Genus: Roystonea O. F. Cook

Family: Arecaceae
Subfamily: Arecoideae
Tribe: Roystoneeae
Genus number: 10570
Last updated: 15-Oct-2004
Accession Count: 39

List of Species Records in GRIN

References for  genus:

  • Dransfield, J. et al. Genera palmarum: the evolution and classification of palms. 2008. (Gen Palm ed2) 392.
  • Govaerts, R. & J. Dransfield World checklist of palms. 2005. (L Palms)
  • Zona, S. 1996. Roystonea (Arecaceae: Arecoideae). Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 71:1-35.
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
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  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image