Sorting Chrysalidocarpus names

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


Chrysalidocarpus lucubensis Becc.

SYNONYM(S) : Chrysalidocarpus madagascariensis Becc. var. lucubensis (Becc.) Becc. ex Jum. & H. Perrier

CHINESE : Lu gu bu san yi kui.

Chrysalidocarpus lutescens H. Wendl.

SYNONYM(S) : Areca lutescens hort., Dypsis lutescens (H. Wendl.) Beentje & J. Dransf.

CHINESE : San wei kui.

ENGLISH : Areca palm, Butterfly palm, Cane palm, Golden feather palm, Golden-yellow palm, Yellow butterfly palm, Yellow palm.

FRENCH : Palmier cane d'or (as D. lutescens).

JAPANESE : Kogane yake yashi.

KOREAN : Hwang ya cha.

MALAY : Pinang kuning.

Chrysalidocarpus madagascariensis Becc.

SYNONYM(S) : Dypsis madagascariensis (Becc.) Beentje & J. Dransf., nom. illeg., Dypsis madagascariensis hort. ex W. Watson

CHINESE : Ma dao san wei kui.

ENGLISH : xxxx Awaiting feedback.

FRENCH : Palmier de Madagascar, Palmier malgache, Palmier plume de Madagascar.

MALAGASY : Farihazo, Hirihiry, Kindro, Kizohazo, Madiovozona.

MALAY : Palma Madagaskar.

THAI : .


Chrysalidocarpus pembanus Becc.

ENGLISH : Mpapindi palm (Tanzania), Pemba Island palm.

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.


Contributors to this page (Personal communication) : In progress.


back to Gateway , to list of notes , to the Landcare Group Homepage

Date created: 19 / 02 / 2003
Authorised by Prof. Snow Barlow
Last modified: 06 / 05 / 2003
Access: No restriction
Copyright © 1995 - 2003, The University of Melbourne.
Maintained by: Michel H. Porcher, E-Mail: