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Taxon: Coccothrinax argentea (Lodd. ex Schult. & Schult. f.) Sarg. ex K. Schum.

 
Genus: Coccothrinax
Family: Arecaceae (alt.Palmae)
Subfamily: Coryphoideae
Tribe: Cryosophileae
Nomen number: 10997
Place of publication: Just's Bot. Jahresber. 27(1): 469. 1901
Link to protologue:
Comment: authorship verified from original literature
Name Verified on: 08-Apr-2011 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 08-Apr-2011
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 7 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • broom palm  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • silver thatch  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • Silver thatch palm  (Source: Zander Ency) - English
  • latanier balai  (Source: Dict Gard) - French
  • yuraguana  (Source: F CubaLeon) - Spanish

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Dominican Republic, Haiti


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  2. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  3. Glassman, S. F. 1972. A revision of B. E. Dahlgren's Index of American palms Phanerog. Monogr. 6:1-294.
  4. Govaerts, R. & J. Dransfield World checklist of palms. (L Palms)
  5. Henderson, A. et al. Field guide to the palms of the Americas. 1995 (Palms Amer)
  6. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  7. León (J. S. Sauget) & Alain (E. E. Liogier) Flora de Cuba. 1946-1962; suppl. (F CubaLeon)
  8. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  9. Moore, H. E., Jr. 1963. An annotated checklist of cultivated palms (Principes) 7:138,174-5.
  10. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)

Check other web resources for Coccothrinax argentea (Lodd. ex Schult. & Schult. f.) Sarg. ex K. Schum. :

  • 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

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=10997. Accessed 14 December 2018.