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Arecaceae

= Palmae

Actinorhytis H.Wendl. & Drude [Not native, not naturalized]

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser & John Paul Collantes, 13 August 2020

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  1. Actinorhytis calapparia (Blume) H.Wendl. & Drude ex Scheff., Ann. Jard. Bot. Buitenzorg 1 (1876) 156; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1923) 163; --Ptychosperma calapparia (Blume) Miq., Fl. Ned. Ind. 3 (1855) 20; --Seaforthia calapparia (Blume) Mart., Hist. Nat. Palm. 3 (1849) 313; --Areca calapparia Blume, Rumphia 2 (1843) t. 100. Not native to the Philippines. Cultivated, not naturalized.

Adonidia Becc.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 16 October 2017

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  1. Adonidia merrillii (Becc.) Becc., PJS 14 (1919) 329; --Brown & Merr., Philip Bur. Forestry Bull. 18 (1919) 15; --Veitchia merrillii (Becc.) H.E.Moore, Gentes Herb. 8 (1957) 501; --Normanbya merriilii Becc., PJS 14 (1909) Bot. 606; LPB 8 (1919) 3009; --Merr., Fl. Manila (1912) 127; --Type: Plates 30 & 31, Becc. l.c. Borneo (Sabah), Philippines. CORON, CALAMIANES, LANGEN, PALAWAN (Taytay Bay: APULIT; Brookes Point). Karst limestone formations, sandy coastal areas, often subgregarious in Coron and N Palawan. Common in cultivation worldwide as an ornamental. The genus is now reportedly known from Borneo (Sabah), fide E.S. Fernando, citing L.G. Saw, 2005, pers. com.). Conservation status: Vulnerable (DAO 2017-11). Photos 

Areca L.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 28 May 2018

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  1. Areca caliso Becc. in Elmer, LPB 8 (1919) 2998; PJS 14 (1919) 310; --Type: Elmer 11898 (FI, holo; BM, BO, CAS, K, NY, iso), Mindanao: Davao, Mt Apo, Todaya, c. 1000m, May-1909. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Sorsogon (Mt Bulusan), BILIRAN: Naval, Mt Sayao, LEYTE: Dagami, Lake Danao, Mt Pangasugan, SAMAR, MINDANAO: Davao (Mt Apo), Agusan del Norte (Mt Urdaneta), Agusan del Sur (Trento), Surigao del Sur (Tandag). Moist humus-covered soil along streams in forested slopes, 350-1000m. Apparently flowering and fruiting throughout the year. Conservation status: Near Threatened. Photos
  2. Areca camarinensis Becc., PJS 14 (1919) 309; --Type: FB 14268 Aguilar (FI, holo), Luzon: Camarines Sur Prov, Mt Isarog. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Camarines Norte (Bicol National Park), Camarines Sur (Mt Isarog). Lowland evergreen rain forest. Conservation status: Endangered (DAO 2017-11). Photos
  3. Areca catechu L., Sp. Pl. (1753) 1189, as 'cathecu'; --Blanco, Fl. Filip. (1837) 714; Fl. Filip. 2 (1845) 494; Fl. Filip. 3, 3 (1879) 129; --Miq., Fl. Ind. Bat. 3 (1855) 8; --S.Vidal, Sinopsis Atlas (1883) 42; --Naves, Novis. App. (1882) 278; --Becc., PJS 3 (1908) Bot. 340; PJS 6 (1911) Bot. 229; --Merr., PJS 1 (1906) Suppl. 32; Fl. Manila (1912) 128; Sp. Blancoanae (1918) 89; --Becc., LPB 8 (1919) 2997; PJS 14 (1919) 304; --Brown & Merr., Philip. Bur. Forestry Bull. 18 (1919) 20; --Batuyong et al., Biodiversitas 21 (2020) 3973. --Areca alba “Rumph;” Naves Novis. App. (1882) 278. --Areca catechu var. alba Blume, Rumphia 2 (1839) 68. --Areca catechu var. batanensis Becc., PJS 14 (1919) 304; --Type: BS 3824 Fénix (FI, holo; US, iso), Batan: Basco, along a mountain stream. --Areca catechu var. longicarpa Becc., PJS 6 c (1911) Bot. 229; PJS 14 (1919) 304; --Type: BS 10470 McGregor, Polillo, Probably from planted trees. --Areca catechu var. portoricensis Becc. --Areca catechu var. semisilvatica Becc. --Areca catechu var. silvatica Becc., PJS 14 (1919) 304; --Type: Merrill 9447 (FI, holo; US, iso), Palawan: near Lake Manguao, in primary forest at a place where an old trail crosses a small stream. --Areca macrocarpa Becc., PJS 4 (1909) Bot. 601; PJS 14 (1919) 306; --Type: FB 9103 Whitford & Hutchinson (FI, holo), Mindanao: Zamboanga del Sur Prov, Port Banga, Jan-1908. Old World Tropics generally, introduced in the New World. Generally cultivated throughout the settled areas of the Philippines, in some places spontaneous. SABTANG, BATAN, LUZON: Bataan, Cagayan, Camarines Norte, Ilocos Norte, Isabela, Laguna, Quezon, Rizal, PALAWAN, MINDANAO: Zamboanga peninsula, Zamboanga del Sur, Misamis Occidental, SAMAR. Thought to be possibly indigenous in the Philippines, having been found once spontaneous in primary forests in Palawan. Conservation status: Least Concern. Photos
  4. Areca costulata Becc., PJS 14 (1919) 310; --Type: BS 15236 Ramos (FI, holo; K, iso), Leyte: Dagami. Endemic to the Philippines. LEYTE, DINAGAT, MINDANAO: Surigao del Sur (Diwata Mtns), SAMAR. Low and medium elevation primary forests. Conservation status: Near Threatened. Photos
  5. Areca hutchinsoniana Becc., PJS 14 (1919) 312. --Areca mammillata Becc. var. mindanaoensis Becc., PJS 4c (1909) 602; --Type: FB 9141 Whitford & Hutchinson (FI, holo), Mindanao: Zamboanga del Sur Prov, Port Banga, 20m. Endemic to the Philippines. SIASI, BASILAN (Maliqui; Mt Bulanting), MINDANAO: Zamboanga del Sur (Port Banga; Kabasalan, Dipala; Muralong Mt.; Malangas), Zamboanga del Norte (Malayal; Siocon, Laclacan); Lanao. Low to medium elevation primary forests. Conservation status: Vulnerable (DAO 2017-11).
  6. Areca ipot Becc. in Elmer, LPB 2 (1909) 639; --Batuyong et al., Biodiversitas 21 (2020) 3973; --Type: Elmer 9292 (FI, lecto; BM, BO, NSW, NY, isolecto), Luzon: Quezon Prov, Lucban. --Areca catechu L. var. humilis Blanco, Fl. Filip. ed. 2 (1837) 716. --Areca ipot Becc. var. polillensis Becc., PJS 6 c (1911) 229; --Type: 6938 Robinson (FI, holo; BM, iso), Polillo. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Aurora, Ilocos Norte, Laguna, Quezon, POLILLO. Forest along streams at low and medium elevation. Also planted in and about towns. Conservation status: Vulnerable (DAO 2017-11). Photos
  7. Areca parens Becc., PJS 14 (1909) 307; --Type: FB 21712 Peñas, Soriano & Abellanosa (FI, holo), Luzon: Camarines Prov, 23-Apr-1914. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Camarines Norte (Mt Labo), Camarines Sur (Bicol National Park). In lowland forests, often in damp, semi-swampy areas, also along streams, up to 600m. Conservation status: Critically Endangered (DAO 2017-11). Photos
  8. Areca triandra Roxb. ex Buch.-Ham., Mem. Wern. Nat. Hist. Soc. 5 (1826) 310. India to W and C Malesia, Philippines.
  9. Areca vidaliana Becc., PJS 2 c (1907) Bot. 222; --Type: Vidal 3955 (FI, holo; K, iso), Paragua (Palawan). --Areca mammillata Becc., PJS 2 c (1907) Bot. 220; --Type: FB 3816 Curran (FI, holo), Palawan: Sariban River. Balembangan, Banggi, SW Philippines. BUSUANGA, PALAWAN (Puerto Princesa: St Paul’s Bay National Park, Mt Beaufort; Mt Binohan; Bagumbayan; Brookes Point, Aribungos). Lowland swampy forest, also on forested slopes. Conservation status: Vulnerable (DAO 2017-11). Photos
  10. Areca whitfordii Becc., PJS 2 c (1907) Bot. 219; PJS 14 (1919) 306; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 169; --Type: Whitford 1372 (FI, holo), Mindoro: Mindoro Oriental Prov, Bongabon River. --Areca whitfordii Becc. var. luzonensis Becc., PJS 14 (1919) 306; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 169; --Type: BS 11384 McGregor (FI, holo; BM, iso), Luzon: Nueva Vizcaya Prov, Dupax. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Cagayan (Mt Narig), Isabela (Palanan), Nueva Vizcaya, Sorsogon, MINDORO: Mindoro Oriental (Bongabon River). Semi-swampy forests at low elevation. Conservation status: Near Threatened. Photos

Arenga Labill.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 18 August 2017

