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:
Typification:
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: 6 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)
  • Gene sources: secondary genetic relative of date (based on its Asian lineage distant to the "Phoenix dactylifera clade" fide Acta Hort 994:22, 23, 34. 2013)

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)

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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 22 June 2018.