Sorting Archontophoenix names

Species on this page ( A = names approved by most authorities, s = approved as synonyms) :


Archontophoenix alexandrae (F. Muell.) H. Wendl. & Drude

SYNONYM(S) : Ptychosperma alexandrae F. Muell.

CHINESE : Jia bing lang. Ya li shan da ye zi (Taiwan).

ENGLISH : Alexandra palm, King palm, Northern bangalow palm.

FRENCH : Palmier Alexandre, Palmier d' Alexandre, Palmier royal, Palmier royal d'Alexandre.

GERMAN : Alexandrapalme, Feuerpalme, Feuer-Palme.

JAPANESE : Yusura yashi.

SPANISH : Palma Alejandra.


Archontophoenix cunninghamiana (H. Wendl.) H. Wendl. & Drude

SYNONYM(S) : Jessenia amazonum Drude, Loroma amethystina O. F. Cook, Loroma cunninghamiana (H. Wendl.) O. F. Cook, Ptychosperma cunninghamianum H. Wendl.

CHINESE : Ken shi jia bing lang, Ken shi ye zi (Taiwan).

ENGLISH : Bangalow palm, Piccabeen bangalow palm, Piccabeen palm.

FRENCH : Palmier Bangalow.

GERMAN : Bangalowpalme.




General Bibliography


General & specific on-line


Complementary / Specific


EURODICAUTOM, On-line Technical Dictionary in 12 languages provided by the European Commission < >.

Mabberley D.J. 1997, The Plant-Book : a Portable Dictionary of the Vascular Plants, 2d Edition, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, U.K.

USDA, ARS, 2002, National Genetic Resources Program. Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN). [Online Database] National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. Available: (20 February 2003).

Wang Zongxun et al. 1996, A New Latin, Chinese, English Botanical Nomenclature. Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Botany. Aviation Industry Publisher, Beijing.

Wiersema J. H. & León B. 1999, World Economic Plants : a Standard Reference. CRC Press LLC.


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