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  1. Arenga brevipes Becc., Malesia 3 (1889) 95; --Type: from Borneo. Sumatra, Borneo, Philippines. PALAWAN: Puerto Princesa, St Paul’s Bay National Park; Aborlan, Talakaigan Watershed. Low elevation forests. Conservation status: Other Threatened Species (DAO 2017-11). Photos
  2. Arenga distincta Mogea, Reinwardtia 12 (2004) 182. Borneo, Philippines. PALAWAN: Lipuun (Mendoza 91193, L).
  3. Arenga pinnata (Wurmb.) Merr., Interpr. Herb. Amboin. (1917) 119; --Saguerus pinnatus Wurmb, Verh. Batav. Genootsch. Kunsten 1 (1779) 351. --Caryota onusta Blanco, Fl. Filip. (1837) 741. S China, Indochina, Sumatra, Peninsular Malaysia, Java, Philippines, Sulawesi, Ambon. LUZON: Rizal, Laguna (Mt Makiling), Cavite, Quezon (Mt Banahaw de Lucban), POLILLO, BOHOL (Bilar), BILIRAN, MINDANAO. Widely cultivated and abundant in some forested areas, but never venturing far from human settlements. It has all the apprarance of an introduced palm that has become naturalized. Sugar palm, kaong, kabo-negro. Conservation status: Least Concern. Photos
  4. Arenga tremula (Blanco) Becc., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 612; --Merr. Sp. Blancoanae (1918) 87; --Brown & Merr., Philip. Bur. Forestry Bull. 18 (1919) 34; --Didymosperma tremulum (Blanco) Wendl. & Drude, Kerch. Palm. (1878) 243; --Wallichia tremula (Blanco) Mart., Hist. Nat. Palm. 3 (1849) 315; Naves Novis. App. (1882) 280; --S.Vidal, Rev. Pl. Vasc. Filip. (1886) 279; --Caryota tremula Blanco Fl. Filip. (1837) 744; Fl. Filip. ed. 2 (1845) 512; Fl. Filip. ed. 3, 3 (1879) 144; --Merr. in Govt. Lab. Publ. (Philip.) 27 (1905) 88. --Saguerus mindorensis (Becc.) O.F.Cook, Invent. Seeds Import. U. S. Dept. Agr. 33 (1915) 10; --Arenga mindorensis Becc. in Perk., Frag. Fl. Philip. (1904) 48; Webbia 1 (1905) 329; PJS 14 (1919) 355; --Type: Merrill 1790 (?holo), Mindoro: Mindoro Oriental Prov, Calapan. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Bataan, Laguna (Mt Makiling; Calauan), Quezon (Mauban; Pagbilao; Unisan; Atimonan), Batangas (Lobo), Camarines Sur (Liguanan), MINDORO: Mindoro Oriental (Calapan), MINDANAO: Davao. Low elevation thickets and secondary forests, occurring in large clumps. Conservation status: Near Threatened. Photos
  5. Arenga undulatifolia Becc., Malesia 3 (1886) 92; --Saguerus undulatifolius (Becc.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2 (1891) 736. --Arenga ambong Becc., PJS 2 c (1907) Bot. 229; --Type: Copeland 1681 (FI, holo), Mindanao: Zamboanga, San Ramon. Borneo, Philippines, Sulawesi. LUZON: Quezon, Sorsogon, PALAWAN (Puerto Princesa; Irawan; Aborlan, Mt Tabiey; Brookes Point, Aribungos & Addison’s Peak), BALABAC, SULU, BASILAN, MINDANAO: Zamboanga (San Ramon), Zamboanga del Norte (Baliguian). Low elevation forests. Conservation status: Near Threatened. Photos

Calamus L.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser & John Paul Collantes, 30 August 2020

