Family – Dipterocarpaceae

Family – Dipterocarpaceae – 9 genera in Sri Lanka

  1. DIPTEROCARPACEAE

75.01. BALANOCARPUS Beddome

B.brevipetiolaris (Thw.) Alston  [Hopea brevipetiolaris (Thw.) Ashton]  [Balanocarpus zeylanicus Trimen]

B.kitulgallensis Kosterm.

75.02. DIPTEROCARPUS Gaertn. f.

D.glandulosus Thw.  [Dipterocarpus scabridus Thw.] S:dorana

D.hispidus Thw. S:bu-hora

D.insignis Thw.

D.zeylanicus Thw. S:hora

75.03. DOONA Thw.

D.affinis Thw. [Shorea affinis (Thw.) Ashton] S:beraliya-dun

D.congestiflora Thw.  [Shorea congestiflora (Thw.) Ashton] S:tiniya, tinniya

D.gardneri Thw.  [Shorea gardneri (Thw.) Ashton]  E:red doon S:ratu-dun T:konge koongili

D.macrophylla Thw.  [Shorea megistophylla Ashton]  S:honda-beraliya, kana-beraliya, maha-beraliya

D.nervosa Thw.  [Shorea cordifolia (Thw.) Ashton] [Doona cordifolia Thw.] E:red doon S:kotikan-beraliya

D.oblonga Thw. [Sunaptea distichta (Thw.) Trimen] [Shorea distichta (Thw.) Ashton] R 1:396

D.ovalifolia Thw. [Shorea ovalifolia (Thw.) Ashton]  S:pini-beraliya

D.trapezifolia Thw.  [Shorea trapezifolia (Thw.) Ashton]  S:yakahalu

D.venulosa Thw.  [Shorea worthingtonii Ashton]  S:beraliya

O.zeylanica Thw.  [Shorea zeylanica (Thw.) Ashton] S:dun T:koongili

75.04. HOPEA Roxb.

H.cordifolia (Thw.) Trimen  S:mendora, uva-mendora

H.discolor Thw.  S:peely-dun, ratu-dun

H.jucunda Thw.  [Hopea jucunda subsp. jacunda]  S:rat-beraliya

H.modesta (A. DC.) Kosterm. [Hopea jucunda subsp. modesta A. DC] S:pini-beraliya

75.05. SHOREA Roxb. ex Gaertn. f.

S.dyeri Thw. S:yakhalu-dun

S.hulanidda Kosterm. [Shorea stipularis var. minor Thw. ex Trimen] S:hulan-idda, nawa-dun

S.lissophylla Thw. S:mal-mora

S.oblongifolia Thw. S:pathuru, yakahalu

S.pallescens Ashton S:ratu-dun

S.stipuiaris Thw. S:hulan-idda, nava-dun, nawada

75.06. STEMONOPORUS Thw. S:mendora

S.acuminatus (Thw.) Beddome

S.affinis Thw.

S.angustisepalum Kosterm.

S.bullatus Kosterm.

S.canaliculatus Thw.

S.cordifolius (Thw.) Alston [Monoporandra cordifolia Thw.]

S.elegans (Thw.) Alston [Monoporandra elegans Thw.]

S.gardneri Thw.

S.gilimalensis Kosterm.

S.gracilis Kosterm.

S.kanneliyensis Kosterm.

S.iaevifolius Kosterm.

S.lanceolatus Thw.

S.lancifolius (Thw.) Ashton [Stemonoporus nitidus var. lancifolius (Thw.) [Stemonoporus nervosus Thw. ex Trimen]

Ashton]

S.latisepalum Kosterm.

S.marginalis Kosterm.

S.moonii Thw.

S.nitidus Thw.

S.oblongifolius Thw.

S.petiolaris Thw.

S.reticulatus Thw.

S.revolutus Trimen ex Hook. f.

S.rigidus Thw.

S.scalarinervis Kosterm.

S.scaphifoIius Kosterm.

S.wightii Thw. [Stemonoporus ceylanicus (Wight) Alston] S:hal-mendora

75.07. SUNAPTEA Griffith

S.scabriuscula (Thw.) Trimen [Cotylelobium scabriusculum (Thw.) Brandis] S:na-mendora

75.08. VATERIA L.

V.copallifera (Retz.) Alston [Vateria acuminata Heyne] S:hal T:kungiliyam pinai

75.09. VAT1CA L.

V.affinisThw. S:hal-mendora

V.lewisiana (Trimen ex Hook, f.) Livera [Cotylelobium lewisianum (Trimen ex Hook, f.) Ashton] [Stemonoporus lewisianus Trimen ex Hook, f.]

V.obscura Trimen T.tumpalai

V.paludosa Kosterm. [Vatica roxburghiana Thw. non Blume] [Vatica chinensis sensu Alston non L.] S:mendora

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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