Sorting Wallichia names

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


Wallichia caryotoides Roxb.

THAI : .

Wallichia chinensis Burret

CHINESE : Xiao jin zong.

ENGLISH : Chinese fishtail palm

Wallichia densiflora Mart.

CHINESE : Mi hua wa li zong.

ENGLISH : Himalayan dwarf fishtail palm, Wallich's dwarf fishtail palm.

GERMAN : Wallich's Fischschwanzpalme, Wallich's Zwerg-Fischschwanzpalme.

Wallichia disticha T. Anderson

SYNONYM(S) : Caryota mitis Herb.

CHINESE : Er lie wa li zong.

ENGLISH : xxxx Awaiting feedback.

FRENCH : xxxx Awaiting feedback.

GERMAN : Wallichiapalme.

Wallichia siamensis Becc.

ENGLISH : Thai fishtail palm.

THAI : .

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: (05 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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