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Ochnaceae

including Medusagynaceae

Brackenridgea A.Gray

Photos
  1. Brackenridgea fascicularis (Blanco) Fern.-Villar, Nov. App. (1880) 40; --Kanis, Blumea 16 (1968) 43; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 7 (1971) 104; --Ochna fascicularis Blanco, Fl. Filip. ed. 2 (1845) 245; ibid. ed. 3, 2 (1878) 92; --Vidal, Sinopsis Atlas (1883) 19, t. 27A; Rev. Pl. Vasc. Filip. (1886) 79; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 68. Photos
  2. Brackenridgea palustris Bartell., Malpighia 15 (1901) 165, t. 10. Photos

Gomphia Schreb.

Photos
  1. Gomphia serrata (Gaertn.) Kanis, Taxon 16 (1967) 422; Blumea 16 (1968) 33; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 7   (1971) 105, Fig. 3; --Meesia serrata Gaertn., Fruct. 1 (1788) 344, t. 70, Fig. 6. --Ouratea angustifolia (Vahl) Baill. ex  Laness., Pl. Util. Col. Fr. (1886) 607; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 68. SW Peninsular India, Sri Lanka, E Thailand, Indochina, Hainan, Sumatra, Banka, Peninsular Malaysia, Karimundjawa Isls, Borneo, Philippines, Sulawesi. LUZON: Ilocos Norte, Cagayan, Zambales, Quezon, Camarines, MINDORO, CULION, BUSUANGA, PALAWAN, BALABAC, MASBATE, ROMBLON, PANAY, GUIMARAS, NEGROS, MINDANAO. Lowland primary forests, often common. Photos

Neckia Korth.

No Photos
  1. Neckia serrata Korth., Ned. Kruidk. Arch. 1 (1848) 358; --Kanis, Blumea 16 (1968) 69; Fl. Males.   1, 7 (1971) 110, Fig. 5. --Neckia philippinensis Merr. & Quisumb., PJS 82 (1954) 329, t. 2. Sumatra, Mentawei Isls, Riouw & Lingga Isls, SE Peninsular Malaysia, Borneo & CE Philippines. SAMAR.

Ouratea Aubl. =Brackenridgea

Schuurmansia Blume

No Photos
  1. Schuurmansia elegans Blume, Ann. Mus. Bot. Lugd.-Bat. 1 (1850) 177, t. 32; --Kanis, Nova   Guinea, Bot. 6 (1961) 64, Fig. 1a; Blumea 16 (1968) 75; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 7 (1971) 115. Borneo, SE Philippines, Sulawesi, Moluccas, and New Guinea.  MINDANAO: Agusan, a single collection of uncertain identity.
  2. Schuurmansia vidalii (Fern.-Villar) Merr., PJS 11 c (1916) Bot. 19; --Merr., EPFP 3 (1923) 69; --Kanis, Nova Guinea, Bot. 6 (1961) 69, Fig. 1c; Blumea 16 (1968) 76; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 7 (1971) 116; --Calophyllum vidalii Fern.-Villar in Ceron, Cat. Pl. Herb. Manila (1892) 229, plate. --Schurmansia parvifolia Merr., PJS 11 c (1916) Bot. 19. LUZON: Aurora, Camarines Sur, Sorsogon. In (mossy) forest, altitude 500 to well over 1000m, possibly also at sea-level.

Cultivated

  1. Ochna kirkii Oliv., Fl. Trop. Afr.1 (1868) 317. Photos

Acknowledgements

Danilo Tandang kindly contributed some of the photos on this webpage.

Literature

Kanis, A. 1971. Ochnaceae. Flora Malesiana series 1, 7: 97-119.

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