Genus:
Chamaerops L.

Chamaerops humilis L.

This species is accepted, and its native range is W. & Central Medit. It is used as animal food and a medicine, has environmental uses and for fuel and food.

[UPFC]
Distribution
Elevation range: 2600–2600 m a.s.l. Cultivated in Colombia. Colombian departments: Cundinamarca.
Habit
Shrub.
Conservation
IUCN Red List Assessment (2021): LC.

[CPLC]

Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

Distribution
Cultivada en Colombia; Alt. 2600 m.
Morphology General Habit
Arbusto

[UPFC]
Use Animal Food
Used as animal food.
Use Environmental
Environmental uses.
Use Fuel
Used for fuels.
Use Gene Sources
Used as gene sources.
Use Food
Used for food.
Use Materials
Used as material.
Use Medicines
Medical uses.

Native to:

Algeria, Baleares, France, Italy, Libya, Morocco, Portugal, Sardegna, Sicilia, Spain, Tunisia

Introduced into:

Corse, Dominican Republic

Chamaerops humilis L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
29047.065
29047.487
Tuley, P. [5014], United Kingdom 29047.702
Dransfield, J. [4461] 43750.000
Dransfield, J. [7328], Spain 62924.000
Dransfield, J. [7327], Spain 63009.000
Dransfield, J. [7328], Spain K000208610
Boissier, E. [s.n.], Spain K000208612
Birch Wolfe, T. [s.n.], Italy K000208619
Birch Wolfe, T. [s.n.], Italy K000208620
Brenan, J.P.M. [9978], Portugal K000208623
Bourgeau, E. [484], Spain K000208625
Alexander, C. [s.n.], Italy K000208627
Thomas, P. [s.n.], Italy K000208629
unknown [847] K000208633
Birch Wolfe, T. [s.n.], Algeria K000208639
Beccari, O. [s.n.] K000208647
Sanderson, H. [HS101], Morocco K000208648
Fay [1157], Tunisia K000208653
Gibbons, M. [s.n.], Morocco K000208656
illegible [s.n.], Italy K000208624
Birch Wolfe, T. [s.n.], Algeria K000208641
Birch Wolfe, T. [s.n.], Algeria K000208644
Edmonds, M.E. [99], Spain K000208622
Trethewy, A.W. [98], Morocco K000208638
Salzmann [s.n.] K000208634
illegible [s.n.], Italy K000208628
Sanderson, H. [HS105], Morocco K000208652
unknown [s.n.], Italy K000208630
Moris [s.n.], Italy K000208635
Gibbons, M. [s.n.], Morocco K000208655
Trethewy, A.W. [s.n.], Morocco K000208637
Munby, G. [s.n.], Algeria K000208642
Higgins, E.K. [s.n.], Spain K000208616
Whiting, M.M. [156], Morocco K000208646
unknown [s.n.], Italy K000208631
Birch Wolfe, T. [s.n.], Algeria K000208643
Barrow, S. [76], Spain K000208609
illegible [s.n.] K000208617
Dransfield, J. [JS7327], Spain K000114471
illegible [s.n.], Italy K000208626
Brummitt, R.K. [5936], Spain K000208614
unknown [s.n.], Monaco K000208636
Lemann [s.n.] K000208632
Reverchon, E. [64], Spain K000208618
Birch Wolfe, T. [s.n.], Algeria K000208640
Sanderson, H. [HS104], Morocco K000208651
Birch Wolfe, T. [s.n.], Italy K000208621
Hooker [s.n.], Morocco K000208645
Sanderson, H. [HS103], Morocco K000208650
Sanderson, H. [HS102], Morocco K000208649
Jury, S.L. [11708], Morocco K000208657
Ellman, E. [324], Spain K000208611
Bourgeau, E. [494], Spain K000208613
Brummitt, R.K. [5936], Spain K000208615
Gibbons, M. [s.n.], Morocco K000208654

First published in Sp. Pl.: 1187 (1753)

Accepted by

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.
  • Castroviejo, S. & al. (eds.) (2008). Flora Iberica 18: 1-420. Real Jardín Botánico, CSIC, Madrid.
  • Dobignard, D. & Chatelain, C. (2010). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 1: 1-455. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève.
  • 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

Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia

  • Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R. & Celis, M. (eds.). 2015. Catálogo de plantas y líquenes de Colombia. Instituto de Ciencias Naturales, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Bogotá. http://catalogoplantasdecolombia.unal.edu.co

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192.

Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia

  • Bernal, R., Gradstein, S.R., & Celis, M. (eds.). (2020). Catálogo de Plantas y Líquenes de Colombia. v1.1. Universidad Nacional de Colombia. Dataset/Checklist. https://doi.org/10.15472/7avdhn
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  • Diazgranados et al. (2021). Catalogue of plants of Colombia. Useful Plants and Fungi of Colombia project. In prep.
  • Diazgranados, M., Allkin, B., Black N., Cámara-Leret, R., Canteiro C., Carretero J., Eastwood R., Hargreaves S., Hudson A., Milliken W., Nesbitt, M., Ondo, I., Patmore, K., Pironon, S., Turner, R., Ulian, T. (2020). World Checklist of Useful Plant Species. Produced by the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Knowledge Network for Biocomplexity.
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