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Taxon: Dictyosperma album (Bory) H. Wendl. & Drude ex Scheff.

 
Genus: Dictyosperma
Family: Arecaceae (alt.Palmae)
Subfamily: Arecoideae
Tribe: Areceae
Nomen number: 13936
Place of publication: Ann. Jard. Bot. Buitenzorg 1:157. 1876 "alba"
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 22-Mar-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 19 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Zander ed14)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN: Mauritius, Reunion


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Bailey, L. H. 1942. Palms of the Mascarenes. Gentes Herbarum 6:93.
  2. Bosser, J. M. et al., eds. 1976-. Flores des Mascareignes.
  3. Chase, A. R. & T. K. Broschat, eds. 1992. Diseases and disorders of ornamental palms Note: APS Press
  4. Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage
  5. Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen
  6. Govaerts, R. & J. Dransfield. 2005. World checklist of palms.
  7. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. Note: re. Brazilian common names
  8. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  9. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  10. Moore, H. E., Jr. 1963. An annotated checklist of cultivated palms. Principes 7:143.
  11. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  12. Reitz, R., ed. 1965-. Flora ilustrada catarinense.
  13. PROTABASE, the information base of PROTA (Plant Resources of Tropical Africa) (on-line resource).

Check other web resources for Dictyosperma album (Bory) H. Wendl. & Drude ex Scheff. :

  • 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=13936. Accessed 16 July 2019.