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Taxon: Latania loddigesii Mart.

 
Genus: Latania
Family: Arecaceae (alt.Palmae)
Subfamily: Coryphoideae
Tribe: Borasseae
Subtribe: Lataniinae
Nomen number: 21538
Place of publication: Hist. nat. palm. 3:224, t. 161, figs. 2 (10-14). 1838
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 16-Mar-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 17-Mar-2010
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 5 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • blue latan  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • blue latan palm  (Source: L Hawaii) - English
  • blaue Latanie  (Source: Zander Ency) - German

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Zander ed13); ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Zander ed13)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN: Mauritius


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. Flora of Java. (F Java)
  2. Bosser, J. M. et al., eds. Flores des Mascareignes. (F Mascar)
  3. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  4. Govaerts, R. & J. Dransfield World checklist of palms. 2005 (L Palms)
  5. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  6. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  7. Moore, H. E., Jr. 1963. An annotated checklist of cultivated palms (Principes) 7:148.
  8. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  9. St. John, H. List and summary of the flowering plants in the Hawaiian islands. 1973 (L Hawaii)
  10. Whitmore, T. C. 1973. Palms of Malaya. (Palms Malaya)

Check other web resources for Latania loddigesii Mart. :

  • 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=21538. Accessed 21 October 2018.