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Common name

Portuguese: Coqueiro-tucumã

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2611)

  Phylum: Tracheophyta (2511)

    Class: Liliopsida (388)

      Order: Arecales (28)

        Family: Arecaceae (28)(family description)

          Genus: Astrocaryum (2)

            Epithet: aculeatum G.Mey. (1)

Synonym: Astrocaryum gymnopus Burret

aculeatum => with thorns, prickly and pointed

gymnopus => column-foot

Characteristics

Climate: tropical

Habit: tree

External links

Check for Astrocaryum aculeatum at

World Flora Online, GBIF or IPNI

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