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Pittosporaceae

Citriobatus A.Cunn. & Putt. = Pittosporum

Pittosporum Banks ex Gaertn.

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  1. Pittosporum ferrugineum Aiton, Hort. Kew. ed. 2, 2 (1811) 27; --Bakker & Steen., Fl. Males. ser. 1, 5 (1957) 355. SE Asia to Australia, and Melanesia (Bismarck & Solomon Isls).
  2. Pittosporum moluccanum (Lam.) Miq., Illustr. 1 (1870) 76, excl. specim., syn. part; --Bakker &   Steen., Fl. Males. ser. 1, 5 (1957) 356, Fig. 7-8. --Pittosporum euphlebium Merr., PJS 17 (1920) 258; EPFP 2 (1923) 222. Pittosporum glaberrimum Merr., PJS 14 (1919) 402; EPFP 2 (1923) 222. --Pittosporum littorale Merr., PJS 5 c (1910) Bot. 179; EPFP 2 (1923) 222. --Pittosporum megacarpum Merr., PJS 5 c (1910) Bot. 179; EPFP 2 (1923) 222. --Pittosporum obscurinerve Merr., PJS 17 (1920) 257; EPFP 2 (1923) 222. --Pittosporum odoratum Merr., Govt. Lab. Publ. (Philipp.) 35 (1906) 16; EPFP 2 (1923) 222. --Pittosporum pulgarense Elmer, LPB 5 (1913) 1825; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 223. Taiwan, Philippines, Sulawesi (including also Saleyer & Kabaena Isls.), Moluccas (Buru & Kei Isls), Java (especially E), Lesser Sunda Isls (throughout). Photos
  3. Pittosporum pentandrum (Blanco) Merr., Govt. Lab. Publ. (Philipp.) 27 (1905) 19; EPFP 2   (1923) 222. --Pittosporum pseudostipitatum Merr., PJS 14 (1919) 401; EPFP 2 (1923) 223. Taiwan, Philippines, N Sulawesi. Parang vegetation, occasionally in rainforest, common at low and medium elevation, ascending to 2300m. Photos
  4. Pittosporum ramiflorum Zoll. ex Miq., Fl. Ind. Bat. 12 (1858) 122; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 223; --Bakker & Steen., Fl. Males. ser. 1, 5 (1957) 349, Fig. 2 Java, Borneo (Mt Kinabalu), Philippines, Sulawesi, Moluccas (Ambon; Buru; Seram), New Guinea, Solomon Isls. NEGROS, CEBU, BOHOL, MINDANAO. Photos
  5. Pittosporum ramosii Merr., PJS 5 c (1910) Bot. 180; EPFP 2 (1923) 223; --Bakker & Steen., Fl. Males. ser. 1, 5 (1957) 352. LUZON: Abra, Mountain Province. Forests, c. 1500m.
  6. Pittosporum resiniferum Hemsl., Kew Bull. (1894) 344; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 224; --Bakker & Steen., Fl. Males. ser. 1, 5 (1957) 351, Fig. 3. --Pittosporum resiniferum Hemsl. var. orbiculatum Merr. --Pittosporum acuminatissimum Merr., PJS 14 (1919) 402; EPFP 2 (1923) 221. --Pittosporum epiphyticum Merr., PJS 3 c (1908) Bot. 138; EPFP 2 (1923) 222. Philippines, Borneo (Sabah: Mt Kinabalu), Solomon Isls (Bougainville). LUZON (widespread), MINDORO, CATANDUANES, PANAY, LEYTE, MINDANAO. Photos
  7. Pittosporum spinescens (F.Muell.) L.W.Cayzer, Crisp & I.Telford, Austral. Syst. Bot. 13 (2000) 865; --Citriobatus spinescens (F.Muell.) Druce, Rep. Bot. Exch. Cl. Br. Isl. For 1916 (1917) 615; --Bakker & Steen., Fl. Males. ser. 1, 5 (1957) 362, f.9. --Citriobatus javanicus Boerl. &  Koord., Icon. Bog. 1 (1901) 5, t. 77; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 224. Philippines, N Sulawesi, SE Java, Australia (Queensland and New South Wales).  LUZON: Batangas (Mt San Pedro), MINDANAO: Davao Oriental (Mati; Galintan). Low elevation thickets and dry forests, up to 300m. Fl. Dec.-Feb. Fr. Jan.-Dec.

Literature

Bakker, K & CGGJ van Steenis. 1957. Pittosporaceae. Flora Malesiana series 1, 5: 345-362; idem 1, 6 (1972) 960-963.

Cayzer, LW, MD Crisp & IRH Telford. 2000. Revision of Pittosporum (Pittosporaceae) in Australia. Australian Systematic Botany 13: 845-902.

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