1. Family: Arecaceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Genus: Lodoicea Comm. ex DC.
      1. Lodoicea maldivica (J.F.Gmel.) Pers.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Seychelles (Curieuse, Praslin).

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Seychelles

    Lodoicea maldivica (J.F.Gmel.) Pers. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Apr 16, 2003 Bayton, R.P. [56], Madagascar K000521940
    Jeffrey, C. [1164], Seychelles 25052.000
    Cultivated [1994-3231] K000114538

    First published in Syn. Pl. 2: 630 (1807)

    Accepted by

    • Nelson Sutherland, C.H. (2008). Catálogo de las plantes vasculares de Honduras. Espermatofitas: 1-1576. SERNA/Guaymuras, Tegucigalpa, Honduras.
    • Govaerts, R. & Dransfield, J. (2005). World Checklist of Palms: 1-223. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Lionnet, G. (1986). Coco de Mer. the romance of a palm. Le romance d'un palmier: 1-95. L'île aux images Editions, Bell Village, Ile Maurice.

    Sources

    Art and Illustrations in Digifolia
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    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.

    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