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Taxon: Caryota mitis Lour.

 
Genus: Caryota
Family: Arecaceae (alt.Palmae)
Subfamily: Coryphoideae
Tribe: Caryoteae
Nomen number: 9283
Place of publication: Fl. cochinch. 2:569. 1790
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 06-Nov-1985 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 18 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • Burmese fishtail palm  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • clustered fishtail palm  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • tufted fishtail palm  (Source: Hortus 3) - English
  • caryote doux  (Source: F NAmer) - French
  • buschige Fischschwanzpalme  (Source: Zander Ency) - German
  • tuvad fiskstjärtspalm  (Source: Kulturvaxtdatabas) - Swedish

Economic Importance:

  • Environmental: ornamental; ornamental
  • Vertebrate poisons: mammals

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: India
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Philippines


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Naturalized (natzd. elsewhere)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. Backer, C. A. & R. C. Bakhuizen van den Brink, Jr. Flora of Java. (F Java)
  3. Erhardt, W. et al. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen. 2008 (Zander Ency)
  4. FNA Editorial Committee Flora of North America. (F NAmer)
  5. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  6. Lampe, K. F. & M. A. McCann AMA handbook of poisonous and injurious plants. 1985 (Lampe & McCann)
  7. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium Hortus third. (Hortus 3)
  8. Merrill, E. D. An enumeration of Philippine flowering plants. (F Philipp)
  9. Moore, H. E., Jr. 1963. An annotated checklist of cultivated palms (Principes) 7:134, 173.
  10. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  11. Smith, A. C. Flora vitiensis nova. (F Viti)
  12. St. John, H. List and summary of the flowering plants in the Hawaiian islands. 1973 (L Hawaii)
  13. Walker, E. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands. (F Okin)
  14. Walters, S. M. et al., eds. European garden flora. (Eur Gard F)

Check other web resources for Caryota mitis Lour. :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • 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.

Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

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=9283. Accessed 25 March 2019.