Sorting Laccosperma names

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


Laccosperma acutiflorum (Becc.) J. Dransf.

SYNONYM(S) : Ancistrophyllum acutiflorum Becc.

CHINESE : Awaiting feedback.

ENGLISH : Large yellowish African rattan.

SWAHILI : Likaw (Zaïre, Congo).

Laccosperma opacum (G. Mann. & H. Wendl.) Drude

SYNONYM(S) : Calamus opaca Kuntze

CHINESE : Awaiting feedback.

ENGLISH : African climbing palm, Round-warty-seeded African rattan.

Laccosperma robustum (Burret) J. Dransf.

SYNONYM(S) : Ancistrophyllum robustum Burret

CHINESE : Awaiting feedback.

ENGLISH : Pendulous-leaved African rattan.

SWAHILI : Likaw (Zaïre, Congo).

Laccosperma secundiflorum (G. Mann. & H Wendl.) Drude

SYNONYM(S) : Laccosperma secundiflora Kuntze, Laccosperma secundiflorum (P. Beauv.) Kuntze

CHINESE : Awaiting feedback.

ENGLISH : African climbing palm, African rattan palm.

SWAHILI : Likaw (Zaïre, Congo).

YORUBA : Epe-nla, Ikan-iku.


General Bibliography


General & specific on-line


Complementary / Specific


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

IPNI, 2003, International Plant Name Index. Online Database. < >.

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

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



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