11 c (1916) Bot. 198; EPFP 3 (1923) 85. LUZON: Isabela, Laguna, Quezon, PALAWAN, PANAY, BILIRAN, LEYTE, SAMAR. Primary forests at low elevation. Photos
  18. Garcinia mangostana L., Sp. Pl. (1753) 635; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 85. Planted in some parts of the Philippines, particularly Mindanao and Sulu. Introduced from Malaya. Mangosteen. Photos
  19. Garcinia mindanaensis Merr., PJS 3 c (1908) Bot. 367; EPFP 3 (1923) 85. MINDANAO: Zamboanga, Lanao, Bukidnon, Davao, Agusan del Norte. Forests at medium elevation.
  20. Garcinia moseleyana Pierre, Fl. Forest. Cochin. 1 (1889) Enum. X; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 86. LUZON: Sorsogon, LEYTE, MINDANAO: Surigao, MALAMAUI, BASILAN. Primary forests at low elevation.
  21. Garcinia multibracteolata Merr., PJS 12 c (1917) Bot. 284; EPFP 3 (1923) 86. MINDANAO: Surigao. Primary forests, c. 150m.
  22. Garcinia murdochii Ridl., J. Straits Branch Roy. Asiat. Soc. 82 (1920) 169. PALAWAN (Ridsdale 154, L).
  23. Garcinia nervosa Miq., Ann. Mus. Bot. Lugd.-Bat. 1 (1863-64) 208; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 86. Sumatra, Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore, Philippines. LUZON: Tayabas, Camarines, PALAWAN, SAMAR. Primary forests at low elevation.
  24. Garcinia pacifica Merr., PJS 26 (1925) 473; EPFP 4 (1925) 249. --Type: BS 28649 Ramos & Edaño (A, iso), Luzon: Quezon prov. (Mt Binuang), 300m. LUZON: Quezon (Mt Binuang). Primary lowland forest, 300m.
  25. Garcinia ramosii Merr., PJS 7 c (1912) Bot. 307; EPFP 3 (1923) 86. LUZON: Cagayan. Primary forests at low elevation.
  26. Garcinia rhizophoroides Elmer, LPB 3 (1911) 1049; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 86. LUZON: Camarines, SIBUYAN, LEYTE. Primary forests, 150-500m. Photos
  27. Garcinia rubra Merr., PJS 3 c (1908) Bot. 366; EPFP 3 (1923) 86; --Type: RC McGregor 192 (NY, US, iso), Mindoro: Mindoro Oriental prov., Baco River, Apr-1905. --Garcinia oligophlebia Merr., PJS 9 c (1914) Bot. 378; EPFP 3 (1923) 86; --Type: CA Wenzel 632 (A, US, iso), Leyte: Leyte prov., Jaro, in forest, c. 500m, 15-Mar-1914. LUZON: Apayao, Cagayan, Isabela, Rizal, Quezon, Laguna, Camarines, Sorsogon, MINDORO, CATANDUANES, LEYTE, SAMAR, CAMIGUIN, MINDANAO, BASILAN. Primary forests at low elevation. Photos
  28. Garcinia samarensis Merr., PJS 11 c (1916) Bot. 197; EPFP 3 (1923) 86. SAMAR. Damp primary forests at low elevation.
  29. Garcinia subelliptica Merr., PJS 3 c (1908) Bot. 361; EPFP 3 (1923) 86. LUZON: Cagayan, Quezon (Mauban), Camarines, POLILLO. Forests immediately behind sandy beaches.
  30. Garcinia sulphurea Elmer, LPB 5 (1913) 1789; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 87. BUSUANGA, PALAWAN. Forests at low elevation.
  31. Garcinia tetrandra Pierre, Fl. Forest. Cochin. 1 (1889) XX, t. 94, Fig. D; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 87. LUZON: Camarines, Sorsogon, LEYTE, SAMAR, MINDANAO: Zamboanga, Misamis, Lanao, Bukidnon, Agusan. Primary forests at low elevation.
  32. Garcinia venulosa (Blanco) Choisy, Mém. Soc. Phys. Hist. Nat. Genève 12 (1850) 414; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 87. LUZON (Cagayan to Sorsogon, in most or all provinces), MINDORO, PALAWAN, MINDANAO. Primary forests at low elevation, often abundant.
  33. Garcinia vidalii Merr., PJS 3 c (1908) Bot. 360; EPFP 3 (1923) 87. LUZON: Benguet, Pangasinan, Rizal, Laguna, Sorsogon, SIBUYAN, PANAY, LEYTE, SAMAR, MINDANAO. Primary forests at low and medium elevation. Photos
  34. Garcinia whitfordii Merr., PJS 26 (1925) 474; EPFP 4 (1925) 250. --Type: FB 9142 Whitford & Hutchinson. MINDANAO: Zamboanga (type locality). In lowland rainforest.
Cultivated:
  1. Garcinia brasiliensis Mart., Flora 24 (2, Beibl.) (1841) 34; --Rheedia brasiliensis (Mart.) Planch. & Triana, Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot. sér. 4, 14 (1860) 310. Photos
  2. Garcinia intermedia (Pittier) Hammel, Ann. Missouri Bot. Gard. 76(3): 927 (1989). --Rheedia edilus (Seem.) Planch. & Triana, Ann. Sci. Nat., Bot. sér. 4, 14: 310. 1860. Photos

Acknowledgements

 Richard F. Clemente kindly provided some of the photos on this web page.

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