Pinanga brewsteriana Ridl.

First published in J. Fed. Malay States Mus. 6: 188 (1915)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Peninsula Malaysia (Pahan). It is a shrub or tree and grows primarily in the wet tropical biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Malaya

POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • Lim, C.K. (2014). A new Pinanga from Negeri Sembilan, reinstatement of Pinanga brewsteriana Ridl., and supplementary notes on the genus in peninsular Malaysia. Folia Malaysiana 15: 1-10.

An alternative taxonomy had been proposed by the following authorities:

  • Barfod, A.S. & Dransfield, J. (2013). Flora of Thailand 11(3): 323-498. The Forest Herbarium, National Park, Wildlife and Plant Conservation Department, Bangkok. [Cited as Pinanga polymorpha.]
  • Govaerts, R. & Dransfield, J. (2005). World Checklist of Palms: 1-223. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Pinanga polymorpha.]

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Lim, C.K. (2014). A new Pinanga from Negeri Sembilan, reinstatement of Pinanga brewsteriana Ridl., and supplementary notes on the genus in peninsular Malaysia. Folia Malaysiana 15: 1-10.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Sources

  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2023. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2023. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2022 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0