Arecaceae Plant Family

Symbol Scientific Name Common Name Photos
ACOEL Acoelorraphe H. Wendl. palm
ACWR4 Acoelorraphe wrightii (Griseb. & H. Wendl.) H. Wendl. ex Becc. Everglades palm
ACAR5 Acoelorraphe arborescens (Sarg.) Becc. Acoelorraphe wrightii
PAWR5 Paurotis wrightii (Griseb. & H. Wendl.) Britt. Acoelorraphe wrightii
ACROC Acrocomia Mart. acrocomia
ACME2 Acrocomia media O.F. Cook grugru palm
ACTO5 Acrocomia totai Mart. grugru palm
ACVI6 Acrocomia vinifera Oersted coyol palm
AIPHA Aiphanes Willd. aiphanes
AICA5 Aiphanes caryotifolia (Kunth) H. A. Wendl. coyure palm
AICO Aiphanes corallina (C. Martius) H. A. Wendl. ex Griseb. coyor
AIMI Aiphanes minima (Gaertn.) Burret Guinea bactris
AIAC Aiphanes acanthophylla (Mart.) Burret Aiphanes minima
BAAC2 Bactris acanthophylla Mart. Aiphanes minima
CUCA7 Curima calophylla O.F. Cook Aiphanes minima
ARCHO2 Archontophoenix H. Wendl. & Drude archontophoenix
ARAL Archontophoenix alexandrae (F. Muell.) H. Wendl. & Drude Alexandra palm
ARECA Areca L. areca palm
ARCA41 Areca catechu L. betel palm
ARCA42 Areca cathecu L. Areca catechu
ARECA2 Arecastrum (Drude) Becc. arecastrum palm
ARRO10 Arecastrum romanzoffianum (Cham.) Becc. queen palm
ARENG Arenga Labill. arenga palm
ARPI6 Arenga pinnata (Wurmb) Merr. sugar palm
ARSA15 Arenga saccharifera Labill. ex DC. Arenga pinnata
ATTAL Attalea Kunth attalea palm
ATFU Attalea funifera C. Martius ex Sprengel Bahia piassaba palm
BACTR2 Bactris Jacq. ex Scop. bactris palm
BAGA2 Bactris gasipaes Kunth peach palm
GUGA Guilielma gasipaes (Kunth) L. H. Bailey Bactris gasipaes
GUSP2 Guilielma speciosa C. Martius Bactris gasipaes
BAGU Bactris guineensis (L.) H. Moore Guinea bactris
BORAS2 Borassus L. borassus palm
BOAE Borassus aethiopum C. Martius palmyra palm
BOFL2 Borassus flabellifer L. [excluded] toddy palm
BUTIA Butia Becc. N/A
BUCA15 Butia capitata (Mart.) Becc. South American jelly palm
CALAM5 Calamus L. calamus
CACA72 Calamus caesius Blume calamus
CADE28 Calamus deerratus Mann & H. A. Wendl. calamus
CARO32 Calamus rotang L. rattan
CALYP5 Calyptronoma Griseb. manac
CARI3 Calyptronoma rivalis (O.F. Cook) Bailey Puerto Rico manac
CARI8 Calyptrogyne rivalis (O.F. Cook) L?on Calyptronoma rivalis
CARYO Caryota L. fishtail palm
CAMI36 Caryota mitis Lour. Burmese fishtail palm
CAUR3 Caryota urens L. jaggery palm
CEROX Ceroxylon Bonpl. ex DC. ceroxylon palm
CEAL11 Ceroxylon alpinum Bonpl. ex DC. wax palm
CEAN3 Ceroxylon andicola Humb. & Bonpl. Ceroxylon alpinum
CHAMA18 Chamaedorea Willd. chamaedorea
CHCO27 Chamaedorea costaricana Oerst. pacaya
CHEL5 Chamaedorea elegans C. Martius parlor palm
CHSE17 Chamaedorea seifrizii Burret Seifriz's chamaedorea
CHAMA19 Chamaerops L. fan palm
CHHU7 Chamaerops humilis L. European fan palm
COCCO2 Coccothrinax Sarg. silver palm
COAR Coccothrinax argentata (Jacq.) Bailey Florida silver palm
COGA Coccothrinax garberi (Chapman) Sarg. Coccothrinax argentata
COBA3 Coccothrinax barbadensis (Lodd. ex Mart.) Becc. Puerto Rico silver palm
