Families – Lecythidaceae, Leeaceae, Lemnaceae

Lecythidaceae, Leeaceae, Lemnaceae

 

Family – Lecythidaceae. 3 genera in Sri Lanka

  1. LECYTHIDACEAE

107.01. BARRINGTONIA J. R. & G. Forst.

B.acutangula (L.) Gaertn. S:ela-midella, era-midella T.adampu

B.asiatica (L.) Kurz [Barringtonia speciosa J. R. & G. Forst.] S:mudilla

B.racemosa (L.) Spreng. [Barringtonia zeylanica (Miers) Gardner ex Clarke] S:diya-mudilla, goda-midella

B.waasii P.Chantaranothai

107.02. CAREYA Roxb.

C.arborea Roxb. E:patana oak S:kahata T:kachaddai

107.03. COUROUPITA Aublet

C.surinamensis Mart, ex Berg.* [Couroupita guianensis Aublet] Exannon ball tree S:sal

 

Family – Leeaceae. 1 genus in Sri Lanka

108, LEEACEAE

108.01. LEEA Royen ex L.

L.indica (Burm. f.) Merr. [Leea sambucina Willd.] S:burulla, gurulla T:nyckki, otta-nali

 

Family – Lemnaceae. 3 genera in Sri Lanka

  1. LEMNACEAE

109.01. LEMNA L.

L.gibba L.

L.perpusilla Toney [Lenma paticicoslata Engelm.] S:diya-panshi

109.02. SPIRODELA Schleid.

S.polyrrhiza (L.) Schleid. [Leinna polyrrhiza L.]

109.03. WOLFFIA Horkel ex Schleid.

W.arrhiza (L.) Horkel ex Wimmer

Reference – A CHECK LIST OF THE FLOWERING PLANTS; Lilani Kumudini Senaratna, B.Sc. (Colombo) M.Phil. (OUSL), Department of Botany, The Open University of Sri Lanka, Nawala, Nugegoda.  Published by National Science Foundation 47/5, Maitland, Place Colombo 7 SRI LANKA

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