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  1. Calamus aidae Fernando, Gard. Bull. Sing. 41 (1988) 49; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 70; --Adorador & Fernando, Phytotaxa 447 (2020) 101; --Type: Baja-Lapis 123 (K, holo; LBC, iso), Samar: Western Samar Prov, Basey, Guirang, Rawis, 24-May-1984. Endemic to the Philippines. BILIRAN, DINAGAT, LUZON: Sorsogon, MINDANAO: Agusan del Sur, Surigao del Norte, Surigao del Sur, NEGROS, SAMAR. Dipterocarp forest, 50-500m. Conservation status: Near Threatened. Photos
  2. Calamus arugda Becc., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 622; PJS 14 (1919) 352; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 147; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 78; --Type: FB 6649 Klemme (FI, holo), Luzon: Cagayan Prov, Lalloc, 50m, Apr-1907. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Cagayan, Ifugao, Isabela. Low elevation primary forests. Conservation status: Near Threatened.
  3. Calamus balerensis Fernando, Gard. Bull. Sing. 41 (1989) 51; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 88; --Type: Fernando 478 (LBC, holo; K, iso), Luzon: Aurora Prov, Baler, 13-Apr-1985. LUZON: Aurora. In forest over ultramafics with large boulders, facing the sea, c. 50m. Thus far known only from two collections from the general vicinity of the type locality. Conservation status: Endangered (DAO 2017-11).
  4. Calamus batanensis (Becc.) Baja-Lapis, Sylvatrop 12 (1987) 73; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 95; --Calamus siphonospathus Mart. var. batanensis Becc., PJS 3 c (1908) 342; --Type: BS 3611 Fénix (FI, holo), Batan: Mt Iraya, May/Jun-1907. Taiwan, Philippines. BATAN (Mt Iraya). Lowland forest. Conservation status: Critically Endangered (DAO 2017-11). Photos
  5. Calamus bicolor Becc. in Elmer, LPB 8 (1919) 3055; PJS 14 (1919) 356; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 147; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 97; --Type: Elmer 10541 (FI, holo; BM, BO, CAL, CAS, F, G, K, L, MO, NY, P, S, US, iso), Mindanao: Davao Prov, Mt Apo, Todaya, 1300m, May-1909. Endemic to the Philippines. MINDANAO: Zamboanga, Davao. Primary forests, 1200-1800m. Conservation status: Near Threatened.
  6. Calamus caesius Blume, Rumphia 3 (1847) 57; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 107; --Type: from Borneo. Borneo, Peninsular Malaysia, Sumatra, Thailand, Philippines. PALAWAN. Conservation status: Endangered (DAO 2017-11).
  7. Calamus carsicola Adorador & Fernando, Phytotaxa 447 (2020) 89; --Type: Adorador 072 (PNH, holo; K, LBC, iso), Samar: Eastern Samar Prov, Taft, Brgy San Rafael, 10-Feb-2016. Endemic to the Philippines. SAMAR, SIARGAO. Conservation status: Critically Endangered B2 b(iii, iv, v) c(iv) (Adorador & Fernando 2020). Photos
  8. Calamus cumingianus Becc., Rec. Bot. Surv. India 2 (1902) 210; PJS 14 (1919) 351; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 147; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 134; --Type: Cuming 762 (K, holo; BM, FI, iso), Luzon: Tayabas. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Quezon, MINDANAO: Agusan del Norte. Low and medium elevation primary forests. Conservation status: Near Threatened.
  9. Calamus diepenhorstii Miq., Fl. Ind. Bat. Suppl. (1861) 594; --Ann. Bot. Gard. Calcutta 11 (1908) 96; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 145; --Type: from Indonesia. --Calamus diepenhorstii var. exulans Becc., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 627; PJS 6 c (1911) Bot. 230; PJS 14 (1919) 350; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 147; --Type: FB 756 Foxworthy (PNH, holo, lost; FI, lecto), Palawan: Mt Victoria, 25-Mar-1906. Borneo, Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore, Sumatra, Thailand, Philippines. LUZON: Quezon, POLILLO, PALAWAN. Low elevation primary forests.
  10. Calamus discolor C.Mart., Hist. Nat. Palms 3 (1838) 341; --Becc., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 635; PJS 14 (1919) 350; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 148; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 149; --Adorador & Fernando, Phytotaxa 447 (2020) 101; --Type: Haenke s.n. (M, holo), Philippines. --Calamus discolor var. negrosensis Becc., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 635; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 148; --Type: FB 12432 Danao (PNH, holo, lost; FI, lecto), Negros: Cadiz, 50m, 10-Mar-1908. Endemic to the Philippines. CATANDUANES, CEBU, DINAGAT, LUZON: Apayao, Aurora, Cagayan, Camarines Sur, Isabela, Laguna, Quezon, Sorsogon, MASBATE, MINDANAO: Agusan, Bukidnon, Davao, Davao Oriental, Surigao, MINDORO, NEGROS, SAMAR, SIARGAO. Photos
  11. Calamus erinaceus (Becc.) Becc., Ann. Roy. Bot. Gard. Calcutta 12(1) (1911) 232, auct. non Dransf.; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 159; --Daemonorops erinacea Becc., Rec. Bot. Surv. India 2 (1902) 225; --Type: from Borneo. Borneo, Cambodia, Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore, Sumatra, Thailand, Philippines. LEYTE, LUZON, MINDANAO, PALAWAN, SAMAR. Photos
  12. Calamus filispadix Becc., PJS 6 c (1911) 230; PJS 14 (1919) 350; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 148; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 169; --Type: FB 10630 Curran (PNH, holo, lost; FI, lecto), Luzon: Albay Prov, Adlumay Hills, Jun-1908. --Calamus pulgarensis Becc., nom. nud., in sched.; --Voucher: Elmer 12769 (L, P, U), Palawan: Puerto Princesa, Mt Pulgar, Mar-1911. Endemic to the Philippines. CATANDUANES, LUZON: Rizal, Quezon, Camarines, Sorsogon, MASBATE, MINDANAO: Agusan, PALAWAN, POLILLO, SAMAR. Low and medium elevation forests, ascending to 1200m. Conservation status: Near Threatened. Photos
  13. Calamus javensis Blume, Rumphia 3 (1837) 62; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 217; --Type: from Java. Borneo, Java, Myanmar, Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore, Sumatra, Thailand, Philippines. DINAGAT (photos), PALAWAN. Conservation status: Vulnerable (DAO 2017-11). Photos
  14. Calamus loherianus (Becc.) W.J.Baker, Phytotaxa 197 (2015) 145; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 251; --Daemonorops loheriana Becc., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 637; --Ann. Roy. Bot. Gard. (Calcutta) 12(1) (1911) 104; --Type: Loher 7073 (K, holo; FI, iso), Luzon, Rizal Prov, Siya Bundok, Jun-1905. --Calamus pannosus (Becc.) W.J.Baker, Phytotaxa 197 (2015) 147; --Daemonorops pannosa Becc. in Elmer, LPB 8 (1919) 3033; --Type: Elmer 11600 (FI, holo; BM, BO, CAS, F, GH, K, L, NY, P, S, US, iso), Mindanao: Davao Prov, Mt Apo, Todaya, Mainit Creek, 1219m, May-1909. --Calamus oligolepis (Becc.) W.J.Baker, Phytotaxa 197 (2015) 147; --Daemonorops oligolepis Becc. in Elmer, LPB 8 (1919) 3035; --Type: Elmer 11757 (FI, holo; BM, BO, CAS, F, GH, K, L, NY, P, US, iso), Mindanao: Davao, Mt Apo, Todaya, junction of Colon Creek with Baruring River, 1143m, May-1909. --Calamus urdanetanus (Becc.) W.J.Baker, Phytotaxa 197 (2015) 149; --Daemonorops urdanetana Becc., LPB 8 (1919) 3038; --Type: Elmer 14201 (FI, holo; BO, CAS, F, GH, K, L, NY, P, S, US, iso), Mindanao: Agusan Prov, Cabadbaran, Mt Urdaneta, 1676m, Oct-1912. Endemic to Luzon. LUZON, MINDANAO: Agusan del Norte (Mt Urdaneta), Davao (Mt Apo), SAMAR.
  15. Calamus longipes Griff., Calcutta J. Nat. Hist. 5 (1845) 68; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 253; --Daemonorops longipes (Griff.) C.Mart., Hist. Nat. Palm. 3 (1853) 329. --Daemonorops virescens Becc., Fragm. Fl. Philipp. 1 (1904) 47; --Type: Merrill 868 (PNH, holo; FI, iso), Palawan: San Antonio Bay, Feb-1903. Borneo, Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore, Sumatra, Philippines. PALAWAN. Conservation status: Other Threatened Species (DAO 2017-11).
  16. Calamus malawaliensis Dransf., Kew Bull. 36 (1982) 805; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 265; --Type: from Borneo. Borneo, Philippines. PALAWAN. Conservation status: Near Threatened.
  17. Calamus manillensis (C.Mart.) H.Wendl. in Kerch., Palm. (1878) 237; --Becc. in Elmer, LPB 8 (1919) 3052; PJS 14 (1919) 352; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 268; --Palmijuncus manillensis (Mart.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2 (1891) 733; --Daemonorops manillensis Mart., Hist. Nat. Palm 3 (1849) 330; --Type: Gaudichaud s.n. (P, holo; FI, iso), Manilla. --Calamus trispermus Becc. in Perkins, Fragm. Fl. Philipp. 1 (1904) 46; --Type: Merrill 1645 (B, holo, lost; FI, lecto), Luzon: Rizal Prov, Antipolo, Feb-1903. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Cagayan, Nueva Vizcaya, Quezon, Rizal, DINAGAT, MINDANAO: Davao, Agusan, Surigao. Conservation status: Near Threatened (as Calamus manillensis sensu stricto). Photos
  18. Calamus marginatus (Blume) C.Mart., Hist. Nat. Palm. 3 (1849) 342; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 269; --Daemonorops marginata Blume, Rumphia 3 (1847) 24; --Type: from Borneo. Sumatra, Borneo, Philippines. PALAWAN. Conservation status: Near Threatened.
  19. Calamus megaphyllus Becc., Ann. Roy. Bot. Gard. (Calcutta) 11(App.) (1913) 66; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 271; --Type: Elmer 11878 (FI, holo; CAL, CAS, F, G, K, L, NY, P, S, US, iso), Mindanao: Davao Prov, Todaya, Mt Apo, 914m. Endemic to the Philippines. LEYTE, MINDANAO: Agusan, Davao. Forests, up to 900m, SAMAR. Conservation status: Near Threatened. Photos
  20. Calamus melanochaetes (Blume) Miq., Verh. Kon. Akad. Wetensch., Afd. Natuurk. 11 (1868) 28; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 374; --Daemonorops melanochaetes Blume, Syst. Veg., ed. 15 bis 7 (1830) 1333; --Type: from Java. --Calamus jenkinsianus Griff., Calcutta J. Nat. Hist. 5 (1913) 81; --Baker, Phytotaxa 204 (2015) 235; --Type: from India. --Daemonorops margaritae (Hance) Becc., Rec. Bot. Surv. India 2 (1902) 220; --Calamus margaritae Hance, J. Bot. 12 (1874) 266; --Type: from China. --Daemonorops margaritae var. palawanica Becc., Ann. Roy. Bot. Gard. (Calcutta) 12(1) (1911) 57; --Type: FB 899 Foxworthy (PNH, holo, lost; US, lecto), Palawan: Iwahig, May-1906. Andaman Isls, Bangladesh, Borneo, Cambodia, China, India, Java, Laos, Lesser Sunda Isls, Myanmar, Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore, Sumatra, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam, Philippines. PALAWAN. Low elevation forests. Rare. Conservation status: Vulnerable (DAO 2017-11, as Calamus jenkinsianus).
  21. Calamus melanorhynchus Becc., Ann. Roy. Bot. Gard. (Calcutta) 11(App.) (1913) 30; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 280; --Type: Elmer 11708 (FI, holo; CAL, CAS, F, G, GH, K, L, MICH, MO, NY, P, S, US, iso), Mindanao, Davao Prov, Todaya, Mt Apo, 1200m, Jun-1909. Endemic to the Philippines. MINDANAO: Davao (Mt Apo). Forest, c. 1200m. Conservation status: Near Threatened.
  22. Calamus microsphaerion Becc. in Perkins, Frag. Fl. Philip. (1904) 45; --PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 627; PJS 14 (1919) 353; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 151; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 286; --Type: Merrill 507 (B, holo, lost; FI, lecto; US, isolecto), Culion: Halsey Harbor, 16-Dec-1902. --Calamus ramulosus Becc. in Perkins, Fragm. Fl. Philipp. 1 (1904) 46; --Type: Merrill 2070 (B, holo, lost; FI, lecto), Luzon, Quezon Prov, Guinayangan. --Calamus microsphaerion var. spinosior Becc., PJS 14 c (1919) 354; --Type: Merrill 9247 (FI, lecto; BM, CAL, F, L, MO, NY, P, US, iso), Palawan: Taytay, Apr-1913. Borneo, Philippines. BUSUANGA, CULION, LUZON: Quezon, MINDORO, PALAWAN, PANAY.
  23. Calamus mitis Becc., PJS 3 c (1909) 341; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 290; --Type: BS 4075 Fénix (PNH, holo, lost; FI, lecto; US, isolecto), Camiguin de Babuyanes: Jun/Jul-1907. --Calamus elmerianus Becc. in Elmer, LPB 2 (1909) 647; PJS 14 (1919) 353; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 148; --Type: Elmer 9298 (FI, holo; BO, F, G, K, L, LE, NY, US), Quezon Prov, Lucban, May-1907. Endemic to the Philippines. Throughout the Philippines. BATANES, BABUYAN, DINAGAT, LUZON: Quezon, MINDANAO: Davao, Agusan, SAMAR. Photos
