Raphia vinifera P. Beauv.

Common name

English: West African piassava palm

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Liliopsida (370)

      Order: Arecales (25)

        Family: Arecaceae (25) (family description)

          Genus: Raphia (1)

           Epithet: vinifera P. Beauv. (2)

vinifera => wine-bearing

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habit: tree

External links

Check for Raphia vinifera at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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