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Taxon: Deckenia nobilis H. Wendl. ex Seem.

Genus: Deckenia
Family: Arecaceae (alt. Palmae) subfamily: Arecoideae tribe: Areceae subtribe: Oncospermatinae
Nomen number: 13378
Place of publication: Gard. Chron. 1870:561. 1870
Name verified on: 19-Mar-2010 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 19-Mar-2010
No species priority site assigned.


Common names:

Distributional range:

    Western Indian Ocean: Seychelles


  • Dransfield, J. et al. 2008. Genera palmarum: the evolution and classification of palms. 572.
  • Govaerts, R. & J. Dransfield. 2005. World checklist of palms.
  • Robertson, S. A. 1989. Flowering plants of Seychelles.

Check other web resources for Deckenia nobilis H. Wendl. ex Seem.:

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  • Google Images Note: Be advised that their identity may be inaccurate. Proper identification of a plant may require specialized taxonomic knowledge or comparison with properly documented herbarium material.

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USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program.
Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database].
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland.
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