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Buxaceae

Buxus L.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 27 June 2021

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  1. Buxus loheri Merr., PJS 9 c (1914) Bot. 311; EPFP 2 (1923) 464; --Type: Loher 6857 (US, iso), Luzon: Rizal, Montalban, Feb-1905. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Rizal. Medium elevation forests.
  2. Buxus pachyphylla Merr., PJS 9 c (1914) Bot. 310; EPFP 2 (1923) 464; --Type: BS 20828 Escritor (US, iso), Luzon: Quezon, Mt Cadig, near Guinayangan, 9-Mar-1913. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Quezon. Primary forests at low and medium elevation. Photos
  3. Buxus rivularis Merr., PJS 9 c (1914) Bot. 309; EPFP 2 (1923) 465; --Type: BS 13169 Foxworthy & Ramos (US, iso), Luzon: Quezon, Guinatacutan (Kinatacutan), on rocks along the river, 75-100m, Mar-1911. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Quezon. On boulders along periodically flash-flooding streams, low elevation.
  4. Buxus rolfei S.Vidal, Rev. Fl. Vasc. Filip. (1886) 233; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 465; --Type: Loher 6849. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Bataan, Pampanga, Quezon, Rizal, MINDANAO: Surigao, PALAWAN, SIBUYAN. Low and medium elevation primary forests. Photos

Sarcococca Lindl.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 27 June 2021

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  1. Sarcococca philippinensis Stapf ex Sealy, Hooker's Icon. Pl. 35 (1947) t. 3471; --Type: Loher 4645, Philippines. --Sarcococca saligna auct. non Muell.-Arg.; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 465. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Mountain Province. Mossy forests, c. 2000-2700m. The name Sarcococca saligna is been misapplied to Sarcococca philippinensis in some resources (e.g., Hassler 2019).

Literature

Backer, CA & RC Bakhuizen van den Brink. 1965. Flora of Java 1: 646-647.

Hassler M. 2019. World Plants: Synonymic checklists of the vascular plants of the world (version Nov 2018). In: Roskov, Y, G Ower G, T Orrell, D Nicolson, N Bailly, PM Kirk, T Bourgoin, RE DeWalt, W Decock, E van Nieukerken, J Zarucchi, & L Penev (eds.). Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life, Annual checklist.

Sealy, JR. 1986. A revision of the genus Sarcococca (Buxaceae). Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 92: 117-159.

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

Copyright 2011, Co's Digital Flora of the Philippines

Last updated 27 June 2021