Taxon profile


borassus palm
Borassus L.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Liliopsida - monocotyledons »  order Arecales »  family Arecaceae »  subfamily Coryphoideae

Scientific synonyms

Lontarus Adans.

Intertaxon relationships

consumer: Loxodonta africana (Blumenbach, 1797) - African Bush Elephant

Included taxa

Number of records: 5

species Borassus aethiopum Mart. - Palmyra Palm

Borassus aethiopum

species Borassus akeassii Bayton, Ouédr. & Guinko
species Borassus flabellifer L. - Toddy Palm

Borassus flabellifer

species Borassus heineanus Becc.
species Borassus madagascariensis (Jum. & H.Perrier) Bojer ex Jum. & H.Perrier

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