COAL3 Coccothrinax alta (O.F. Cook) Becc. Coccothrinax barbadensis
CODI7 Coccothrinax discreta Bailey Coccothrinax barbadensis
COEG Coccothrinax eggersiana Becc. Coccothrinax barbadensis
COEGS Coccothrinax eggersiana Becc. var. sanctae-crucis Becc. Coccothrinax barbadensis
COSA2 Coccothrinax sanctae-thomasae Becc. Coccothrinax barbadensis
THAL4 Thrincoma alta O.F. Cook Coccothrinax barbadensis
COCOS Cocos L. coconut palm
CONU Cocos nucifera L. coconut palm
COPER Copernicia C. Martius ex Endl. copernicia
COAL13 Copernicia alba Morong ex Morong & Britton copernicia
COAU10 Copernicia australis Becc. Copernicia alba
COPR6 Copernicia prunifera (Miller) H. Moore carnauba wax palm
COCE2 Copernicia cerifera (Arruda) C. Martius Copernicia prunifera
DYPSI Dypsis Noronha ex Mart. butterfly palm
DYLU Dypsis lutescens (H. Wendl.) Beentje & Dransf. yellow butterfly palm
CHLU4 Chrysalidocarpus lutescens (Bory) H. Wendl. Dypsis lutescens
ELAEI Elaeis Jacq. oil palm
ELGU Elaeis guineensis Jacq. African oil palm
ELOL2 Elaeis oleifera (Kunth) Cortes American oil palm
COOL2 Corozo oleifera (Kunth) L. H. Bailey Elaeis oleifera
EREMO7 Eremospatha (G. Mann & H. A. Wendl.) G. Mann & H. A. Wendl. palm
ERMA14 Eremospatha macrocarpa (G. Mann & H. A. Wendl.) G. Mann & H. A. Wendl. rattan palm
EUGEI Eugeissona Griffith eugeissona
EUUT Eugeissona utilis Becc. kadjatoa
EUTER2 Euterpe C. Martius palm
EUOL2 Euterpe oleracea C. Martius Assai palm
GAUSS Gaussia H. Wendl. gaussia
GAAT Gaussia attenuata (O.F. Cook) Becc. llume
AEAT Aeria attenuata O.F. Cook Gaussia attenuata
HETER24 Heterospathe Scheff. N/A
HEEL9 Heterospathe elata Scheff. N/A
HOWEI Howeia Becc. howeia
HOBE2 Howeia belmoreana (C. Moore & F. Muell.) Becc. Belmore sentrypalm
HOFO Howeia forsteriana (C. Moore & F. Muell.) Becc. sentrypalm
HYPHA Hyphaene Gaertner hyphaene
HYBE4 Hyphaene benguelensis Welw. ex H.Wendl. N/A
HYCO19 Hyphaene coriacea Gaertn. doum palm
HYTH2 Hyphaene thebaica (L.) C. Martius doum palm
JUBAE Jubaea Kunth jubaea
JUCH3 Jubaea chilensis (Molina) Baillon Chile cocopalm
LEOPO Leopoldinia C. Martius leopoldinia
LEPI11 Leopoldinia piassaba Wallace para piassava
LINOS Linospadix H. Wendl. linospadix
LIMO10 Linospadix monostachya (Mart.) H. Wendl. walking-stick palm
LIVIS Livistona R. Br. livistona
LICH3 Livistona chinensis (Jacq.) R. Br. ex Mart. fountain palm
LIOL Livistona oliviformis (Hassk.) Mart. Livistona chinensis
SAOL2 Saribus oliviformis Hassk. Livistona chinensis
LIRO5 Livistona rotundifolia (Lam.) Mart. round-leaf fountain palm
LODOI Lodoicea Comm. ex Labill. lodoicea
LOMA8 Lodoicea maldivica (J. F. Gmelin) Pers. double coconut
MAURI Mauritia L. f. mauritia
MAFL8 Mauritia flexuosa L. f. muriti
MAVI10 Mauritia vinifera C. Martius mauritia
METRO2 Metroxylon Rottb. metroxylon
MEAM4 Metroxylon amicarum (H. A. Wendl.) Becc. Caroline ivory nutpalm
COAM7 Coelococcus amicarum (H. A. Wendl.) W. Wight Metroxylon amicarum
MESA7 Metroxylon sagu Rottb. sago palm
MERU5 Metroxylon rumphii (Willd.) C. Martius Metroxylon sagu
