Genus: Attalea Kunth

 
Family: Arecaceae
Subfamily: Arecoideae
Tribe: Cocoseae
Subtribe: Attaleinae
Genus number: 1150
Last updated: 15-Oct-2004
Accession Count: 85 (8 active, 4 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

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) 410.
  • Freitas, C. et al. 2016. Phylogenetic analysis of Attalea (Arecaceae): insights into the historical biogeography of a recently diversified Neotropical plant group. Bot. J. Linn. Soc. 182:287-302.
  • Govaerts, R. & J. Dransfield World checklist of palms.. (L Palms)
  • Pintaud, J. -C. 2008. An overview of the taxonomy of Attalea (Arecaceae). Revista Peruana Biol. 15(suppl. 1):55-63.
More:
  • KBD: Kew Bibliographic Databases of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
    Note: Log on to KBD for better access.
  • Google Scholar   

Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seed: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

Check Index Nomninum Genericorum for Attalea
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/taxonomygenus.aspx?id=1150. Accessed 19 December 2018.