Sorting Cryosophila names

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


Cryosophila albida Bartlett

SYNONYM(S) : Cryosophila albida H. H. Bartlett

CHINESE : Gen ci zong.

Cryosophila argentea Bartlett

SYNONYM(S) : Cryosophila argenta H. H. Bartlett, Acanthorrhiza collinsii O. F. Cook

ENGLISH : Silvery rootspine palm.

Cryosophila nana (Kunth) Blume ex Salomon

SYNONYM(S) : Acanthorrhiza aculeata (Liebm. ex Mart.) H. Wendl., Corypha nana Kunth, Trithinax aculeata Liebm. ex Mart.

CHINESE : Ai sheng gen ci zong.


Cryosophila stauracantha (Heynh.) R. J. Evans

SYNONYM(S) : Chamaerops stauracantha hort. Belg. ex Heynh., Chamaerops stauracantha Heynh., Cryosophila stauracantha Heynh.


Cryosophila warscewiczii (H. Wendl.) Bartlett

SYNONYM(S) : Acanthorrhiza warscewiczii H. Wendl.

CHINESE : Gen ci zong.

ENGLISH : Guguara palm, Rootspine palm, Root spine 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: (06 March 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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