Sorting Ravenea names

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



Ravenea glauca Jum. & H. Perrier

ENGLISH : Mini majestic palm, Sihara palm.

GERMAN : Sihara-Palme.

Ravenea hildebrandti H.Wendl. ex Bouché

ENGLISH : Dwarf majesty palm.

Ravenea krociana H. J. Beentje

ENGLISH : Kroc's palm.

Ravenea madagascariensis Becc.

ENGLISH : Madagascar majestic palm.

MALAGASY : Anivo, Anivokely, Anivona, Tovovoka.

Ravenea musicalis H. J. Beentje

ENGLISH : Torendriky palm.

Ravenea rivularis Jum. & H. Perrier

SYNONYM(S) : Awaiting feedback.

CHINESE : Awaiting feedback.

ENGLISH : Majestic palm, Majesty palm.

FRENCH : Awaiting feedback.

GERMAN : Autralische Schirmpalme, Weißstammpalme.

MALAGASY : Bakaly, Gora, Malio, Vakaka.

SPANISH : Palma augusta, Palmera majestad.

Ravenea sambiranensis Jum. & H. Perrier

ENGLISH : Soindro palm.

Ravenea xerophila Jum.

ENGLISH : Anivona palm.

MALAGASY : Ahaza, Anivo, Anivona.

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 database. < >.

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: (05 March 2003).

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


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