1. Family: Arecaceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Genus: Calamus L.
      1. Calamus thysanolepis Hance

        This species is accepted, and its native range is SE. China.

    [PW]
    Conservation
    Unknown, but suitable areas of lowland forest are scarce and declining in the one area of Indochina where is has been recorded.
    Distribution
    Vietnam (North Annam), China (South-east China).
    Biology
    Unknown.
    Vernacular
    None recorded.
    [PW]
    Use
    Fruits sold in Vietnam, presumably as food.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    China Southeast

    Calamus thysanolepis Hance appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Mar 16, 1995 Baker, W.J. [BU13], China K000114469
    Mar 10, 1978 McClure, F.A. [6749], China K000521784
    Mar 10, 1978 Tsang, W.T. [21036], China K000521782
    Mar 10, 1978 Tsang, W.T. [21036], China K000521783
    Mar 10, 1978 Shiu Ying Hu [9129], China K000521780
    Mar 10, 1978 Shiu Ying Hu [12416], China K000521776
    Mar 10, 1978 Shiu Ying Hu [9049], China K000521777
    Mar 10, 1978 Shiu Ying Hu [11073], China K000521785
    Mar 10, 1978 Shiu Ying Hu [9129], China K000521781
    Mar 10, 1978 Shiu Ying Hu [12416], China K000521786
    Mar 10, 1978 Shiu Ying Hu [9049], China K000521778
    Mar 10, 1978 Chung, H.H. [3044], China K000521779
    Dods, G. [18373], Hong Kong K000697790 holotype
    Dunn [3590], Fujian Calamus hoplites K000697791 holotype
    Dunn, S.T. [3590], Fujian Calamus hoplites K000697944 isotype

    First published in J. Bot. 12: 265 (1874)

    Accepted by

    • Peters, C.M. & Henderson, A. (2014). Systematics, ecology and management of Rattans in Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam: 1-222. Agricultural Printing House.
    • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2010). Flora of China 23: 1-515. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.
    • Henderson, A. (2009). Palms of Southern Asia: 1-197. Princeton university press, Princeton and Oxford.
    • Govaerts, R. & Dransfield, J. (2005). World Checklist of Palms: 1-223. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Palmweb - Palms of the World Online
    • T. Evans & K. Sengdala & B. Thammavong & O.V. Viengkham & J. Dransfield, A Synopsis of the Rattans (Arecaceae: Calamoideae) of Laos and Neighbouring Parts of Indochina. 2002
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Henderson, A. (2009). Palms of Southern Asia: 1-197. Princeton university press, Princeton and Oxford.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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    Palmweb - Palms of the World Online
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