  24. Calamus moseleyanus Becc., Rec. Bot. Surv. India 2 (1902) 211; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 295; --Type: Moseley s.n. (K, holo; FI, iso), Malanipa Island, Jan/Feb-1875. --Calamus spinifolius Becc., Rec. Bot. Surv. India 2 (1902) 202; --Type: Vidal 3954 (K, holo; FI, iso), Panay: Iloilo Prov, Igbaras. --Calamus subinermis Wendl. ex Becc., Rec. Bot. Surv. India 2 (1902) 212. --Calamus mindorensis Becc., PJS 2 c (1907) 235; --Type: McGregor 309 (K, holo; FI, US, iso), Mindoro: Balete, Baco River, Apr/May-1905. --Calamus reyesianus Becc., PJS 2 c (1907) 237; --Type: Reyes s.n. (PNH, holo, lost; FI, lecto), Luzon: Quezon Prov, Unisan, Oct-1904. --Calamus jenningsianus Becc., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 623; --Type: FB 4400 Merritt (FI, holo), Mindoro: Mindoro Oriental Prov, Mt Halcon, 1500m, Jun-1906. --Calamus grandifolius Becc., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 629; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 149; --Type: Loher 7088 (K, holo; FI, iso), Luzon: Laguna Prov, Mt Banahaw. --Calamus viridissimus Becc., Ann. Roy. Bot. Gard. (Calcutta) 11(App.) (1913) 84; --Type: Elmer 11938 (FI, holo; A, BM, CAL, CAS, F, G, K, L, MICH, NY, P, S, US, iso), Mindanao: Davao Prov, Todaya, Mt Apo, 300m, Jul-1909. --Calamus multinervis Becc., Ann. Roy. Bot. Gard. (Calcutta) 11(App.) (1913) 88; --Type: Elmer 11955 (FI, lecto; A, BM, CAS, F, L, MO, NY, P, S, US, isolecto), Mindanao: Davao Prov, Todaya, Mt Apo, May-1909. Borneo, Philippines. BASILAN, CATANDUANES, LUZON: Laguna, Quezon, MALANIPA, MINDANAO: Davao (Mt Apo), Zamboanga, MINDORO, PALAWAN, PANAY, SAMAR. Photos
  25. Calamus oblongus Reinw. ex Blume, Syst. Veg., ed. 15 bis 7 (1830) 1323; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 315; --Type: from Java. Photos
  26. Calamus ochrolepis (Becc.) W.J.Baker, Phytotaxa 197 (2015) 147; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 323; --Daemonorops ochrolepis Becc. in Perkins, Fragm. Fl. Philipp. 1 (1904) 47; --Type: Merrill 2069 (FI, holo), Luzon: Tayabas Prov, Guinayangan. --Daemonorops ochrolepis Becc. var. radulosus Becc., Ann. Roy. Bot. Gard. (Calcutta) 12 (1912) 162; --Type: FB 10190 Curran (FI, lecto; US, isolecto), Luzon, Quezon Prov, Mauban, 1200-1500m, Mar-1908. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Ilocos Norte, Nueva Ecija, Rizal, Laguna, Quezon, Sorsogon, POLILLO, CATANDUANES, BILIRAN, PANAY, LEYTE, MINDANAO, SAMAR. Primary forests at low and medium elevation, ascending to 1200m. Common. Photos
  27. Calamus ornatus Blume ex Schult.f., Syst. Veg., ed. 15 bis 7, 2 (1830) 1326; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 328; --Type: from Java. --Calamus ornatus var. philippinensis Becc., Webbia 1 (1905) 346; --Type: Loher 1387 (K, holo; FI, iso), Luzon. --Calamus ornatus var. pulverulentus Fernando, Gard. Bull. Sing. 41 (1988) 53; --Type: Fernando 599 (LBC, holo; K, iso), Mindanao: Zamboanga del Norte Prov, La Paz, 4-Jul-1986. Borneo, Java, Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore, Sulawesi, Sumatra, Thailand, Philippines. LUZON: Cagayan, Isabela, Bataan, Rizal, Laguna, Quezon, Sorsogon, POLILLO, MINDORO, NEGROS, PANAY, LEYTE, MINDANAO: Davao, Surigao, Zamboanga del Norte, PALAWAN, BASILAN, SAMAR. Photos
  28. Calamus pedicellaris (Becc.) W.J.Baker, Phytotaxa 197 (2015) 148; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 342; --Daemonorops pedicellaris Becc., LPB 8 (1919) 3040; --Type: Elmer 14132 (FI, lecto; BO, CAS, F, GH, K, L, NY, P, S, US, isolecto), Mindanao, Agusan Prov, Cabadbaran, Mt Urdaneta, Oct-1912. Endemic to the Philippines. BASILAN, LEYTE, MINDANAO: Lanao, Davao, Agusan, NEGROS (photos) SAMAR. Primary forests on ridges, c. 650-1250m. Photos
  29. Calamus plicatus Blume, Rumphia 3 (1847) 67; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 353; --Type: from Borneo. Borneo, Peninsular Malaysia, Singapore, Sumatra, Thailand, Philippines. MINDANAO.
  30. Calamus politus (Fernando) W.J.Baker, Phytotaxa 197 (2015) 148; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 358; --Daemonorops polita Fernando, Gard. Bull. Sing. 41 (1988) 56; --Type: Fernando 575 (LBC, holo; BH, K, iso), Mindanao: Zamboanga peninsula, La Paz, 2-Jul-1986. Endemic to the Philippines. MINDANAO: Zamboanga. In dipterocarp forest, c. 600-800m. Conservation status: Near Threatened.
  31. Calamus samian Becc., Ann. Roy. Bot. Gard. (Calcutta) 11(App.) (1913) 92; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 392; --Type: Elmer 11336 (FI, holo; CAL, CAS, F, GH, K, L, MICH, MO, NY, P, S, US, iso), Mindanao: Davao Prov, Todaya, Mt Apo, 1400m, Jul-1909. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Sorsogon, LEYTE, MINDANAO: Davao. Primary forests, c. 1300m. Conservation status: Near Threatened.
  32. Calamus scipionum Lour., Fl. Cochinch. (1790) 210; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 401; --Type: from Malaysia. Borneo, Peninsular Malaysia, Sumatra, Thailand, Philippines. MINDANAO, PALAWAN. Conservation status: Near Threatened. Photos
  33. Calamus siphonospathus Mart. ex Walp., Ann. Bot. Syst. 3 (1852) 491; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 409; --Palmijuncus siphonospathus (Mart. ex Walp.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2 (1891) 734; --Type: Perrottet s.n. (P, holo), Manilla, 1819. --Calamus microcarpus Becc., Rec. Bot. Surv. India 2 (1902) 213, PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 627; PJS 14 (1919) 356; LPB 8 (1919) 3055; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 150; --Type: Vidal 3952 (K, holo; FI, iso), Luzon: Camarines Sur Prov, Mar-1886. --Calamus dimorphacanthus Becc., Rec. Bot. Surv. India 2 (1902) 214; PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 631; PJS 14 (1919) 355; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 148; --Type: Vidal 3956 (FI, holo, K, iso), Panay: Iloilo Prov, Igbaras, Apr-1887. --Calamus siphonospathus var. sublevis Becc., Webbia 1 (1905) 354; --Type: Whitford 308 (FI, lecto, US, isolecto), Luzon: Bataan Prov, Lamao River, Mt Mariveles, 22-May-1904. --Calamus siphonospathus var. oligolepis Becc., Webbia 1 (1905) 353; --Type: Warburg s.n. (B, holo, lost; FI, lecto), Luzon: Samplor, 1888. --Calamus siphonospathus var. polylepis Becc., Webbia 1 (1905) 354; --Type: Vidal 4068 (FI, holo), Morong, San Isidro, 1887. --Calamus siphonospathus var. farinosus Becc., Ann. Roy. Bot. Gard. (Calcutta) 11 (1908) 474; --Type: Loher 1375 (K, holo), Luzon: Simutan. --Calamus dimorphacanthus var. montalbanicus Becc., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 631; PJS 14 (1919) 355; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 148; --Type: Loher 7085 (K, holo; FI, iso), Luzon: Rizal Prov, Montalban, Mt Batay, 1380m, 18-Apr-1905. --Calamus dimorphacanthus var. zambalensis Becc., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 632; PJS 14 (1919) 355; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 148; --Type: FB 8412 Curran & Merritt. (FI, holo; US, iso), Luzon: Zambales Prov, Mt Tapulao, 2000m, Nov/Dec-1907. --Calamus microcarpus var. diminutus Becc., PJS 14 (1919) 356; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 151; --Type: BS Ramos 16599 (FI, holo), Luzon: Laguna Prov, San Antonio, Sep/Oct-1912. --Calamus dimorphacanthus var. halconensis (Becc.) Baja-Lapis, Sylvatrop 12 (1987) 73; --Calamus halconensis Becc., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 633; PJS 14 (1919) 356; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 149; --Type: FB 4399 Merritt (FI, lecto), Mindoro: Mindoro Oriental Prov, Mt Halcon, 1500m, 15-27 Jun-1906. --Calamus microcarpus var. longiocrea Baja-Lapis, Sylvatrop 12 (1987) 68; --Type: Madulid et al. 5280 (K, holo; PNH, iso), Luzon: Ifugao Prov, Mayoyao, Mt Botak, 21-May-1983. --Calamus dimorphacanthus var. benguetensis Baja-Lapis, Sylvatrop 12 (1987) 72; --Type: Elmer 6238 (K, holo; BM, FI, L, P, US, iso), Luzon: Benguet Prov, Mt Santo Tomas, May-1905. --Calamus siphonospathus var. dransfieldii Baja-Lapis, Sylvatrop 12 (1987) 80; --Type: from Sulawesi. Sulawesi, Philippines. LEYTE, LUZON: Bataan, Benguet, Cagayan, Camarines Sur, Ifugao, Isabela, Laguna, Pampanga, Quezon, Rizal, Sorsogon, Zambales, MINDORO, MINDANAO: Agusan, Davao (Mt Apo), Lanao, PANAY, POLILLO, SAMAR, SIBUYAN. Photos
  34. Calamus symphysipus C.Mart., Hist. Nat. Palm. 3 (1849) 336; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 426; --Type: from Indonesia. Moluccas, Sulawesi, Philippines. LUZON: Sorsogon, CATANDUANES, BUCAS GRANDE, MINDANAO: Agusan, SAMAR. Primary forests up to 900m. Conservation status: Near Threatened. Photos
  35. Calamus usitatus Blanco, Fl. Filip. (1837) 265; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 426; --Type: Merrill Species Blancoanae 682 (BM, neo; A, CAL, F, GH, MO, NY, P, US), Luzon: Bulacan Prov, Angat, Dec-1914. --Calamus blancoi Kunth, Enum. 3 (1841) 595; --Becc., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 635; PJS 14 (1919) 349; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 147; --Palmijuncus blancoi (Kunth) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2 (1891) 733; --Calamus gracilis Blanco, Fl. Filip. (1837) 267, nom. illeg., auct. non Roxb.; --Type: Merrill Species Blancoanae 791 (K, neo; A, CAL, F, GH, MO, NY, P, US, isoneo), Luzon: Batangas Prov, Mt Batulao, Feb-1915. --Palmijuncus haenkeanus (Mart.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2 (1891) 733; --Calamus haenkeanus Mart., Hist. Nat. Palm. 3 (1838) 212; --Type: Haenke s.n. (BR, holo; M, iso), Luzon: Sorsogon Prov. --Calamus meyenianus Schauer, Nov. Actorum Acad. Caes. Leop.-Carol. Nat. Cur. 19 (Suppl. 1) (1843) 425; --Type: Calléry s.n. (FI, neo; P, isoneo), Luzon: Pangasinan Prov, San Mateo, Mt Masiqui. --Palmijuncus brevifrons (Mart. ex Walp.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2 (1891) 733; --Calamus brevifrons Mart. ex Walp., Ann. Bot. Syst. 3 (1852) 488; --Type: Haenke s.n. (BR, holo), Luzon. --Calamus usitatus var. major (Becc.) Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 154; --Calamus mollis var. major Becc., Webbia 1 (1905) 345; --Type: Meyer 2499 (FI, holo), Luzon: Batan Prov, Lamao River, Mt Mariveles. --Calamus usitatus Blanco var. palawanicus (Becc.) Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 154; --Calamus mollis var. palawanicus Becc., PJS 2 c (1907) 233; --Type: Curran 3613 (FI, holo), Palawan: Feb-1906. Borneo, Philippines. LEYTE, LUZON: Bataan, Batangas, Bulacan, Ilocos Norte, Pangasinan, Sorsogon, Zambales, MINDANAO: Zamboanga, SAMAR, PALAWAN. Low elevation forests. Conservation status: Least Concern. Photos
  36. Calamus vidalianus Becc., Rec. Bot. Surv. India 2 (1902) 212; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 448; --Type: Vidal 938 (K, holo; FI, iso), Luzon: Quezon Prov, Unisan, Jan-1884. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Nueva Ecija, Bataan, Rizal, Quezon, Camarines, PANAY, SAMAR. Low and medium elevation primary forests. Conservation status: Near Threatened. Photos
  37. Calamus vinosus Becc., LPB 8 (1919) 3061; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 452; --Type: Elmer 14158 (FI, holo; BM, BO, CAL, CAS, F, G, GH, K, L, NY, P, S, UC, US, iso), Mindanao: Agusan del Norte Prov, Mt Urdaneta, 1448m, Oct-1912. Endemic to the Philippines. MINDANAO: Agusan del Norte (Mt Hilong-hilong). Forested ridges, c. 1450m. Conservation status: Critically Endangered (DAO 2017-11).
  38. Calamus warayanus Adorador & Fernando, Phytotaxa 447 (2020) 97; --Type: Adorador 055 (PNH, holo; LBC, iso), Samar: Samar Prov, Paranas, Brgy Tenani, 6-Feb-2016. Endemic to the Philippines. SAMAR. Conservation status: Critically Endangered B2 a, b(iii, iv) (Adorador & Fernando 2020). Photos
  39. Calamus zollingeri Becc., Rec. Bot. Surv. India 2 (1902) 199; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 465; --Type: from Sulawesi (lecto). Moluccas, New Guinea, Sulawesi, Philippines. Photos

