Taxon: Chamaedorea elegans Mart.

 
Genus: Chamaedorea
Family: Arecaceae (alt.Palmae)
Subfamily: Arecoideae
Tribe: Chamaedoreeae
Nomen number: 10109
Place of publication: Linnaea 5:204. 1830
Link to protologue:
Typification:
Name Verified on: 06-May-1999 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 06-May-1999
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Eur Gard F; Zander ed13)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chiapas, Hidalgo]

    Southern America
    • CENTRAL AMERICA: Guatemala


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  3. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  4. Glassman, S. F. 1972. A revision of B. E. Dahlgren's Index of American palms Phanerog. Monogr. 6:1-294.
  5. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  6. Hanelt, P., ed. Mansfeld's encyclopedia of agricultural and horticultural crops. Volumes 1-6. 2001 (Mansf Ency)
  7. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  8. Moore, H. E., Jr. 1963. An annotated checklist of cultivated palms (Principes) 7:135.
  9. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  10. Reitz, R., ed. Flora ilustrada catarinense. (F SCatarin)
  11. Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. (F Guat)
  12. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Chamaedorea elegans Mart. :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=10109. Accessed 25 April 2018.