Taxon profile


royal palm
Roystonea O.F. Cook

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

Scientific synonyms

Gorgasia O.F.Cook

Included taxa

Number of records: 10

species Roystonea altissima (Mill.) H.E.Moore
species Roystonea borinquena O.F.Cook - Puerto Rico Royal Palm
species Roystonea dunlapiana P.H.Allen - Yagua
species Roystonea lenis León
species Roystonea maisiana (L.H.Bailey) Zona
species Roystonea oleracea (Jacq.) O.F.Cook - South American Royal Palm
species Roystonea princeps (Becc.) Burret - Morass cabbage palm
species Roystonea regia (Kunth) O.F.Cook - Royal Palm

Roystonea regia

species Roystonea stellata León
species Roystonea violacea León

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1047818]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Roystonea O.F. Cook, 1900]
Data retrieved on: 5 January 2020
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Roystonea O.F. Cook]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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