Bactris mexicana

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Bactris mexicana


Taxonavigation: Arecales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Cladus: Commelinids
Ordo: Arecales

Familia: Arecaceae
Subfamilia: Arecoideae
Tribus: Cocoseae
Subtribus: Bactridinae
Genus: Bactris
Species: Bactris mexicana
Varietas: B. m. var. mexicana – B. m. var. trichophylla



Bactris mexicana Mart. in A.D.d'Orbigny, Voy. Amér. Mér. 7(3): 65 (1844).


  • Heterotypic
    • Bactris baculifera Karw. ex Walp., Ann. Bot. Syst. 3: 472 (1852).


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Southern America
    • Regional: Central America
      • Belize; Guatemala; Honduras; Nicaragua
  • Continental: Northern America
    • Regional: Mexico
      • Mexico Gulf; Mexico Southeast; Mexico Southwest

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition



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