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Taxon: Tahina spectabilis J. Dransf. & Rakotoarin.

Genus: Tahina
Family: Arecaceae (alt.Palmae)
Subfamily: Coryphoideae
Tribe: Chuniophoeniceae
Nomen number: 461511
Place of publication: Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 156:81. 2008
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 02-Aug-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 1 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Distributional Range:


    • WESTERN INDIAN OCEAN: Madagascar (n.w.)


  1. Dransfield, J. et al. 2008. A new Coryphoid palm genus from Madagascar. Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 156:79-91.

Check other web resources for Tahina spectabilis J. Dransf. & Rakotoarin. :

  • 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. 2020. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=461511. Accessed 5 June 2020.