1. Family: Arecaceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Genus: Calamus L.
      1. Calamus longisetus Griff.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Assam to Peninsula Malaysia.

    [PW]
    Vernacular
    None recorded.
    Distribution
    India (Andaman Islands), Myanmar, Thailand (West and Peninsular). Also South-east Thailand (Hodel & Vatcharakorn 1998) and Peninsular Malaysia (Dransfield 1979).
    Conservation
    Occurs only marginally in Indochina; common and of no conservation concern in the Thai-Malay Peninsula.
    Biology
    Unknown.
    [PW]
    Use
    None recorded in Indochina. The cane is of good quality and there are trial plantations in Peninsular Thailand (R. Pattanavibool, pers. comm. 1999).

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Andaman Is., Assam, Bangladesh, Malaya, Myanmar, Nicobar Is., Thailand

    Calamus longisetus Griff. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Feb 3, 1975 Kerr, A.F.G. [6080], Thailand K000525667
    Feb 3, 1975 Kerr, A.F.G. [11562A], Thailand K000525665
    Jan 29, 1975 Kerr, A.F.G. [11562], Thailand K000525666
    Griffith [s.n.], Burma K000522000 isotype
    Griffith [6392], India K000522001 isotype
    Larsen, K. [42738], Thailand K000525664
    Larsen, K. [42724], Thailand K000525668
    unknown [s.n.E46] K000522006
    unknown [s.n.E45], Burma K000522005
    Dransfield, J. [J.D.5432], Thailand K000525663
    Parker, R.N. [2453], Burma K000522002
    Dr King's collector [s.n.E39], India K000522007
    Kurz, S. [3325], Burma K000521998 holotype
    Kurz, S. [3325], Burma K000522003
    Kurz, S. [3325], Burma K000522004
    Kurz, S. [3321], Burma K000521997 holotype
    Kurz, S. [s.n.], Andaman Is. K000521996 holotype
    Prain, D. [s.n.E38], India K000522009
    Barfod, A. [45196], Thailand K000525671
    Barfod, A. [41227], Thailand K000525669
    McClelland [s.n.E41], Burma K000522011
    McClelland [s.n.E42] K000522010
    Dr Prain's collector [s.n.E40], India K000522008
    Bogh Pedersen, A. [45179], Thailand K000525670
    Bedford, C [H31-20] K000522440
    Bedford, C [H31-20] K000522451
    s.coll. [s.n.], Burma K000521999 Unknown type material

    First published in Calcutta J. Nat. Hist. 5: 36 (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.
    • Pandey, R.P. & Dilwakar, P.G. (2008). An integrated check-list flora of Andaman and Nicobar islands, India Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 32: 403-500.
    • Devi, S.P. & Singh, P.K. (2007). Rattan of Manipur: tree new records for the state Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 31: 460-463.
    • Govaerts, R. & Dransfield, J. (2005). World Checklist of Palms: 1-223. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Palmweb - Palms of the World Online
    • T. Evans & K. Sengdala & B. Thammavong & O.V. Viengkham & J. Dransfield, A Synopsis of the Rattans (Arecaceae: Calamoideae) of Laos and Neighbouring Parts of Indochina. 2002
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Henderson, A. (2009). Palms of Southern Asia: 1-197. Princeton university press, Princeton and Oxford.
    • Devi, S.P. & Singh, P.K. (2007). Rattan of Manipur: tree new records for the state Journal of Economic and Taxonomic Botany 31: 460-463.

    Sources

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