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Common name

English: Licuri Palm

Portuguese: Licuri

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2596)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2495)

    Class: Liliopsida (387)

      Order: Arecales (28)

        Family: Arecaceae (28)(family description)

          Genus: Syagrus (2)

            Epithet: coronata (Mart.) Becc. (1)

Synonyms: Calappa coronata (Mart.) Kuntze, Cocos coronata Mart., Cocos quinquefaria Barb.Rodr., Glaziova treubiana Becc., Syagrus quinquefaria (Barb.Rodr.) Becc., Syagrus treubiana (Becc.) Becc.

coronata => crowned or wreathed

quinquefaria => in five parts or ranks

treubiana => in honor of Melchior Treub (1851-1910), Dutch botanist

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habit: tree

External links

Check for Syagrus coronata at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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