    Uncertain name:

  40. Calamus maximus Blanco, Fl. Filip. (1837) 266, nom. illeg., auct. non Reinw. ex Schult.f.; Fl. Filip. ed. 2 (1845) 185; Fl. Filip. ed. 3, 1 (1877) 331; --Henderson, Phytotaxa 445 (2020) 489; --Type: none thought to exist, posible neotype: Merrill Sp. Blancoanae 879 (US), Luzon: Rizal Prov, Caytimon, forested slopes, 13-Mar-1915.

Caryota L.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 9 January 2021

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  1. Caryota cumingii Lodd. ex C.Mart., Hist. Nat. Palm. 3 (1853) 315; --Batuyong et al., Biodiversitas 21 (2020) 3973 ; --Paguntalan et al., Project Tawsi: Sulu Hornbill Project (2020) 40. --Caryota blancoi Hook.f., Kew Rep. 1882 (1884) 61. --Caryota merrillii Becc., Webbia 1 (1905) 333; --Type: Merrill 2880 (FI, holo; US, iso), Luzon, Pangasinan Prov, Bautista. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Apayao, Ilocos Norte, Laguna, La Union, Nueva Ecija, Nueva Vizcaya, Pangasinan, Quezon, Rizal, MINDORO, PALAWAN, PANAY, GUIMARAS, MINDANAO, SAMAR, TAWI-TAWI. Lowland forests. Sometimes cultivated as an ornamental. Photos
  2. Caryota maxima Blume, Hist. Nat. Palm. 3 (1838) 195. --Caryota rumphiana Mart var. oxyodonta Becc., PJS 14 (1919) 337. --Caryota rumphiana Mart var. philippinensis Becc., PJS 14 (1919) 337. China, Myanmar, Thailand, Laos, Vietnam, Sumatra, Peninsular Malaysia, Java, Philippines. LUZON: Cagayan, Isabela, Rizal, Laguna, Quezon, Sorsogon, MINDORO, NEGROS, MINDANAO: Cotabato, Davao, Agusan. In primary and secondary forests at low and medium elevation. Occasionally cultivated as an ornamental.
  3. Caryota mitis Lour., Fl. Cochinch. (1790) 697. Nicobars, SW & S China, Myanmar, Thailand, Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam, Peninsular Malaysia, Sumatra, Borneo, Java, Philippines, Sulawesi. PALAWAN. Conservation status: Near Threatened.
  4. Caryota rumphiana C.Mart., Hist. Nat. Palm. 3 (1838) 195. Philippines to Solomon Is. SAMAR. Photos

Cocos L.

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  1. Cocos nucifera L., Sp. Pl. (1753) 1188. C Malesia to SW Pacific, widely introduced elsewhere. Throughout the Philippines, extensively cultivated; wild-types in E SAMAR. From the seashore inland, usually up to c. 700m, in some regions up to 1500m. Photos

Corypha L.

Edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 11 November 2016

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  1. Corypha microclada Becc., Webbia 5 (1921) 7; --Type: BS 18720 McGregor, Biliran. Endemic to the Philippines. BILIRAN. Conservation status: Vulnerable.
  2. Corypha utan Lam., Encycl. 2 (1786) 131. --Corypha elata Roxb., Fl. Ind. ed. 2, 2 (1832) 176; --Merr., Fl. Manila (1912) 123; EPFP 1 (1922) 143. --Livistona vidalii Becc., Webbia 1 (1905) 343. India, Sri Lanka, Andaman Isls, Australia, Philippines. Throughout the Philippines in open places, in some regions widely scattered, in others subgregarious and abundant at low and medium elevation. Photos

Daemonorops Blume = Calamus

Dypsis Noronha ex Mart. [Not native, not naturalized]

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser & John Paul Collantes, 13 August 2020

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  1. Dypsis lutescens (H.Wendl.) Beentje & J.Dransf., Palms Madagascar (1995) 212; --Chrysalidocarpus lutescens H.Wendl., Bot. Zeitung 36 (1878) 171; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1923) 171. Madagascar. Not native to the Philippines. Cultivated, not naturalized. Photos

Heterospathe Scheff.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 15 January 2021

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  1. Heterospathe brevicaulis Fernando, Kew Bull. 45 (1990) 220; --Type: Fernando 534 (K, holo; BH, LBC, iso), Luzon: Aurora Prov, Baler, Saipon. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Aurora (Baler, Saipon). Lowland stream valley with large boulders, forest on ultramafics, c. 50m. Known only from two collections from the type locality. Conservation status: Endangered (DAO 2017-11).
  2. Heterospathe cagayanensis Becc., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 611; --Fernando, Kew Bull. 45 (1990) 221; --Batuyong et al., Biodiversitas 21 (2020) 3973; --Ptychoraphis cagayanensis (Becc.) Becc., PJS 14 (1919) 326; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 163; --Type: FB 11286 Klemme (FI, holo), Luzon: Cagayan Prov Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Aurora, Cagayan, Ilocos Norte, Isabela. Lowland forests. In Isabela found on ultramafic vegetation near the coast (as a trunk-forming palm in closed canopy forests and acaulescent on open scrubs). Conservation status: Near Threatened. Photos
  3. Heterospathe califrons Fernando, Palms 45 (2001) 118; --Type: Fernando 1567 & Sotalbo (LBC, holo; BH, K, PNH, PUH, iso), Mindanao: Surigao del Sur Prov, Carmen. Endemic to the Philippines. NE MINDANAO: E slopes of Diwata Mtns, Surigao del Sur (Carmen). In forest on ultramafic rocks, often along small creeks and partially water-logged areas, 580m. Known only from the type locality. Conservation status: Critically Endangered (DAO 2017-11). Vernacular names: yanisi (Bagobo). Photos
  4. Heterospathe dransfieldii Fernando, Kew Bull. 45 (1990) 223; --Type: Dransfield 6189 (K, holo; BH, PNH, iso), Palawan: Puerto Princesa, Mt Beaufort & Thumb Peak. Endemic to the Philippines. PALAWAN (vicinity of Mt Beaufort-Thumb Peak). Exposed ridge forest, c. 850m. Thus far known only from the type locality. Conservation status: Critically Endangered (DAO 2017-11).
  5. Heterospathe elata Scheff., Ann. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 1 (1876) 141; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 162; --Fernando, Kew Bull. 45 (1990) 225; --Type: from Moluccas. Micronesia (Guam and Palau), Moluccas, New Guinea, Philippines. LUZON: Cagayan, Isabela, Laguna (Mt Makiling), Camarines Sur (Nabua), Sorsogon (Mt Bulusan), MINDORO: Mindoro Oriental (Bongabon; Pinamalayan), MASBATE (Palanoc = Palanog), PANAY, SIQUIJOR, CEBU, BOHOL, SAMAR, DINAGAT, BUCAS GRANDE, MINDANAO: Lanao, Davao del Sur (Mt Apo), SAMAR.
  6. Heterospathe elmeri Becc. in Elmer, LPB 2 (1909) 646; --Fernando, Kew Bull. 45 (1990) 225; --Ptychoraphis elmeri (Becc.) Becc., PJS 14 (1919) 328; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 164; --Rhopaloblaste elmeri (Becc.) Becc. ex Martelli, Atti. Soc. Tosc. Sci. Nat. Res. Pisa Mem. 44 (1934) 138; Nuov. Gior. Bot. Ital. (n.s.) 42 (1935) 81; --Type: Elmer 9559 (FI, holo; BM, K, NY, iso), Negros: Negros Oriental Prov, Cuernos Mtns. --Ptychoraphis microcarpa Becc., PJS 14 (1919) 327; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 164; --Rhopaloblaste microcarpa (Becc.) Becc. ex Martelli, Atti. Soc. Tosc. Sci. Nat. Res. Pisa Mem. 44 (1934) 36; Nuov. Gior. Bot. Ital. (n.s.) 42 (1935) 81; --Type: BS 14678 Ramos (FI, holo; K, iso), Camiguin de Misamis. Endemic to the Philippines. MINDORO, NEGROS: Negros Oriental (Cuernos Mtns); Kinabkaban River, CAMIGUIN. Forests at medium elevation. Conservation status: Near Threatened.
  7. Heterospathe fernandoi Adorador, Phytotaxa 401 (2019) 118; --Type: Adorador 088 (LBC, holo; PNH, K, iso), Samar: Eastern Samar Province, Balangiga, Brgy Guinmaayuhan, 167m, 23-Feb-2016. Endemic to the Philippines. BUCAS GRANDE, DINAGAT, MINDANAO: Surigao del Norte, SAMAR. Conservation status: Endangered Endangered B2 a, b(ii, iii, v). Photos
  8. Heterospathe intermedia (Becc.) Fernando, Kew Bull. 45 (1990) 226; --Rhopaloblaste intermedia (Becc.) Becc. ex Martelli, Atti. Soc. Tosc. Sci. Nat. Res. Pisa Mem. 44 (1934) 137; Nuov. Gior. Bot. Ital. (n.s.) 42 (1935) 81; --Ptychoraphis intermedia Becc. in Elmer, LPB 8 (1919) 3011; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 164; --Type: Elmer 13663 (FI, lecto; BM, K, NA, NY, isolecto), Mindanao: Agusan del Norte Prov, Cabadbaran, Mt Urdaneta. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Sorsogon (Mt Bulusan; Bulusan Lake), BILIRAN (Naval, Mt Sayao), LEYTE (Ormoc, Mt Janagdan; Baybay, Mt Pangasugan; Mt Abucayan), SAMAR: Catubig River, MINDANAO: Agusan del Norte (Mt Urdaneta), Surigao del Norte (Mt Kabatuan). Forests, 500-1000m. Conservation status: Near Threatened. Photos
  9. Heterospathe negrosensis Becc., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 611; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 162; --Fernando, Kew Bull. 45 (1990) 227; --Type: Whitford 1539 (F, holo), Negros: Negros Occidental Prov, Mt Silay. Endemic to the Philippines. SIBUYAN (Mt Giting-giting), MASBATE (Aroroy), NEGROS: Negros Occidental (Mt Silay; Mt Marapara; Mt Canlaon; Mt Malbag = ?Malbug), Negros Oriental (Cuernos Mtns). Conservation status: Near Threatened. Photos
  10. Heterospathe philippinensis (Becc.) Becc., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 610; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 162; --Fernando, Kew Bull. 45 (1990) 227; --Ptychoraphis philippinensis Becc., Ann. Jard. Bot. Buitenz. 2 (1885) 90; --Type: Cuming 1476 (excluding infl. which belongs to H. elata; FI, holo; K, iso), Luzon: Albay Prov Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Apayao, Ifugao (Mt Polis; Banawe, Bayninan), Benguet (Mt Atok), Isabela (Palanan), Nueva Vizcaya (Sta Fe, Imugan), Aurora (Baler; Aurora Memorial Forest Park; Maria Aurora), Quezon (Nakar; Sablang; Infanta; Real, Daraitan; Balete), Rizal (Mt Matulid; Montalban), Laguna, Camarines, Albay, Sorsogon (Mt Bulusan), BILIRAN (Mt Suiro), LEYTE (Dagami), DINAGAT, BUCAS GRANDE, MINDANAO: Davao Oriental (Mt Kampalili). Chiefly in primary lowland and medium elevation forests, ascending to 1600m or higher. Photos
  11. Heterospathe scitula Fernando, Kew Bull. 45 (1990) 228; --Type: Fernando 506 (K, holo; BH, LBC, iso), Luzon: Camarines Norte Prov, Bicol National Park.
    Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Camarines Norte (Basud, Tuaca; Bicol National Park), Camarines Sur (Buhi), Albay (Daraga). Lowland dipterocarp forests on gentle slopes, c. 100-200m. Conservation status: Critically Endangered (DAO 2017-11). Photos
  12. Heterospathe sibuyanensis Becc. in Elmer, LPB 8 (1919) 3014; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 162; --Fernando, Kew Bull. 45 (1990) 230; --Type: Elmer 12350 (FI, holo; BISH, BM, CAS, K, NY, US, iso), Sibuyan: Magallanes, Mt Giting-giting, 230m. Endemic to the Philippines. SIBUYAN (Mt Giting-giting). Forest, c. 225m. Known only from the type collection despite repeated attempts to recollect it from the type locality, but see photos. Conservation status: Critically Endangered (DAO 2017-11).
  13. Heterospathe trispatha Fernando, Kew Bull. 45 (1990) 231; --Type: Fernando 481 (LBC, holo; BH, K, iso), Luzon: Aurora Prov, Baler, Dikaluyangan. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Aurora (Dilasag; Baler). Lowland dipterocarp forest, c. 50m. Conservation status: Critically Endangered (DAO 2017-11).

