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Taxon: Ptychosperma macarthurii (H. Wendl. ex H. J. Veitch) H. Wendl. ex Hook. f.

 
Genus: Ptychosperma
Family: Arecaceae (alt.Palmae)
Subfamily: Arecoideae
Tribe: Areceae
Subtribe: Ptychospermatinae
Nomen number: 30333
Place of publication: Rep. Roy. Bot. Gard. Kew 1882:55. 1884
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 19-Mar-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 11 (1 active, 1 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

  • cluster palm  (Source: F Viti) - English
  • hurricane palm  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • Macarthur feather palm  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • Macarthur palm  (Source: F NAmer) - English

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental;

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • PAPUASIA: Indonesia, [Papua Barat] Papua New Guinea
    • MALESIA: Indonesia [Maluku]

    Australasia
    • AUSTRALIA: Australia [Queensland (n.)]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Encke, F. et al. 1993. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 14. Auflage Note: lists as Ptychosperma macarthurii (H. Wendl.) G. Nicolson
  2. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America. Note: lists as P. macarthurii (H. Wendl. ex anon.) G. Nicolson
  3. Govaerts, R. & J. Dransfield. 2005. World checklist of palms.
  4. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third. Note: lists as Ptychosperma macarthurii (H. Wendl.) G. Nicolson
  5. Moore, H. E., Jr. 1963. An annotated checklist of cultivated palms. Principes 7:161. Note: lists as Ptychosperma macarthurii (H. Wendl.) G. Nicolson
  6. Nasir, E. & S. I. Ali, eds. 1970-. Flora of [West] Pakistan.
  7. Parham, J. W. 1972. Plants of the Fiji islands, revised ed.
  8. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  9. Smith, A. C. 1979-1991. Flora vitiensis nova.
  10. St. John, H. 1973. List and summary of the flowering plants in the Hawaiian islands
  11. Walker, E. 1976. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands.

Check other web resources for Ptychosperma macarthurii (H. Wendl. ex H. J. Veitch) H. Wendl. ex Hook. f. :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • AVH: Australia's Virtual Herbarium
  • 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=30333. Accessed 21 September 2019.