NYPA Nypa Steck N/A
NYFR2 Nypa fruticans Wurmb nipa palm
ORBIG Orbignya C. Martius ex Endl. orbignya
ORBA5 Orbignya barbosiana Burret babassu
ATSP3 Attalea speciosa C. Martius Orbignya barbosiana
ORSP4 Orbignya speciosa (C. Martius) Barb. Rodr. Orbignya barbosiana
ORCO9 Orbignya cohune (C. Martius) Dahlgren ex Standley Cohune palm
ATCO8 Attalea cohune C. Martius Orbignya cohune
PHOEN2 Phoenix L. date palm
PHCA13 Phoenix canariensis hort. ex Chabaud Canary Island date palm
PHDA4 Phoenix dactylifera L. date palm
PHLO13 Phoenix loureirii Kunth Loureir's date palm
PHRE Phoenix reclinata Jacq. Senegal date palm
PHRO6 Phoenix roebelenii O'Brien pygmy date palm
PHSY3 Phoenix sylvestris (L.) Roxb. wild date palm
PHYTE Phytelephas Ruiz & Pav?n nut palm
PHMA20 Phytelephas macrocarpa Ruiz & Pav?n ivory nut palm
PINAN Pinanga Blume N/A
PIIN5 Pinanga insignis Becc. N/A
PREST Prestoea Hook. f. prestoea
PRAC Prestoea acuminata (Willd.) H.E. Moore Sierran palm
PRACM Prestoea acuminata (Willd.) H.E. Moore var. montana (Graham) A. Henderson & G. Galeano Sierran palm
EUGL15 Euterpe globosa auct. non Gaertn. [misapplied] Prestoea acuminata var. montana
EUMO6 Euterpe montana Graham Prestoea acuminata var. montana
PRMO Prestoea montana (Graham) Nichols. Prestoea acuminata var. montana
PRITC Pritchardia Seem. & H. Wendl. pritchardia
PRAF Pritchardia affinis Becc. Hawai'i pritchardia
PRAFG Pritchardia affinis Becc. var. gracilis Becc. Pritchardia affinis
PRAFH Pritchardia affinis Becc. var. halophila Becc. Pritchardia affinis
PRAFR Pritchardia affinis Becc. var. rhopalocarpa Becc. Pritchardia affinis
PRAR2 Pritchardia arecina Becc. Maui pritchardia
PRBE Pritchardia beccariana Rock Kilauea pritchardia
PRBEG Pritchardia beccariana Rock var. giffardiana Becc. Pritchardia beccariana
PRFO Pritchardia forbesiana Rock Mt. Eke pritchardia
PRHA2 Pritchardia hardyi Rock Makaleha pritchardia
PRWE Pritchardia weissichiana Rock Pritchardia hardyi
PRHI Pritchardia hillebrandii (Kuntze) Becc. lo'ulu lelo
PRIN4 Pritchardia insignis Becc. Pritchardia hillebrandii
PRKA Pritchardia kaalae Rock Waianae Range pritchardia
PRKAM Pritchardia kaalae Rock var. minima Caum Pritchardia kaalae
PRLA3 Pritchardia ?lanaiensis Becc. & Rock Lanai pritchardia
PREL Pritchardia elliptica Rock & Caum Pritchardia ?lanaiensis
PRLA4 Pritchardia lanigera Becc. lo'ulu
PRER2 Pritchardia eriostachya Becc. Pritchardia lanigera
PRMO2 Pritchardia montis-kea Rock Pritchardia lanigera
PRLI2 Pritchardia limahuliensis St. John Limahuli Valley pritchardia
PRLO2 Pritchardia lowreyana Rock Molokai pritchardia
PRBR Pritchardia brevicalyx Becc. & Rock Pritchardia lowreyana
PRDO2 Pritchardia donata Caum Pritchardia lowreyana
PRLOT Pritchardia lowreyana Rock var. turbinata Rock Pritchardia lowreyana
PRMA4 Pritchardia macrocarpa L. Linden ex Andr Pritchardia lowreyana
PRMA5 Pritchardia martii (Gaud.) H. Wendl. Koolau Range pritchardia
PRGA Pritchardia gaudichaudii (Mart.) H. Wendl. Pritchardia martii
