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Taxon: Phoenix roebelenii OʼBrien

 
Genus: Phoenix
Family: Arecaceae (alt.Palmae)
Subfamily: Coryphoideae
Tribe: Phoeniceae
Nomen number: 28056
Place of publication: Gard. Chron. ser. 3, 6:475, 758. 1889
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 02-Jul-1998 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 19-Sep-2017
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 10 (6 active, 2 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • miniature date palm  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • pygmy date palm  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • Roebelin palm  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • tamareira-anã  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)
  • tamareira-de-jardim  (Source: pers. comm.) - Portuguese (Brazil)

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Eur Gard F); ornamental (fide Dict Gard; Eur Gard F)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Yunnan]

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDO-CHINA: Laos (n.), Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam (n.w.)


    Cultivated (widely cult.)

References:

  1. Ballardini, M. et al. 2013. The chloroplast DNA locus psbZ-trnfM as a potential barcode marker in Phoenix L. (Arecaceae) (ZooKeys) 365:71-82.
  2. Barrow, S. C. 1998. A monograph of Phoenix L. (Palmae: Coryphoideae) Kew Bull. 53:530.
  3. Chinese Academy of Sciences Flora reipublicae popularis sinicae. (F China)
  4. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage. 1993 (Zander ed14)
  5. Encke, F. et al. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage. 1984 (Zander ed13)
  6. Groth, D. 2005. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  7. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  8. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  9. Moore, H. E., Jr. 1963. An annotated checklist of cultivated palms (Principes) 7:157.
  10. Pintaud, J.-C. et al. 2013. Biogeography of the Date Palm (Phoenix dactylifera L., Arecaceae): Insights on the origin and on the structure of modern diversity Acta Hort. 994:19-38.
  11. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  12. Reitz, R., ed. Flora ilustrada catarinense. (F SCatarin)
  13. Smith, A. C. Flora vitiensis nova. (F Viti)
  14. St. John, H. List and summary of the flowering plants in the Hawaiian islands. 1973 (L Hawaii)
  15. Walker, E. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands. (F Okin)
  16. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)
  17. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Phoenix roebelenii OʼBrien :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • 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=28056. Accessed 14 November 2018.