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This species is accepted, and its native range is Bhutan to S. China and Peninsula Malaysia.

Native to:

Assam, Cambodia, China South-Central, China Southeast, East Himalaya, Hainan, Laos, Malaya, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam

Arenga westerhoutii Griff. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Apr 20, 2006 Henderson et al. [3135], Burma K000208526
Jan 1, 2006 Averyanov, L. [VH4701], Vietnam K000462487
Feb 9, 1987 Griffith [s.n.] K000526346 isotype
Feb 9, 1987 Griffith, W. [s.n.], Malaysia K000526345 isoneotype
Smith, G. [GC 96], Thailand 62931.000
Nguyen, V.D. [1443], Vietnam 66214.000
Henderson, A. [3442], Vietnam K000526503
Henderson, A. [3295], Vietnam K000526488

First published in Calcutta J. Nat. Hist. 5: 474 (1845)

Accepted by

  • Barfod, A.S. & Dransfield, J. (2013). Flora of Thailand 11(3): 323-498. The Forest Herbarium, National Park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department, Bangkok.
  • Govaerts, R. & Dransfield, J. (2005). World Checklist of Palms: 1-223. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.
  • Henderson, A. (2009). Palms of Southern Asia: 1-197. Princeton university press, Princeton and Oxford.
  • Wu, Z. & Raven, P.H. (eds.) (2010). Flora of China 23: 1-515. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, St. Louis.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Henderson, A. (2009). Palms of Southern Asia: 1-197. Princeton university press, Princeton and Oxford.

Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Backbone Distributions
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
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Kew Science Photographs
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Palmweb - Palms of the World Online
Palmweb 2011. Palmweb: Palms of the World Online. Published on the internet http://www.palmweb.org. Accessed on 21/04/2013
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