PRKA2 Pritchardia kahanae Rock & Caum Pritchardia martii
PRKA3 Pritchardia kahukuensis Caum Pritchardia martii
PRKA4 Pritchardia kamapuaana Caum Pritchardia martii
PRMA3 Pritchardia macdanielsii Caum Pritchardia martii
PRMA6 Pritchardia martioides Rock & Caum Pritchardia martii
PRRO Pritchardia rockiana Becc. Pritchardia martii
PRMI3 Pritchardia minor Becc. Alakai Swamp pritchardia
PRER Pritchardia eriophora Becc. Pritchardia minor
PRMU3 Pritchardia munroi Rock Kamalo pritchardia
PRPE7 Pritchardia perlmanii C.E. Gemmill Wai'oli Valley pritchardia
PRRE Pritchardia remota Becc. Nihoa pritchardia
PRREA Pritchardia remota Becc. ssp. aylmer-robinsonii (St. John) R.W. Read, comb. nov. ined. Nihoa pritchardia
PRAY Pritchardia aylmer-robinsonii St. John Pritchardia remota ssp. aylmer-robinsonii
PRREG Pritchardia remota Becc. ssp. glabrata (Becc. & Rock) R.W. Read, comb. nov. ined. Nihoa pritchardia
PRGL Pritchardia glabrata Becc. & Rock Pritchardia remota ssp. glabrata
PRREN Pritchardia remota Becc. ssp. napaliensis (St. John) R.W. Read, comb. nov. ined. Nihoa pritchardia
PRNA2 Pritchardia napaliensis St. John Pritchardia remota ssp. napaliensis
PRRER Pritchardia remota Becc. ssp. remota Nihoa pritchardia
PRSC Pritchardia schattaueri Hodel lands of papa pritchardia
PRVI2 Pritchardia viscosa Rock stickybud pritchardia
PRWA Pritchardia waialealeana R.W. Read poleline pritchardia
PSEUD5 Pseudophoenix H. Wendl. ex Sarg. pseudophoenix
PSSA Pseudophoenix sargentii H. Wendl. ex Sarg. Florida cherry palm
PSSAS Pseudophoenix sargentii H. Wendl. ex Sarg. ssp. saonae (O.F. Cook) R.W. Read Florida cherry palm
PSSA3 Pseudophoenix saonae O.F. Cook Pseudophoenix sargentii ssp. saonae
PSSAS3 Pseudophoenix sargentii H. Wendl. ex Sarg. ssp. sargentii Florida cherry palm
CHSA5 Chamaephoenix sargentii (H. Wendl. ex Sarg.) A.H. Curtiss Pseudophoenix sargentii ssp. sargentii
PSVI3 Pseudophoenix vinifera auct. non (Mart.) Becc. [misapplied] Pseudophoenix sargentii ssp. sargentii
SAAR22 Sargentia aricocca H. Wendl. & Drude Pseudophoenix sargentii ssp. sargentii
PTYCH4 Ptychosperma Labill. ptychosperma
PTEL Ptychosperma elegans (R. Br.) Blume Alexander palm
PTMA8 Ptychosperma macarthuri (H. Wendl. ex hort.) G. Nicholson Macarthur feather palm
RAPHI Raphia P. Beauv. raffia palm
RAFA5 Raphia farinifera (Gaertner) Hylander raffia palm
RAPE8 Raphia pedunculata P. Beauv. Raphia farinifera
RAHO3 Raphia hookeri G. Mann & H. A. Wendl. Ivory Coast raphia palm
RASU8 Raphia sudanica A. Chev. Sudan raphia palm
RAVI2 Raphia vinifera P. Beauv. West African piassava palm
RHAPI Rhapidophyllum H. Wendl. & Drude ex Drude rhapidophyllum
RHHY Rhapidophyllum hystrix (Pursh) H. Wendl. & Drude ex Drude needle palm
ROYST Roystonea O.F. Cook royal palm
ROBO Roystonea borinquena O.F. Cook Puerto Rico royal palm
ROEL Roystonea elata (Bartr.) F. Harper Florida royal palm
PAEL4 Palma elata Bartr. Roystonea elata
ROFL3 Roystonea floridana O.F. Cook Roystonea elata
RORE2 Roystonea regia auct. non (Kunth) O.F. Cook [misapplied] Roystonea elata
