Taxon profile


Guinea Bactris
Bactris guineensis (L.) H. Moore

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Liliopsida - monocotyledons »  order Arecales »  family Arecaceae »  genus Bactris - bactris palm

Scientific synonyms

Cocos guineensis L.
Cocos acicularis Sw.
Bactris horrida Oerst.
Bactris minor Jacq.
Bactris oraria L.H. Bailey
Guilielma piritu H. Karst.
Bactris piritu (H. Karst.) H. Wendl. in O.C.E. de Kerchove de Denterghem,
Bactris rotunda Stokes

Links and literature

EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Bactris guineensis (L.) H.E. Moore]
Data retrieved on: 1 April 2020

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