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Taxon: Butia yatay (Mart.) Becc.

Genus: Butia
Family: Arecaceae (alt. Palmae) subfamily: Arecoideae tribe: Cocoseae subtribe: Attaleinae.
Nomen number: 8195
Place of publication: Agric. Colon. 10(2):498, t. 5, figs. 1-2. 1916
Name verified on: 06-Nov-1985 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last updated: 09-May-2011
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA).

NO ACCESSIONS IN NPGS UNDER THIS NAME.

Common names:

  • jelly palm   (Source: Hortus 3 ) – English
  • yatay palm   (Source: Hortus 3 ) – English
  • Yatay-Geleepalme   (Source: Zander Ency ) – German
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Economic importance:


Distributional range:

      Native:
  • SOUTHERN AMERICA
    Southern South America: Argentina [Misiones, Santa Fe, Entre Rios, Corrientes]; Paraguay; Uruguay

      Cultivated:
  • also cultivated

References:

  • Angely, J. A. 1965. Flora analitica do Parana.
  • Erhardt, W. et al. 2008. Der große Zander: Enzyklopädie der Pflanzennamen.
  • Facciola, S. 1990. Cornucopia, a source book of edible plants.
  • Glassman, S. F. 1979. Re-evaluation of the genus Butia with a description of a new species. Principes 23:73–74.
  • Glassman, S. F. 1987. Revisions of the palm genus Syagrus Mart. and other selected genera in the Cocos alliance. Illinois Biol. Monogr. 56:97.
  • IPGRI. New World Fruits Database (on-line resource).
  • Krüssmann, G. 1984. Manual of cultivated broad-leaved trees and shrubs (English translation of Handbuch der Laubgehölze. 1976).
  • Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  • Moore, H. E., Jr. 1963. An annotated checklist of cultivated palms. Principes 7:132.
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  • Walker, E. 1976. Flora of Okinawa and the southern Ryukyu Islands.
  • Walters, S. M. et al., eds. 1986–. European garden flora.
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Check other web resources for images:

  • PlantSystematics.org
  • 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.
URL: http://www.ars-grin.gov/cgi-bin/npgs/html/taxon.pl?8195 (25 October 2014)

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