Family • Araliaceae
Schefflera piperoidea Elmer
|Scientific names||Common names|
|Schefflera piperoidea Elm.||No local name|
|Quisumbing's compilation lists Schefflera piperoidea Elm. and Scheffler trifoliata Merr. & Rolfe as separate species. Some compilations list them as synonyms.|
There are nearly 1100 species widely distributed in the tropics and subtropics of both hemispheres; about 5 or 6 species endemic in the Philippines.
Sources and Suggested Readings
Schefflera (Genus) / Overview / ZipcodeZoo