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Scientific Names

Preferred Names

Arecaceae
Reference taxon from Catalogue of Life in Species 2000 & ITIS Catalogue of Life
Arecaceae
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Arecaceae Schultz Sch.
Family recognized by Flora do Brasil

Alternative Names

? racematus Van der Hammen, 1954
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Acanthococos Barb. Rodr.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Acanthorhiza H. Wendl.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Acanthorrhiza H. Wendl.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Acoelorhaphe H. Wendl.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Acrostigma O. F. Cook & Doyle
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Actinophloeus Becc. ex K. Schum. & Hollr.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Adelonenga Becc.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Aeiphanes Spreng.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Alagoptera Mart.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Alfonsia Kunth
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Amylocarpus Barb. Rodr.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Anoosperma Kunze
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Araucasia Benth. & Hook. fil.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Arecaceae Bercht. & J. Presl 1820
Authority according to NCBI
Arecastrum (Drude) Becc.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Arecoideostrobus S. D. Bonde 1996
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Arecoidocarpon S. D. Bonde 1989
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Arecopsis
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Arikuriroba Barb. Rodr.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Arikury Becc.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Arikuryroba Barb. Rodr.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Arrudaria Macedo
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Asterogyne H. Wendl. ex Benth. & Hook. fil.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Astrocaryopsis P. Fliche 1894
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Atitara Kuntze
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Attabignya M. J. Balick, A. B. Anderson & J. T. de Medeiros-Costa
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Attaleinites Tuzson 1913
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Augustinea H. Karst.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Avoira Giseke
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Baccites Zenker 1833
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Bactris Jacq.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Barbosa Becc.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Beethovenia Engl.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Bentnickiopsis Becc.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Bornoa O. F. Cook
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Brahea Mart.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Brongniartikentia Becc.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Burtinia Endlicher 1837
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Butiarecastrum A. Robertson Proschowsky
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Calappa Rumph.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Calappa Steck
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Campecarpus H. Wendl. ex Benth. & Hook. fil.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Caryotispermum E. Reid & M. E. J. Chandler 1933
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Castellinia Massalongo 1852
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ceroxylon Humb. & Bonpl.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Chamaethrinax H. Wendl. ex R. Pfister
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Coccos Gaertn.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cocites Bronn 1838
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Cocoopsis P. Fliche 1894
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Collinia (Liebm.) Liebm. ex Oerst.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Collinia Liebm.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Copernicia Mart
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Corozo Jacq. ex Giseke
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Coryphoicarpus B. E. Koch 1972
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Coryphoides B. E. Koch 1972
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Coryphomia Rojas Acosta
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Costapalma C. P. Daghlian 1978
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Crysophila Benth. & Hook. fil.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Curima O. F. Cook
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Daemonorops Blume ex Schult. fil.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Dahlgrenia Steyerm.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Desmonchus Desf.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Didymosperma H. Wendl. & Drude
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Diplothemium Mart.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Diplothenium Voigt
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Dolicokentia Beccari 1920
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Draco Crantz
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Drypsis Duch.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Dyctosperma H. Wendl.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Dypsis Noronha ex Thou.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Edanthe O. F. Cook & Doyle
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Elais L.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Elephantusia Willd.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Encheila O. F. Cook
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Englerophoenix Kuntze
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Ethnora O. F. Cook
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Gastrococos Morales
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Glaziova Mart. ex H. Wendl.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Golubiopsis Becc. ex Martelli
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Gorgasia O. F. Cook
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Guilelma Link
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Guilielma Mart.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Gulielma Spreng.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Gynestum Poit.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Howiea Becc.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Hyphaeneocarpon M. B. Bande, U. Prakash & K. Ambwani 1982
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Iguanara Rchb.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Isselia S. Squinabol 1891
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Jessenia H. Karst.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Jessiana H. Wendl.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Juranyia J. Tuzson 1908
