Taxon profile


Phoenix dactylifera L.

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

Scientific synonyms

Phoenix excelsior Cav.
Zamia pallida Salisb.

Other names

= Date Palm


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Intertaxon relationships

consumer: Polyarthron pectinicorne (Fabricius, 1792), Rhynchophorus ferrugineus (Olivier, 1790) - Red Palm Weevil, Phonapate nitidipennis (Waterhouse, 1881), Jebusaea hammerschmidtii Reiche, 1877 - Long-horn Date-palm Stem-borer

Links and literature

EN Botanical Society of British Isles [], Botany Department, The Natural History Museum [as Phoenix dactylifera L.]
Data retrieved on: 11 May 2012
EN Danin A.: Flora and Vegetation of Israel [] [as Phoenix dactylifera]
Data retrieved on: 26 February 2009

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