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Dombeyaceae

Alternative classification: Malvaceae s.l. - subfam. Dombeyoideae

Pentapetaceae

Pentapetes L.

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  1. Pentapetes phoenicea L., Sp. Pl. (1753) 698; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 46. Widespread in the Asian tropics. Probably an introduced plant in the Philippines, but now thoroughly naturalized. LUZON: La Union, Cagayan, Tayabas, Bataan, Pampanga, Laguna, NEGROS, SAMAR, MINDANAO. Open, rather damp grasslands and lakeshore vegetation.

Pterospermum Schreb.

Edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 22 March 2013

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  1. Pterospermum celebicum Miq., Ill. Fl. Arch. Ind. 1 (1871) 87; --Kosterm., Reinwardtia 7 (1959) 440. Photos
  2. Pterospermum cumingii Merr. & Rolfe, PJS 3 c (1908) Bot. 113; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 49. LUZON: Pangasinan, Zambales. Dry slopes in secondary forests. Photos
  3. Pterospermum diversifolium Blume, Bijdr. (1825) 88; --Merr., Fl. Manila (1912) 330; EPFP 3 (1923) 49. Indochina, Sumatra, Peninsular Malaysia, Borneo, Java, Philippines, Moluccas. LUZON: Cagayan to Camarines, MINDORO, PALAWAN, TICAO, MASBATE, GUIMARAS, NEGROS, MINDANAO, BASILAN. Forests at low and medium elevation. Common. Photos
  4. Pterospermum elmeri Merr., PJS 7 c (1912) Bot. 304; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 50. MINDANAO: Davao (Mt Apo, Todaya). Light forests, c. 750m.
  5. Pterospermum elongatum Korth., Nederl. Kruidk. Arch. 1 (1848) 312; --Kosterm., Reinwardtia 7 (1959) 441. --Pterospermum perrinii Elmer, LPB 5 (1913) 1840; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 50; --Type: Elmer 12841 (BO), Palawan. PALAWAN. Densely forested stream depressions, c. 450m.
  6. Pterospermum longipes Merr., PJS 7 c (1912) Bot. 304; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 50. CAMIGUIN DE MINDANAO. Forests at low and medium altitudes.
  7. Pterospermum megalanthum Merr., PJS 14 (1919) 420; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 50. PANAY: Capiz (Jamindan). Forests at low elevation.
  8. Pterospermum niveum Vidal, Rev. Pl. Vasc. Filip. (1886) 67; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 50. Lanyu and Lutao (off Taiwan), Philippines: LUZON: Abra, Cagayan to Camarines, CATANDUANES, MINDORO, MINDANAO: Zamboanga, Misamis, Cotabato, Agusan. Open or secondary forests, stream gallery forests, primary forest gaps, also on limestone at low elevation. Photos
  9. Pterospermum obliquum Blanco, Fl. Filip. (1837) 529; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 50. LUZON: Ilocos Norte, Ilocos Sur, Mountain Province, Benguet, La Union, Cagayan, Nueva Ecija, Zambales. Pampanga, Bataan, Bulacan, Rizal, Laguna, Quezon, MINDORO, PALAWAN, BURIAS, GUIMARAS, SAMAR, MINDANAO: Zamboanga. Primary forests at low and medium elevation. Often common. Photos
  10. Pterospermum subpeltatum Merr., PJS 3 c (1908) Bot. 204; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 51. SAMAR, MINDANAO: Zamboanga (Sax River), Lanao, BASILAN. Forested slopes, at low and medium elevation.

Non-naturalized

  1. Dombeya wallichii (Lindl.) Benth. & Hook. ex Hook.f. & Jacks., Gen. 1 (1862) 221; --Backer & Bakh.f., Fl. Java 1 (1963) 405; --Pancho & Gruezo, Vasc. Fl. Mt Makiling 2 (2006) 427. Native of Madagascar. Introduced in the Philippines as an ornamental tree.

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