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Kodda-pana Adans.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Kuntia Dumort.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Laccosperma G. Mann & H. Wendl.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Ladoicea Miq.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Langsdorffia Raddi
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Lepidocaryon Spreng.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Lepidorrhachis (H. Wendl.) Burret
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Licuala Thunb.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Linospadix Becc.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Lodoicea Comm. ex J. St.-Hil.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Lodoicea Comm. ex Labill.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Lontanus Benth. & Hook. fil.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Lytocaryum Toledo
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Maliortea W. Wats.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Marara H. Karst.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Martinezia Ruiz & Pav.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Maximiliana Mart.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Menalia Noronha
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Metroxilon Welw.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Metroxylon Spreng.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Micronoma H. Wendl. ex Benth. & Hook. fil.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Microphoenix Naudin ex Carrière
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Nipadites Bowerbank 1840
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Normanbya F. Muell.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Nypa Wurmb
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Nypha Buch.-Ham.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Oncocalamus Mann & H. Wendl.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Orania Zipp.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Orbignya Mart. ex Endl.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Oreodoxa Willd.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Orophoma Drude.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Palaeorachis G. Saporta 1889
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Palaeospadix G. Saporta (1886)
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Palaeospathe Unger 1845
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Palandra O. F. Cook
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Palma Mill.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Palmae
Not accepted according to Integrated Taxonomic Information System (ITIS) Taxonomic Hierarchy (other, see comments)
Palmae
Synonym according to NCBI
Palmanthium W. P. Schimper 1870
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Palmijuncus Rumph.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Palmospermum E. M. Reid & M. E. J. Chandler 1933
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Palmostroboxylon N. V. Biradar & S. D. Bonde 1979
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Palustrapalma C. P. Daghlian 1978
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Palymoxylon C. G. K. Ramanujam 1953
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Perfossus B. Cotta 1832
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Perrandoa S. Squinabol 1891
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Phaenix Hill
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Phloga Noronha ex Thou.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Phoenicicaulon S. D. Bonde, M. S. Kumbhojkar & R. T. Aher 2000
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Phoniphora Neck.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pigafetta Benth. & Hook. fil.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Plectocomia Martius ex J. A. Schultes & J. H. Schultes 1830
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pogonotium J. Dransf.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Polyandrococos Barb. Rodr.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Porothrinax H. Wendl. ex Griseb.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pseudonyssa F. Kinkelin 1900
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pseudophoenix H. Wendl.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pseudophoenix H. Wendl. & Drude ex Drude
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Psychosperma Dumort.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Pyrenoglyphis H. Karst.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Ravenia Benth. & Hook. fil.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Retispatha J. Dransf.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Rhaphis Walp.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Rhapis L. fil.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Romanovia Hort.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Roscheria H. Wendl. ex Baker
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Rotanga Boerh. ex Crantz
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sabalocaulon B. S. Trivedi & C. L. Verma 1981
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Saguerus Adans.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Saguerus Steck
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Scheelea H. Karst.
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Schlosseria Garden
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Sommiera Benth. & Hook. fil.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Spinopalmoxylon H. Weyland, Kilpper & Berendt 1966
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Stephensonia
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Stevensonia J. Dunc.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Taenianthera Burret
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Temenia O. F. Cook
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Tessmanniodoxa Burret
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Tessmanniophoenix Burret
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Tilmia O. F. Cook
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Toxophoenix Schott
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Tricoccites K. P. Rode 1933
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Trinax D. Dietr.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Tuerckheimia Dammer
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Tuerckheimia Dammer ex Donn. Sm.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Tuzsonia G. Andreanszky 1949
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Unident-arecaceae
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Vadia O. F. Cook
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Versipalmicutis W. Schneider 1969
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Wettinia Poepp.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Yarina O. F. Cook
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Yuyba (Barb. Rodr.) L. H. Bailey
Synonym according to Flora do Brasil
Zalacca Rumph.
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
Zeugophyllites A. T. Brongniart 1828
Doubtful according to GBIF classification
× Maximbignya Glassman
Doubtful according to GBIF classification

Common Names

English

Palms
Recognized by Wikidata
palms preferred
Palm family
Recognized by Flora of Zimbabwe

