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:

  1. Dransfield, J. et al. 2008. Genera palmarum: the evolution and classification of palms 410.
  2. 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.
  3. Govaerts, R. & J. Dransfield. 2005. World checklist of palms.
  4. Pintaud, J. -C. 2008. An overview of the taxonomy of Attalea (Arecaceae). Revista Peruana Biol. 15(suppl. 1):55-63.

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Images:

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

Check Index Nominum Genericorum for Attalea
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/taxonomygenus.aspx?id=1150. Accessed 5 December 2019.