Korthalsia Blume

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 2 January 2020

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  1. Korthalsia laciniosa C.Mart., Hist. Nat. Palms 3 (1838) 211; --Becc., PJS 14 (1919) 343; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 146. Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Myanmar, Thailand, Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam, Peninsular Malaysia, Sumatra, Java, Philippines. LUZON: Quezon, Camarines, Sorsogon, POLILLO, CATANDUANES, LEYTE, PANAY, MINDANAO, SAMAR. Low and medium elevation primary forests. Photos
  2. Korthalsia merrillii Becc., Ann. Roy. Bot. Gard. (Calcutta) 12(2) (1918) 128; PJS 14 (1919) 342; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 146; --Type: Merrill 9140 (FI, holo), Palawan: Malampaya Bay. Endemic to the Philippines. PALAWAN. Low elevation primary forests. Conservation status: Vulnerable (DAO 2017-11).
  3. Korthalsia rigida Blume, Rumphia 2 (1843) 167. S Thailand, Peninsular Malaysia, Sumatra, Borneo, Philippines. PALAWAN.
  4. Korthalsia robusta Blume, Rumphia 2 (1843) 170; --Shahimi et al., Kew Bull. 74 (2019) 69:25; --Type: from Sumatra. --Korthalsia squarrosa Becc., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 620; PJS 14 (1919) 343; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 146; --Type: Curran FB 4155 (FI, holo; K, US, iso), Palawan, Iwahig. Sumatra, Borneo, Philippines. PALAWAN, BALABAC. Low elevation primary forests. Conservation status: Vulnerable (DAO 2017-11).
  5. Korthalsia scaphigeroides Becc., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 619; PJS 14 (1919) 342; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 146; --Shahimi et al., Kew Bull. 74 (2019) 69:31; --Type: Hutchinson FB 4816 (FI, holo; NY, US, iso), Mindanao, Zamboanga. Endemic to the Philippines. BASILAN, MINDANAO: Zamboanga, Agusan del Sur, Surigao. Lows elevation primary forests. Conservation status: Near Threatened.

Licuala Thunb.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 7 November 2020

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  1. Licuala grandis H.Wendl., Ill. Hort. xxvii. (1880) t. 412. Not native to the Philippines. Cultivated, not naturalized (J. Adorador, pers. comm., 6-Nov-20). Photos
  2. Licuala spinosa Wurmb., Verh. Bat. Genoots. 2 (1780) 469; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 143; --Type: Thunberg s.n. (UPS, microfiche at K), Java; neotype selected by Saw (1997). Nicobar Isls, Andaman Isls, Hainan, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam, Sumatra, Peninsular Malaysia, Java, Borneo, Philippines. BUSUANGA, CULION, PALAWAN, BALABAC, TAWITAWI. Lowland thickets, sometimes immediately back of mangroves in brackish mud. Common. Also widely cultivated as an ornamental. Conservation status: Vulnerable (DAO 2017-11). Photos

Livistona R.Br.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 28 May 2018

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  1. Livistona saribus (Lour.) Merr. ex Chev., Bull. Econ. Indochine 22 (1919) 501; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 145; --Corypha saribus Lour., Fl. Cochinch. (1790) 212. --Livistona inaequisecta Becc., PJS 4 c (1909) 616; --Type: Curran F.B. 10079 (FI, holo), Luzon, Laguna Prov, Sta. Maria, Mavitac. SE China, Thailand, Vietnam, Peninsular Malaysia, Java, Borneo, Philippines. LUZON: Cagayan, Laguna, SAMAR. Open, somewhat swampy regions at low elevation, in Cagayan. Gregarious.

Metroxylon Rottb. [Not native]

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 9 November 2020

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  1. Metroxylon sagu Rottb., Nye Samml. Dansk. Vidensk. Selsk. Skrift. 2 (1783) 527; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 145. Native from Moluccas to New Guinea, introduced elsewhere. NEGROS, SIQUIJOR, CEBU, BOHOL, MINDANAO: Zamboanga, Misamis, Cotabato, Davao, Agusan, Surigao, SAMAR, BASILAN, SULU. Naturalized in riparian habitat (J. Adorador, pers. comm., 9-Nov-20). Photos

Nypa Steck

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  1. Nypa fruticans Wurmb., Verh. Batav. Genootsch. Kunsten 1 (1779) 349. --Nipa fruticans (Wurmb) Thunb., Kongl. Vetensk. Acad. Nya Handl. 3 (1782) 231. --Nipa litoralis Blanco, Fl. Filip. (1837) 662. India, across Malesia to tropical Australia. Widely distributed in the Philippines. Along tidal streams in brackish swamps, usually forming dense impenetrable stands. Photos

Oncosperma Blume

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 18 August 2017
 
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  1. Oncosperma gracilipes Becc., PJS 2 c 228 (1907); --Type: Merrill 4010 (FI, holo), Luzon, Quezon Prov, Atimonan. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Laguna, Quezon, Sorsogon, BILIRAN. Low elevation forests. Locally common. Photos
  2. Oncosperma horridum (Griff.) Scheff., Tijdschr. Ned.-Indië 32 (1871) 191; --Areca horrida Griff., Calcutta J. Nat. Hist. 5 (1845) 465. Peninsular Thailand, Sumatra, Peninsular Malaysia, Borneo, Philippines, Sulawesi. POLILLO, MINDANAO.
  3. Oncosperma platyphyllum Becc., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 609; --Type: Whitford 1670 (FI, holo), Negros: Gimagaan River. Endemic to the Philippines. NEGROS: Gimagaan River. Lowland forest. Rare. Conservation status: Endangered (DAO 2017-11).
  4. Oncosperma tigillarium (Jack) Ridl., J. Straits Branch Roy. Asiat. Soc. 33 (1864) 173; --Areca tigillaria Jack, Malayan Misc. 2(7) (1820) 88. Peninsular Thailand, Cambodia, Sumatra, Peninsular Malaysia, Java, Borneo, Philippines. PALAWAN. Conservation status: Vulnerable (DAO 2017-11). Photos

Orania Zipp.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 23 November 2019

