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Taxon: Copernicia gigas Ekman

 
Genus: Copernicia
Family: Arecaceae (alt.Palmae)
Subfamily: Coryphoideae
Tribe: Trachycarpeae
Subtribe: Livistoninae
Nomen number: 312672
Place of publication: Burret, Kongl. Svenska Vetensk. Akad. Handl. ser. 3, 6(7):3. 1929
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 02-Oct-1987 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 25-Apr-2005
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 2 (2 active, 2 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • Cuban palm  (Source: Pl Names) - English

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Southern America
    • CARIBBEAN: Cuba


References:

  1. Moore, H. E., Jr. 1963. An annotated checklist of cultivated palms (Principes) 7:139.
  2. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)

Check other web resources for Copernicia gigas Ekman :

  • 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=312672. Accessed 11 December 2018.