1. Family: Arecaceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Genus: Licuala Wurmb
      1. Licuala grandis (T.Moore) H.Wendl.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Santa Cruz Islands to Vanuatu.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Santa Cruz Is., Vanuatu

    Introduced into:

    Malaya, Society Is., Trinidad-Tobago

    Licuala grandis (T.Moore) H.Wendl. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Mar 19, 2001 s.coll. [s.n.] 76768.000
    Cribb, P. [10], Vanuatu K000208761
    Raynal, J. [RSNH16417], Vanuatu K000208764
    Raynal, J. [RSNH16417], Vanuatu K000208765
    Whitmore, T. [TCW3022], Vanuatu K000208766
    John [SAN145181], Malaysia K000462790
    Curry, P. [1345], Vanuatu K000208767
    Curry, P. [897], Vanuatu K000208768
    Halle, N. [RSNH6347], Vanuatu K000208762
    Halle, N. [RSNH6347], Vanuatu K000208763
    s.coll. [s.n.] K000697820 Unknown type material
    s.coll. [s.n.] K000697821 Unknown type material

    First published in Ill. Hort. 27: t. 412 (1880)

    Accepted by

    • Baksh-Comeau, Y., Maharaj, S.S., Adams, C.D., Harris, S.A., Filer, D.L. & Hawthorne, W.D. (2016). An annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Trinidad and Tobago with analysis of vegetation types and botanical 'hotspots' Phytotaxa 250: 1-431.
    • Meyer, J.-Y., Lavergne, C. & Hodel, D.R. (2008). Time bombs in gardens: invasive ornamental palms in tropical islands, with emphasis on French Polynesia (Pacific Ocean) and the Mascarenes (Indian Ocean) Palms; Journal of the International Palm Society 52: 23-35.
    • Govaerts, R. & Dransfield, J. (2005). World Checklist of Palms: 1-223. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Baksh-Comeau, Y., Maharaj, S.S., Adams, C.D., Harris, S.A., Filer, D.L. & Hawthorne, W.D. (2016). An annotated checklist of the vascular plants of Trinidad and Tobago with analysis of vegetation types and botanical 'hotspots' Phytotaxa 250: 1-431.
    • Meyer, J.-Y., Lavergne, C. & Hodel, D.R. (2008). Time bombs in gardens: invasive ornamental palms in tropical islands, with emphasis on French Polynesia (Pacific Ocean) and the Mascarenes (Indian Ocean) Palms; Journal of the International Palm Society 52: 23-35.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    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/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Palmweb - Palms of the World Online
    Palmweb 2011. Palmweb: Palms of the World Online. Published on the internet http://www.palmweb.org. Accessed on 21/04/2013
    Content licensed under Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0