Ptychosperma elegans (R. Br.) Blume

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Taxonomic Rank

Kingdom: Plantae
Phylum: Magnoliophyta
Class: Liliopsida
Subclass: Arecidae
Order: Arecales
Family: Arecaceae
Genus: Ptychosperma

Other System Links

Plants: PTEL
GRIN: 30330
ITIS: 565444
NPDN Host: 38093

Synonyms and Other Names

Other Common Names:
solitary palm


Category: Hardwood Trees
Category: Palms