Sorting Trachycarpus names

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


Trachycarpus fortunei (Hook.) H. Wendl.

SYNONYM(S) : Chamaerops excelsa hort., Chamaerops fortunei Hook.

CHINESE : Shan zong, Zong lü, Zong shu.

DANISH : Chusanpalme, Hørpalme.

DUTCH : Awaiting feedback.

ENGLISH : Chinese hemp palm, Chusan palm, Hemp palm, Windmill palm, Chinese windmill palm.

FRENCH : Chanvre de Chine, Palmier chanvre, Palmier de Chine, Palmier moulin, Palmier de Chusan.

GERMAN : Echte Hanfpalme, Hochstämmige Hanfpalme, Palmvezel.

GREEK : Awaiting feedback.

ITALIAN : Canapa cinese.

JAPANESE : Shuro, Shuro, Wajuro.

PORTUGUESE : Cânhamo da China, Palmera de cáñamo.

RUSSIAN : Khamerops vysokii (as C. excelsa), Trakhikarpus forchuna, Trakhikarpus forguna.

SPANISH : Palma de fortune, Palma de jardín, Palmera china de abanico, Palmera de molino de viento, Palmito elevado, Traquicarro.


Trachycarpus latisectus T. W. Spanner, H. J. Noltie & M. Gibbons

SYNONYM(S) : Trachycarpus sikkimensis xxx.

ENGLISH : Darjeeling palm, Windamere palm.

FRENCH : Palmier Windamere.

GERMAN : Windamere-Palme.

Trachycarpus martianus (Wall.) H. Wendl.

SYNONYM(S) : Chamaerops khasyana Griff, Chamaerops martiana Wall. ex Mart., Trachycarpus khasyana (Griff.) H. Wendl.

CHINESE : Shan zong lü, Xue shan zong lü.

ENGLISH : Martius' chusan palm, Martius' windmill palm.

FRENCH : Palmier moulin de Martius.

GERMAN : Von-Martius Hanfpalme, Windmühlenpalme.

RUSSIAN : Trakhikarpus Martiusa.

SPANISH : Palma de Martius.

Trachycarpus nana Becc.

SYNONYM(S) : Trachycarpus nanus Becc.

CHINESE : Long zong.

ENGLISH : Dragonhead palm, Dwarf windmill palm.

FRENCH : Palmier nain du Yunnan.

GERMAN : Yunnan-Zwergpalme.


Trachycarpus takil Becc.

SYNONYM(S) : Trachycarpus wagnerianus hort. ex Becc. ?

CHINESE : Xi ma la ya zong lü.

ENGLISH : Kumaon palm, Takil palm.

FRENCH : Palmier du Kumaon, Palmier du Mont Thakil, Palmier du Mont Thalkedar.

GERMAN : Kumaon-Hanfpalme.

HINDI : Awaiting feedback.

NEPALESE : Awaiting feedback.

Trachycarpus wagnerianus hort. ex Becc.

CHINESE : Wa shi zong lü.

ENGLISH : Miniature Chusan palm, Waggie (Aust.), Wagner's windmill palm.

FRENCH : Palmier miniature de Chusan.

GERMAN : Wagners Hanfpalme, Windmühlenpalme.

JAPANESE : Toujuro.

General Bibliography


Complementary / Specific


EURODICAUTOM, On-line Technical Dictionary in 12 languages provided by the European Commission < > (Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, Swedish, Latin with authority names) 2002 Le Monde des Palmiers. < >.

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

USDA, ARS, 2000, National Genetic Resources Program. Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN). [Online Database] National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. Available: trachycarpus (24 March 2002).

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.

W3TROPICOS 2003, Nomenclatural Database, Missouri Botanical Garden. < >.

Xie Zongwa & Yu Youqin (Editors), 1996, Materia Medica, Chinese Terminology, Vol. 1, Renminweisheng Publishing House Beijing, China. (Latin with authority names and Chinese-simplified, text in Chinese).


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