Akan

Abɛdua preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Arabic

نخلية preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Armenian

Արմավենիներ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Azerbaijani

Palmakimilər preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Basque

Palmondo preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Belarusian

пальмавыя preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bengali

পাম গাছ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bislama

Waelpam preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bosnian

Palma preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Bulgarian

палмови preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Burmese

ထန်း preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Catalan; Valencian

arecàcies preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Cebuano

Palmera preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Central Khmer

ដើមត្នោត preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Croatian

Palmovke preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Czech

Arekovité preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Danish

Palme-familien preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Dutch; Flemish

palmenfamilie preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Esperanto

Arekacoj preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Estonian

Palmilised preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ewe

Detí preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Finnish

Palmukasvit preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, christinaflann, and admin

Galician

Palmeira preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Georgian

პალმები preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

German

Palmengewächse preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Guarani

Mbokajaty preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Haitian; Haitian Creole

Palmis preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hebrew

דקליים preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hindi

आरेकेसिए preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Hungarian

Pálmafélék preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ido

Palmiero preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Irish

Pailm preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Italian

palma preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Japanese

ヤシ科 preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, Furui 2020, piaf, and admin

Kalmyk

Шавдл preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kazakh

Пальма preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kirghiz; Kyrgyz

Пальмалар preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Komi

Пальма котыр preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Kurdish

Famîleya palmiyeyan preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Latvian

palmu dzimta preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Lithuanian

Arekiniai preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Macedonian

Палми preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Malay

Pokok palma preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Malayalam

അരെക്കേസീ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Marathi

ताड preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Nahuatl

Zotolin preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Navajo; Navaho

Atʼaʼ yiltʼąąʼí preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Nepali

खजुर preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

North Frisian

Pualmer preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Norwegian

palmefamilien preferred
palmer preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Occitan (post 1500)

Palmièr preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Persian

نخل preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Polish

arekowate preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Portuguese

Palmeira preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Quechua

Chunta yura rikch'aq ayllu preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Romanian; Moldavian; Moldovan

Palmier preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Russian

пальмовые preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Serbian

палме preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Shambala

Palme preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Sicilian

palma preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Slovak

Arekotvaré preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Somali

Baar preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Spanish; Castilian

palmera preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Swedish

Palmer preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Tagalog

Palma preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Tajik

Нахлиҳо preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Tamil

பனைக்குடும்பம் preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Telugu

పామే preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Thai

ปาล์ม preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Tibetan

ཥིང་ཏ་ལ་ preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Turkish

Palmiye preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Ukrainian

пальмові preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Unspecified

ताय्‌गःसिमा preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Upper Sorbian

Palmowe rostliny preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Uzbek

Palmadoshlar preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Vietnamese

Họ Cau preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Walloon

Pålmî preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Welsh

Palmwydden preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Yiddish

פאלמע preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Nan

Chang preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Pnb

کھجور ٹبر preferred
Recognized by Wikidata

Pt Br

Palmeira preferred
Recognized by Wikidata, 01134ann, and admin

Sgs

Palmė preferred
Recognized by Wikidata
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Curated hierarchies for Arecaceae

EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 1.1

Life
Cellular Organisms
Eukaryota
Archaeplastida
Chloroplastida
Streptophyta
Embryophytes
Tracheophyta
Spermatophytes
Angiosperms
Monocots
Commelinids
Arecales
Arecaceae (this page)

EOL Dynamic Hierarchy 0.9

Life
Cellular Organisms
Eukaryota
Archaeplastida Adl et al. 2005
Chloroplastida
Spermatophytes
Angiosperms
Monocots
Commelinids
Arecales
Arecaceae (this page)

GBIF classification

Plantae
Tracheophyta
Liliopsida
Arecales
Arecaceae (this page)

World Register of Marine Species

World Register of Marine Species