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Monimiaceae

Kibara Endl.

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 17 August 2017

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  1. Kibara coriacea (Blume) Hook.f. & Thomson, Fl. Ind. 1 (1855) 166; --Philipson, Blumea 30 (1985) 406; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 10 (1986) 298; --Brongniartia coriacea Blume, Bijdr. Fl. Ned. Ind. 9 (1825) 435. --Kibara clemensiae Perkins in Engl., Bot. Jahrb. 45 (1911) 423; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 184. --Kibara cuspidata Blume, Ann. Mus. Bot. Lugd.-Bat. 2 (1852) 89; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 185. --Kibara grandifolia Merr., Govt. Lab. Publ. (Philipp.) 29 (1905) 15; EPFP 2 (1923) 185. --Kibara merrilliana Perkins in Engl., Bot. Jahrb. 45 (1911) 424; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 185. --Kibara stapfiana Perkins in Engl., Bot. Jahrb. 45 (1911) 424; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 185. --Kibara vidalii Perkins in Engl., Bot. Jahrb. 45 (1911) 423; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 185. --Matthaea ellipsoidea Merr. ex Perkins in Engl., Bot. Jahrb. 45 (1911) 423; Pflanzenreich 49 (1911) 19; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 186. Throughout Malesia. LUZON: Benguet, Cagayan, Pangasinan, Nueva Ecija, Tayabas, Bataan, Bulacan, Rizal, Laguna, Camarines, Albay, Sorsogon, MINDORO, CATANDUANES, NEGROS, MINDANAO: Zamboanga, Lanao, Cotabato, Bukidnon. Lowland to lower montane forests, up to 1600m. Photos
  2. Kibara obtusa Blume, Ann. Mus. Bot. Lugd.-Bat. 2 (1852) 89; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 185. N Borneo, Philippines, Sulawesi, New Guinea (Irian Jaya). LUZON: Benguet. Thickets about limestone boulders and ledges, c. 1200m.

Insufficiently known:

  1. Kibara elmeri Perkins in Engl., Bot. Jahrb. 45 (1911) 424; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 185. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Benguet. Thickets or forests at medium elevation. Very close to Kibara cuspidata Blume (= Kibara coriacea (Blume) Tul).

Matthaea Blume

Last edited by Pieter B. Pelser, 28 May 2018

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  1. Matthaea chartacea Merr., Govt. Lab. Publ. (Philipp.) 35 (1906) 14; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 186; --Philipson, Blumea 28 (1982) 80; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 10 (1986) 323. --Matthaea williamsii Perkins in Engl., Bot. Jahrb. 45 (1911) 422; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 186. Moluccas, Philippines. LUZON: Quezon, Laguna, MINDORO, LEYTE, MINDANAO: Zamboanga. Forests and secondary forests at low and medium elevation to 1000m.
  2. Matthaea heterophylla Quisumb. & Merr., PJS 37 (1928) 145; --Philipson, Blumea 28 (1982) 82; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 10 (1986) 324. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Cagayan, Isabela. Forests at low and medium elevation, ascending to 1300m. Photos
  3. Matthaea intermedia Merr., PJS 13 c (1918) Bot. 11; EPFP 2 (1923) 186; --Philipson, Blumea 28 (1982) 82; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 10 (1986) 324. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Quezon (Mt Binuang). Forests, c. 1000m.
  4. Matthaea pubescens Merr. ex Perkins in Engl., Bot. Jahrb. 45 (1911) 422; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 186; --Philipson, Blumea 28 (1982) 80; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 10 (1986) 323. Endemic to the Philippines. MINDANAO: Bukidnon, Davao, Agusan, Surigao. Dense, often mossy forests, 300-1700m. Photos
  5. Matthaea sancta Blume, Ann. Mus. Bot. Lugd.-Bat. 2 (1852) 89; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 186; --Philipson, Blumea 28 (1982) 82; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 10 (1986) 323. --Matthaea calophylla Perkins in Engl., Pflanzenreich 4 (1901) 52; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 185. --Matthaea sancta var. mindanaoensis Perkins in Engl., Pflanzenreich 49 (1911) 18; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 186. --Matthaea sancta var. venulosa Perkins in Engl., Pflanzenreich 49 (1911) 19; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 186. Sumatra, Peninsular Malaysia, Borneo, Philippines, Sulawesi. LUZON: Quezon, Laguna, Batangas, CEBU, MINDANAO: Lanao. Forests, 500-900m. Photos
  6. Matthaea vidalii Perkins in Engl., Bot. Jahrb. 45 (1911) 422; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 186; --Philipson, Blumea 28 (1982) 82; Fl. Males. ser. 1, 10 (1986) 324. Endemic to the Philippines. LUZON: Camarines, Sorsogon, PANAY. Forests at medium elevation.

Insufficiently known:

  1. Matthaea philippinensis Perkins in Engl., Bot. Jahrb. 45 (1911) 423; --Merr., EPFP 2 (1923) 186. Endemic to the Philippines. NEGROS, LEYTE. Forests at low and medium elevation. No specimen seen by Philipson in his Fl. Males. revision.

Acknowledgements

Bonifacio Pasion kindly provided photographs for this webpage.

Literature

Philipson, WR. 1982. A synopsis of Matthaea (Monimiaceae). Blumea 28: 77-83

Philipson, WR. 1985. A synopsis of the Malesian species of Kibara (Monimiaceae). Blumea 30: 389-415

Philipson, WR. 1986. Monimiaceae. Flora Malesiana series 1, 10: 255-326


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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