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  1. Orania decipiens Becc., PJS 4 c (1909) 614 (1909); --Type: Merritt F.B. 4120 (FI, holo; K, iso), Mindoro, Bongabong River, Apr/May-1906. --Orania decipiens var. mindanaoensis Becc., PJS 14 (1919) 333; --Type: Whitford & Hutchinson 9179 (FI, holo). --Orania rubiginosa Becc., PJS 14 (1919) 333; --Type: Curran 17192 (syn), Curran 17259 (syn), Loher 7090 (syn), McGregor 10575 (syn), Ramos 13390 (syn). Endemic to the Philippines. Widespread, but absent from Palawan. LUZON: Cagayan, Isabela, Quezon, MINDORO, MINDANAO, SAMAR, BASILAN. Low and medium elevation forests. Conservation status: Vulnerable D2 (Keim & Dransfield 2012; DAO 2017-11). Photos
  2. Orania palindan (Blanco) Merr., Publ. Bur. Sci. Gov. Lab. 27 (1905) 88; --Caryota palindan Blanco, Fl. Filip. (1837) 714; --Type: Merrill Species Blancoanae 144 (K, neo), Luzon: Montalban, Mar-1912. --Orania philippinensis Scheff. ex Becc., Ann. Jard. Bot. Buitenzorg 2 (1885) 156; --Type: from Java. --Orania decipiens var. montana Becc., LPB 8 (1919) 3018; --Type: Elmer 13970 (syn), Elmer 1181 (syn). Moluccas, New Guinea, Sulawesi, Philippines. Widespread but absent from Palawan. LUZON: Cagayan, La Union, Benguet, Zambales, Bataan, Rizal, Laguna, Quezon, Batangas, Camarines, ROMBLON, ?SIBUYAN, SAMAR, MINDANAO: Agusan. Low and medium elevation forests. Conservation status: Least Concern (Keim & Dransfield 2012).
  3. Orania paraguanensis Becc., Webbia 1 (1905) 335; --Type: Merrill 869 (FI, holo), Palawan, Separation Point, Banguey, Feb-1903. Indonesia (Sabah), Philippines. PALAWAN. Conservation status: Critically Endangered B2a,b (Keim & Dransfield 2012), Critically Endangered (DAO 2017-11). Photos
  4. Orania sibuyanensis (Becc.) Adorador & Fernando, Phytotaxa 391 (2019) 76; --Orania palindan var. sibuyanensis (Becc.) Merr., Publ. Bur. Sci. Gov. Lab. 27 (1905) 88; --Orania philippinensis var. sibuyanensis Becc., PJS 4c (1919) 332; --Type: Elmer 12066 (FI, holo; GH, L, U, US, iso), Sibuyan: Magallanes (Magdiwang), Mt Gitinggiting, Mar-1910. Endemic to the Philippines. SIBUYAN. Conservation status: Critically Endangered CR B1 b(iii, iv) c(iii) (Adorador & Fernando 2019).
  5. Orania zheae Adorador & Fernando, Phytotaxa 391 (2019) 70; --Type: Adorador 060 & Meneses (LBC, holo; K, iso), Samar: Paranas, Brgy. Tenani, 388m, 5-Feb-2016. Endemic to the Philippines. SAMAR. Conservation status: Critically Endangered CR B1 b(i,ii) c(iii, iv); C1 + 2a(i) (Adorador & Fernando 2019). Photos

Phoenix L.

Edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 24 October 2016

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  1. Phoenix loureiroi Kunth, Enum. Pl. 3 (1841) 257. Conservation status: Other Threatened Species (DAO 2017-11).

Pinanga Blume

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 10 November 2020

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  1. Pinanga basilanensis Becc., PJS 14 (1919) 322; --Type: Reillo B.S. 16119 (FI, holo), Basilan. Endemic to the Philippines. MINDANAO: Zamboanga, BASILAN. Low and medium elevation primary forests. Conservation status: Near Threatened.
  2. Pinanga batanensis Becc., PJS 3 c (1909) Bot. 340; --Type: BS 3841 Fénix (FI, holo; NY, US, iso), Batan: Santo Domingo de Basco, along mountain stream, Jun-1907. Endemic to the Philippines. BATAN (Mt Iraya). Lowland forest. Conservation status: Critically Endangered (DAO 2017-11).
  3. Pinanga bicolana Fernando, Principes 32 (1988) 172; --Type: Fernando 498 (K, holo; LBC, iso), Luzon: Camarines Norte Prov, Bicol National Park. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Camarines Norte and Sur provincial borders (Bicol National Park). Dipterocarp forest, 100-200m. Only known from the type locality. Conservation status: Critically Endangered (DAO 2017-11). Photos
  4. Pinanga copelandii Becc., Webbia 1 (1905) 320; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 165; --Fernando, Principes 32 (1988) 170; --Type: Copeland 1283 (FI, holo), Mindanao: Davao, Mt Apo, Todaya. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Camarines, Sorsogon (Irosin, Mt Bulusan and Bulusan Lake), PANAY, NEGROS, BOHOL, SAMAR, LEYTE (Baybay, Mt Pangasugan), BASILAN (Maligui), MINDANAO: Zamboanga del Norte (Malayal), Zamboanga del Sur, Davao (Mt Apo), Agusan del Norte (Cabadbaran, Mt Urdaneta; Butuan; Agusan River), Agusan del Sur (Trento), SAMAR. In humid forests, 100-1250m. Conservation status: Near Threatened. Photos
  5. Pinanga curranii Becc., PJS 2 c (1907) Bot. 226; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 165; --Fernando, Principes 32 (1988) 165; --Type: FB 3515 Curran (FI, holo), Palawan: Puerto Princesa. --Pinanga maculata auct. non Porte ex Lem.; --Becc. in Perkins, Fragm. Fl. Philipp. 1 (1904) 48; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 166. Endemic to the Philippines. PALAWAN: (St Paul’s Bay, Kabayugan; Puerto Princesa; Bagumbayan; Iwahig River, Tagkauarim), DUMARAN, BUSUANGA. Primary forests, c. 10-500m. Conservation status: Vulnerable (DAO 2017-11). Photos
  6. Pinanga egregia Fernando, Kew Bull. 49 (1994) 775; --Type: Fernando 549 (LBC, holo; BH, K, PNH, iso), Luzon: Sierra Madre Mtns, Quezon Prov, Real, Sitio Balete. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Quezon (Real), POLILLO. Dipterocarp forest, c. 500m. Conservation status: Near Threatened. Photos
  7. Pinanga geonomiformis Becc., PJS 4 c (1909) 602; --Adorador et al., Phytotaxa 429 (2020) 133; --Type: Curran F.B. 10155 (FI, holo), Luzon, Quezon Prov Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Aurora, Laguna, Quezon, Rizal, POLILLO, MINDORO. Conservation status: Near Threatened.
  8. Pinanga glaucifolia Fernando, Kew Bull. 49 (1994) 776; --Adorador et al., Phytotaxa 429 (2020) 133; --Type: Fernando 558 (LBC, holo; BH, K, PNH, iso), Luzon: Camarines Norte Prov, Bicol National Park. Endemic to the Philippines. CATANDUANES, LUZON: Camarines Norte (Mt Labo; Bicol National Park). Lowland dipterocarp forest, c. 100-200m. Conservation status: Endangered (DAO 2017-11). Photos
  9. Pinanga gruezoi Adorador & Fernando, Phytotaxa 429 (2020) 121; --Type: Adorador 004 (LBC, holo; CAHUP, PNH, K, iso), Samar: Samar Prov, San Jose de Buan, Mt Huraw, 850m, 16-Jul-2015. Endemic to the Philippines. BUCAS, GRANDE, DINAGAT, MINDANAO: Surigao del Norte, SAMAR. Conservation status: Endangered (Adorador et al. 2020). Photos
  10. Pinanga heterophylla Becc., PJS 14 (1919) 319; --Adorador et al., Phytotaxa 429 (2020) 133; --Type: Curran F.B. 17346 (FI, holo), Negros, Mt Maripari. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Sorsogon, RAPU-RAPU, NEGROS. Forests, c. 100-700m. Conservation status: Near Threatened.
  11. Pinanga insignis Becc., PJS 2 c (1907) 223; --Pseudopinanga insignis (Becc.) Burret, Notizbl. Bot. Gart. Berlin-Dahlem 13 (1936) 194; --Type: Whitford 1388 (FI, holo; US, iso), Mindoro: Mindoro Oriental Prov, Bongabong River. --Pinanga insignis Becc. subsp. loheriana Becc., PJS 14 (1919) 322. Photos
  12. Pinanga isabelensis Becc., PJS 14 (1919) 318; --Type: McGregor B.S. 10660 (FI, holo), Luzon, Isabela Prov, Bicobian Bay. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Isabela. Forests near the sea, most likely on ultramafics which is prevalent in the area. Conservation status: Near Threatened.
  13. Pinanga lepidota Rendle, J. Bot. 39 (1901) 177; --Fernando et al., Philippine J. Syst. Biol. 14 (2020) 2; --Type: from Borneo. Borneo, Philippines. PALAWAN. Photos
  14. Pinanga maculata Porté ex Lem., Illus. Hort. 10 (1863) pl. 361; PJS 2 c (1907) Bot. 226; --Fernando, Principes 32 (1988) 166; --Pseudopinanga maculata (Porte ex Lem.) Burrett, Notizb. Bot. Gard. Mus. Berlin-Dahlem 13 (1936) 194, excluding P. copelandii Becc. and all specimens cited; --Salvosa, Lexicon Philipp. Trees (1963) 120; --Type: Plate 361 in Lem., loc. cit. --Pseudopinanga barnesii (Becc.) Burrett, Notizb. Bot. Gard. Mus. Berlin-Dahlem 13 (1936) 193; --Salvosa, Lexicon Philipp. Trees (1963) 120; --Pinanga barnesii Becc., Webbia 1 (1905) 320; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 164; --Type: FB 122 Barnes (FI, holo; K, iso), Luzon: Bataan Prov, Lamao River. --Pinanga barnesii Becc. var. macrocarpa Becc., PJS 3 c (1908) 340; --Type: McGregor 275 (FI, holo; K, US, iso), Mindoro, Balete, Baco River. Endemic to the Philippines. BABUYAN, LUZON: Ifugao (Damag; Botwag), Benguet (Baguio; Mt Sto Tomas), La Union, Cagayan, Isabela (Palanan), Aurora, Zambales (Pinagtubo), Bataan (Lamao), Pampanga, Rizal (Mt Tokduanbanoy; Montalban; Tanay), Laguna, Quezon (General Nakar, Sablang; Infanta; Mt Banahaw; Mt Banahaw de Lucban; Tayabas; Atimonan, Quezon National Park), POLILLO, CATANDUANES, MINDORO: Mindoro Oriental (Baco River; Pinamalayan). In humid primary forests, chiefly at 300-800m, ascending to 1600m. Common. Conservation status: Near Threatened. Photos
  15. Pinanga modesta Becc., PJS 2 c (1907) 225; --Adorador et al., Phytotaxa 429 (2020) 133; --Type: Copeland s.n. (FI, holo), Mindanao, Zamboanga, San Ramon. Endemic to the Philippines. BASILAN, BUCAS GRANDE, MINDANAO: Misamis Occidental, Zamboanga, Lanao del Sur, Bukidnon, Davao, Agusan del Norte, South Cotabato, Surigao del Sur. Primary forests at low and medium elevation, ascensing to 1200m. Photos
  16. Pinanga negrosensis Becc., LPB 2 (1909) 642; --Type: Elmer 10030 (FI, holo; K, NY, US, iso), Negros, Dumaguete, Cuernos Mountains. Endemic to the Philippines. NEGROS, ?DINAGAT. Photos
  17. Pinanga philippinensis Becc., Malesia 3 (1889) 180. --Pinanga elmeri Becc. in Martelli, Webbia 1 (1905) 322; --Type: Elmer 6067 (NY, US, iso), Luzon: Benguet
    Prov, Baguio, Mar-1904. Endemic to the Philippines. BABUYAN ISLS, LUZON: Ilocos Norte, Benguet, Ifugao, Nueva Vizcaya, Zambales, Bataan, Rizal, Laguna, Quezon, MINDORO, NEGROS, LEYTE, MINDANAO. Forests, c. 700-1800. Common. Photos
  18. Pinanga rigida Becc., LPB 2 (1909) 644; --Type: Elmer 10187 (FI, holo; BM, K, NY, US, iso), Negros, Dumaguete, Cuernos Mountains, 2000m. Endemic to the Philippines. NEGROS.
  19. Pinanga samarana Becc., PJS 14 (1919) 321; --Adorador et al., Phytotaxa 429 (2020) 128; --Type: Ramos BS 17535 (FI, holo; BM, K, P, US, iso), Samar: Mt Cauayan. Endemic to the Philippines. DINAGAT, SAMAR. Conservation status: Critically Endangered (DAO 2017-11); Endangered (Adorador et al. 2020). Photos
  20. Pinanga sclerophylla Becc., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 603; --Type: Merritt FB 4468 (FI, holo), Mindoro: Mindoro Oriental Prov, Mt Halcon, 1500m. Endemic to the Philippines. MINDORO: Mindoro Oriental (Mt Halcon). Primary forests, c. 1500m. Rare. Conservation status: Critically Endangered (DAO 2017-11).
  21. Pinanga sibuyanensis Becc., PJS 14 (1919) 324; --Type: Elmer 12425 (FI, holo; BISH, BM, K, NY, US, iso), Sibuyan: Magallanes (Magdiwang), Mt Giting-giting. Endemic to the Philippines. SIBUYAN (Mt Giting-giting). Forests along streams, 200-600m. Conservation status: Critically Endangered (DAO 2017-11).
  22. Pinanga sierramadreana Fernando, Kew Bull. 49 (1994) 780; --Type: Fernando 521 (LBC, holo; K, iso), Luzon: Quezon Prov, General Nakar, Sitio Sablang. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Nueva Vizcaya (Caraballo Mtns), Quezon (General Nakar: Sitio Sablang and Kabanbanan). A sheet at PNH (Gutierrez 61-289) from Isabela Prov (Palanan) probably also belongs here.
  23. Pinanga sobolifera Fernando, Kew Bull. 49 (1994) 782; --Adorador et al., Phytotaxa 429 (2020) 134; --Type: Fernando 518 (LBC, holo; K, PNH, iso), Luzon: Quezon Prov, General Nakar, Sitio Sablang. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Quezon (General Nakar). Lowland dipterocarp forest, c. 800m. Known only from two collections. Conservation status: Endangered (DAO 2017-11).
  24. Pinanga speciosa Becc., Webbia 1 (1905) 316; --Type: Copeland 1265 (FI, holo), Mindanao, Davao Prov, Todaya, Mt Apo. Endemic to the Philippines. BASILAN, MINDANAO: Zamboanga, Lanao, Bukidnon, Davao, Agusan del Norte, Agusan del Sur, Surigao del Sur. Primary forests, 400-1200m. Photos
  25. Pinanga urdanetensis Becc., LPB 8 (1919) 3008; --Adorador et al., Phytotaxa 429 (2020) 134; --Type: Elmer 14137 (FI, holo; BISH, BM, K, US, iso), Mindanao, Agusan Province, Mt Undaneta, Camilanan Peak. Endemic to the Philippines. MINDANAO: Bukidnon, Agusan del Norte (Mt Urdaneta), Surigao del Sur. Forested slopes, c. 1400m. Rare. Photos
  26. Pinanga urosperma Becc., PJS 3 c (1909) 341; --Adorador et al., Phytotaxa 429 (2020) 134; --Pseudopinanga urosperma (Becc.) Burret, Notizbl. Bot. Gart. Berlin-Dahlem 13 (1936) 194; --Type: Fénix 4044 (FI, holo; US, iso), Babuyan, Camiguin. Endemic to the Philippines. CAMIGUIN DE BABUYANES, LUZON: Apayao, Cagayan, Isabela, Aurora. Photos
  27. Pinanga woodiana Becc., PJS 4 c (1909) 604; --Type: Merrill 5680 (FI, holo), Mindoro, Mt Halcon, 1100m. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Mountain Province, MINDORO, MINDANAO: Davao. Primary forests, 1050-1350m. Rare.

