Hyphaene dichotoma

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Hyphaene dichotoma


Taxonavigation: Arecales 
Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Arecaceae
Subfamilia: Coryphoideae
Tribus: Borasseae
Subtribus: Hyphaeninae
Genus: Hyphaene
Species: Hyphaene dichotoma


Hyphaene dichotoma (D.White ex Nimmo) Furtado, Gard. Bull. Singapore 25: 301 (1970).


  • Basionym
    • Borassus dichotomus D.White bis ex Nimmo in J.Graham, Cat. Pl. Bombay: 226 (1839).
  • Heterotypic
    • Hyphaene indica Becc., Agric. Colon. 22: 173 (1908).
    • Hyphaene taprobanica Furtado, Gard. Bull. Singapore 25: 302 (1970).


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Asie
      • India; Sri Lanka

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



Vernacular names[edit]

English: Branching doum palm
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