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"
Name Verified on: 22-Mar-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 16-Feb-2011
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 1 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:

  • PROTABASE, the information base of PROTA (Plant Resources of Tropical Africa) (on-line resource). (PROTA4U)
  • Bailey, L. H. 1942. Palms of the Mascarenes (Gentes Herbarum) 6:93.
  • Bosser, J. M. et al., eds. Flores des Mascareignes. 1976- (F Mascar)
  • Chase, A. R. & T. K. Broschat, eds. Diseases and disorders of ornamental palms. 1992 (Diseases & Disorders)
  • Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  • Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  • Govaerts, R. & J. Dransfield World checklist of palms. 2005 (L Palms)
  • Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  • Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. 1976 (Hortus 3)
  • Moore, H. E., Jr. 1963. An annotated checklist of cultivated palms (Principes) 7:143.
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Reitz, R., ed. Flora ilustrada catarinense. 1965- (F SCatarin)

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