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Juncaceae

Juncus L.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 4 November 2017

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  1. Juncus bufonius L., Sp. Pl. (1753) 328; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 201; --Backer, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 4 (1951) 212; --Type: from Europe. Circumboreal, in the tropics confined to the montane regions. Borneo (Sabah, Mt Kinabalu), Philippines. Probably not native in Philippines (Wilson & Johnson 2001). LUZON: Benguet (Mt. Santo Tomas). Along bridle trails in the mossy forest, 1900m. Photos
  2. Juncus decipiens (Buchenau) Nakai, Veg. Kamikochi (1928) 35; --Juncus effusus var. decipiens Buchenau, Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 12 (1890) 229. India to Russia and New Guinea.
  3. Juncus effusus L., Sp. Pl. (1753) 326; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 201; --Backer, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 4 (1951) 211. Throughout the temperate zones (especially in N hemisphere), in the tropics confined to montane zone, not in Australia. Sumatra (Aceh), Peninsular Malaysia (Cameron Highlands), Java, Borneo (Sabah), Philippines, New Guinea. LUZON, MINDANAO. Wet places, pools, lake borders, 1400-3000m, locally abundant. Photos
  4. Juncus prismatocarpus R.Br., Prodr. (1810) 259; --Backer, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 4 (1951) 213.

Luzula DC.

Edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 29 October 2016

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  1. Luzula effusa Buchenau, Krit. Verz. Junc. (1880) 53, 88; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 202; --Backer, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 4 (1951) 214.
  2. Luzula philippinensis M.E.Jansen, Blumea 24 (1978) 530; --Type: Clemens 17127 (B, holo; L, UC, iso). --Luzula campestris var. australasica auct. non. (Steud.) Buchenau; --Backer, Fl. Males. ser. 1, 4 (1951) 215; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 201. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Benguet.

Literature

Backer, CA. 1951. Juncaceae. Flora Malesiana series 1, 4: 210-215

Jansen, ME. 1978. Notes on Luzula (Juncaceae) in Malesia, Tasmania, and Australia. Blumea 24: 527-532

Snogerup, S, PF Zika & J Kirschner. 2002. Taxonomic and nomenclatural notes on Juncus. Preslia 74: 247-266


Wilson, KL & LAS Johnson. 2001. The genus Juncus (Juncaceae) in Malesia and allied septate-leaved species in adjoining regions. Telopea 9: 357-397


Pelser, P.B., J.F. Barcelona & D.L. Nickrent (eds.). 2011 onwards. Co's Digital Flora of the Philippines. www.philippineplants.org

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Last updated 4 November 2017