1. Family: Arecaceae Bercht. & J.Presl
    1. Genus: Metroxylon Rottb.
      1. Metroxylon salomonense (Warb.) Becc.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is E. New Guinea to Vanuatu.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Bismarck Archipelago, New Guinea, Santa Cruz Is., Solomon Is., Vanuatu

    Metroxylon salomonense (Warb.) Becc. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1987 Whitmore, T. [BSIP1818], Solomon Is. K000208786
    Jan 1, 1987 Whitmore, T. [BSIP1818], Solomon Is. K000208787
    Jan 1, 1984 Moore, H.E. [BSIP 40919317], Solomon Is. K000208782
    Jan 1, 1984 Moore, H.E. [BSIP 40919317], Solomon Is. K000208783
    Jan 1, 1984 Moore, H.E. [BSIP 40919317], Solomon Is. K000208784
    Jan 1, 1984 Moore, H.E. [BSIP 40919317], Solomon Is. K000208785
    Jan 1, 1984 Lever, R.A. [s.n.], Solomon Is. K000208788
    Whitmore, T.C. [BSIP], Solomon Is. 29047.406
    Dransfield, J. [805], Malaysia 45902.000

    First published in Denkschr. Kaiserl. Akad. Wiss., Wien. Math.-Naturwiss. Kl. 89: 502 (1913 publ. 1914)

    Accepted by

    • Takeuchi, W. (2005). Floristic notes from a holocene successional environment in Papuasia Harvard Papers in Botany 10: 95-116.
    • Govaerts, R. & Dransfield, J. (2005). World Checklist of Palms: 1-223. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2020. 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 2020. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    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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