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Chloranthaceae

Ascarina J.R.Forst. & G.Forst.

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  1. Ascarina philippinensis C.B.Rob., PJS 4 c (1909) Bot. 70; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 22; --Verdc., Fl. Males. ser. 1, 10 (1986) 139. --Ascarina reticulata Merr., PJS 12 c (1917) Bot 70; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 22. N & C Borneo, Philippines, Sulawesi, New Guinea, New Britain. LUZON: Ilocos Norte, Nueva Ecija, PANAY, MINDANAO: Bukidnon, Davao (Mt Apo). Montane forest understorey, 450-2850m. Photos

Chloranthus Sw.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 8 July 2021

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  1. Chloranthus officinalis Blume, Enum. Pl. Jav. (1827) 79; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 21; --Middleton et al., Taxon 69 (2020) 201. --Chloranthus elatior Link, Enum. Hort. Berol. Alt. 1 (1821) 140. --Chloranthus erectus (Buch.-Ham.) Wall., Numer. List 230 (1832) no. 6881, nom. illeg.; --Verdc., Kew Bull. 40 (1985) 217; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 10 (1986) 131; --Cryphaea erecta Buch.-Ham., Edinburgh J. Sci. 2 (1825) 11. Continental SE Asia from Nepal to Yunnan and Andaman Isls, throughout Malesia to New Guinea, New Britain, and New Ireland. Throughout the Philippines. Low and medium elevation forests. Photos
  2. Chloranthus oldhamii Solms, Prodr. 16 (1869) 476. --Chloranthus henryi auct. non Hemsl.; --Verdc., Fl. Males. ser. 1, 10 (1986) 133. --Chloranthus philippinensis Merr., PJS 7 c (1912) Bot. 259; EPFP 2 (1923) 22. --Chloranthus verticillatus Merr., PJS 10 c (1915) Bot. 3; EPFP 2 (1923) 22. Taiwan, Philippines. LUZON: Ifugao (Mt Polis; Banawe, Bayninan), Cagayan (Abulug River). Along irrigation canals, 250-1200m, to montane forests up to c. 1900m. Photos

Sarcandra Gardn.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 22 October 2017

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  1. Sarcandra glabra (Thunb.) Nakai, Fl. Sylv. Koreana 18 (1930) 17; --Bladhia glabra Thunb., Trans. Linn. Soc. London 2 (1794) 331.

Literature

Middleton, DJ, S Lindsay & N Taylor. 2020. (2731) Proposal to reject the name Chloranthus elatior (Chloranthaceae). Taxon 69: 201-201

Verdcourt, B. 1986. Chloranthaceae. Flora Malesiana series 1, 10: 123-144

Yang, TYA,  Chiang, T-Y, Peng, C-I & T-W Hsu. 2006. Chloranthus henryi Hemsl. (Chloranthaceae), a new record to the Flora of Taiwan. Taiwania 51: 283-286

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 8 July 2021