Plectocomia C.Mart. ex Blume

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 28 May 2018

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  1. Plectocomia elmeri Becc., Ann. Roy. Bot. Gard. (Calcutta) 12 (1918) 34; --Becc. in Elmer, LPB 8 (1919) 3029; PJS 14 (1919) 342; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 146; --Type: Elmer 11887, Mindanao: Davao, Mt. Apo, Todaya, 1000m. Endemic to the Philippines. MINDANAO: Davao (Mt Apo). In dense woods, 900m. Known only from the type collection. Rare. Conservation status: Critically Endangered (DAO 2017-11). Vernacular name: ungang.
  2. Plectocomia elongata C.Mart. ex Blume, Syst. Veg. 7 (1830) 1333. Photos

Ptychoraphis, as to Philippine spp. = Heterospathe

Salacca Reinw.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 18 August 2017

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  1. Salacca clemensiana Becc., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 618; PJS 14 (1919) 342; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 146; --Type: Clemens 1109 (FI, holo), Mindanao: Lanao del Sur Prov, Lake Lanao. N Borneo, S Philippines. MINDANAO: Zamboanga del Norte (La Paz, Camp Susana; Siocon, Laclacan), Misamis Occidental (Mt Malindang), Misamis Oriental, Lanao del Sur, Davao. Mostly in thickets near streams and ravines, 600-900m. Conservation status: Endangered (DAO 2017-11). Vernacular names: dalubi, kaubi, lakaubi, lubo.
  2. Salacca ramosiana Mogea, Principes 30 (1986) 161; --Type: Elmer 20110 (NY, SING, iso). Borneo, Sabah, Sandakan, Philippines. PALAWAN, TAWI-TAWI. Conservation status: Endangered (DAO 2017-11).

Saribus Blume

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 28 May 2018

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  1. Saribus merrillii (Becc.) C.D.Bacon & W.J.Baker, Palms 55 (2011) 113; --Livistona merrillii Becc. in Perkins, Frag. Fl. Philip. (1904) 45; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 144; --Type: Merrill 2071 (FI, holo), Luzon, Quezon Prov, Guinayangan. --Corypha minor Blanco, Fl. Filip. (1837) 229, nom. illeg., auct. non Jacq. --Livistona whitfordii Becc., Webbia 1 (1905) 341; --Type: Whitford 731 (FI, holo), Luzon, Quezon Prov, Atimonan. --Livistona blancoi Merr., Sp. Blancoana (1918) 84. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Aurora (photos), Cagayan, Zambales, Quezon, Camarines, POLILLO. Low elevation forests and thickets. Conservation status: Vulnerable (DAO 2017-11). Photos
  2. Saribus rotundifolius (Lam.) Blume, Rumphia 2 (1838) 49; --Livistona rotundifolia (Lam.) C.Mart., Hist. Nat. Palm. 3 (1838) 241; --Corypha rotundifolia Lam., Encycl. 2 (1786) 131; --Licuala rotundifolia (Lam.) Blume, Syst. Veg. 7 (1830) 1305; --Type: Illustration in Rumphius, Herb. Amboin. 1 (1741) t. 8 (lecto). --Livistona rotundifolia var. luzonensis Becc. in Elmer, LPB 8 (1919) 3025; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 144. --Livistona altissima Zoll., Tijdschr. Ned.-Indië 14 (1857) 150. --Livistona microcarpa Becc., PJS 2 c (1907) 231; --Livistona rotundifolia var. mindorensis Becc., PJS 14 (1919) 341; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 144; --Type: FB 4108 Merritt, Mindoro. --Livistona rotundifolia var. microcarpa Becc. in Elmer, LPB 8 (1919) 3024; --Merr., EPFP 1 (1922) 144; --Type: FB 3784 Curran, Palawan, Caraniugan River. --Livistona microcarpa Becc., PJS 2 c (1907) 231; --Type: Curran F.B. 3784 (FI, holo). --Livistona rotundifolia (Lam.) Mart var. luzonensis Becc., PJS 14 (1919) 339; --Type: Elmer 9293 (FI, holo; US, iso), Luzon, Quezon Prov, Lucban, Mt Banahaw. --Livistona robinsoniana Becc., PJS 6 c (1911) Bot. 230; PJS 14 (1919) 341; --Type: BS 9265 Robinson (FI, holo; US, iso), Polillo, edge of forest, 5m, Aug-1909. Peninsular Malaysia, Java, Philippines, Sulawesi, Lesser Sunda Isls, Moluccas. LUZON: La Union, Benguet, Pangasinan, Zambales, Pampanga, Laguna, Quezon, Camarines, Albay, POLILLO, MINDORO, PALAWAN, NEGROS, MINDANAO: Davao. Low and medium elevation forests, SAMAR. Sometimes cultivated as an ornamental. Conservation status: Other Threatened Species (DAO 2017-11). Photos

Veitchia non H.Wendl. (as to Philippine species) = Adonidia 

Zalacca Blume = Salacca


Acknowledgements

Jiro Adorador, Jonah van Beijnen, Raab Bustamante, John Michael Galindon, Alma Gamil, Eugene L.R. Logatoc, and Wally Suarez kindly provided some of the photos on this webpage. John Paul Collantes brought names to our attention that were not included in a previous version of this checklist page.

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