SABAL Sabal Adans. palmetto
SACA Sabal causiarum (O.F. Cook) Becc. Puerto Rico palmetto
SAET Sabal etonia Swingle ex Nash scrub palmetto
SAMI14 Sabal miamiensis Zona Sabal etonia
SAME8 Sabal mexicana Mart. Rio Grande palmetto
INEX Inodes exul O.F. Cook Sabal mexicana
INTE Inodes texana O.F. Cook Sabal mexicana
SAEX5 Sabal exul (O.F. Cook) Bailey Sabal mexicana
SATE8 Sabal texana (O.F. Cook) Becc. Sabal mexicana
SAMI8 Sabal minor (Jacq.) Pers. dwarf palmetto
COMI9 Corypha minor Jacq. Sabal minor
SAAD3 Sabal adansonii Guersent Sabal minor
SADE9 Sabal deeringiana Small Sabal minor
SAGL13 Sabal glabra Sarg., non P. Mill. Sabal minor
SALO14 Sabal louisiana (Darby) Bomhard Sabal minor
SAPA Sabal palmetto (Walt.) Lodd. ex J.A. & J.H. Schultes cabbage palmetto
COPA18 Corypha palmetto Walt. Sabal palmetto
INSC Inodes schwarzii O.F. Cook Sabal palmetto
SAJA6 Sabal jamesiana Small Sabal palmetto
SALAC5 Salacca Reinw. salacca
SAED Salacca edulis Reinw. salac palm
SEREN Serenoa Hook. f. serenoa
SERE2 Serenoa repens (Bartr.) Small saw palmetto
BRSE3 Brahea serrulata (Michx.) H. Wendl. Serenoa repens
CORE8 Corypha repens Bartr. Serenoa repens
SESE10 Serenoa serrulata (Michx.) Nichols. Serenoa repens
SYAGR Syagrus Mart. syagrus
SYCO Syagrus coronata (C. Martius) Becc. Ouricury palm
COCO29 Cocos coronata C. Martius Syagrus coronata
SYRO4 Syagrus romanzoffiana (Cham.) Glassman queen palm
SYRO2 Syagrus romanzoffianum (Cham.) Glassman [orthographic variant] Syagrus romanzoffiana
THRIN Thrinax Sw. thatch palm
THMO4 Thrinax morrisii H. Wendl. Key thatch palm
SIMI6 Simpsonia microcarpa (Sarg.) O.F. Cook Thrinax morrisii
THKE Thrinax keyensis Sarg. Thrinax morrisii
THMI8 Thrinax microcarpa Sarg. Thrinax morrisii
THPO6 Thrinax ponceana O.F. Cook Thrinax morrisii
THPR2 Thrinax praeceps O.F. Cook Thrinax morrisii
THRA2 Thrinax radiata Lodd. ex J.A. & J.H. Schultes Florida thatch palm
THFL5 Thrinax floridana Sarg. Thrinax radiata
THMU Thrinax multiflora sensu R.W. Read, non Mart. Thrinax radiata
THPA8 Thrinax parviflora auct. non Sw. [misapplied] Thrinax radiata
TRACH7 Trachycarpus H. Wendl. Chinese windmill palm
TRFO3 Trachycarpus fortunei (Hook.) H. Wendl. Chinese windmill palm
TRWA4 Trachycarpus wagnerianus Becc. [excluded] N/A
WASHI Washingtonia H. Wendl. fan palm
WAFI Washingtonia filifera (L. Linden) H. Wendl. California fan palm
BRFI2 Brahea filamentosa (Fenzi) H. Wendl. Washingtonia filifera
BRFI3 Brahea filifera hort. ex S. Wats. Washingtonia filifera
NEFI2 Neowashingtonia filamentosa (Fenzi) Sudworth Washingtonia filifera
PRFI Pritchardia filamentosa Fenzi Washingtonia filifera
PRFI2 Pritchardia filifera L. Linden Washingtonia filifera
WAFI2 Washingtonia filamentosa (Fenzi) Kuntze Washingtonia filifera
WAFIR Washingtonia filifera (L. Linden) H. Wendl. var. robusta Parish Washingtonia filifera
WARO Washingtonia robusta H. Wendl. Washington fan palm
WAGR2 Washingtonia gracilis Parish Washingtonia robusta
WASO Washingtonia sonorae S. Wats. Washingtonia robusta