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Arecales (Palms)

 

Family: Arecaceae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile
Beccariophoenix madagascariensis
Jum. & H.Perrier (1915) Coastal beccariophoenix (rediscovered) Madagascar Rediscovered Access
             
Butia leptospatha (Burret) Noblick (2006) - (rediscovered) Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil & Paraguay Rediscovered Access
             
Calamus harmandii Pierre ex Becc. (1902) - (rediscovered) Laos Rediscovered Access
             
Calamus nicobaricus Becc. (1892) - ? India Possibly Extinct  (in the Wild) or Invalid (synonym) Access
             
Calospatha confusa Furtado (1951) - ? Malaysia Invalid (synonym) Access
             
Carpoxylon macrospermum H. A. Wendl. & Drude (1875) Carpoxylon palm (rediscovered) Aneityum (=Anatom), Vanuatu Rediscovered Access
             
Chamaedorea donnell-smithii Dammer (1905) - ? Central America Invalid (synonym) Access
             
Chamaedorea minima
Hodel (1991)
- ? Central or South America Invalid (synonym) Access
             
Chrysalidocarpus acuminum Jum. (1922) - (rediscovered) Madagascar Rediscovered Access
             
Chrysalidocarpus ankaizinensis Jum. (1922) - ? Madagascar Extinct Access
             
Chrysalidocarpus canescens Jum. & H.Perrier (1913) - 1913 Madagascar Extinct Access
             
Corypha taliera Roxb. (1820) Tali palm, Tara palm (rediscovered) Bangladesh, India & Myanmar Extinct in the Wild or Possibly rediscovered in the Wild Access
             
Cryosophila williamsii P.H.Allen (1953) Lago Yojoa palm, Root-spine palm, Mojarilla, Palmiche ? Honduras Erroneously listed as Extinct in the Wild Access
             
Dypsis acaulis
J.Dransf. (1995) - (rediscovered) Masoala Peninsula (eastern), Madagascar Rediscovered Access
             
Dypsis ambanjae Beentje (1995) - (rediscovered) Madagascar Rediscovered Access
             
Dypsis anovensis J.Dransf. (1995) - ? Madagascar Invalid (nomen. illeg., nomen. superfl.) Access
             
Dypsis basilonga (Jum. & H.Perrier) Beentje & J.Dransf. (1995) - ? Madagascar Extinct or Rediscovered Access
             
Dypsis bernieriana
(Baill.) Beentje & J.Dransf. (1995)
- ? Madagascar Extinct or Rediscovered Access
             
Dypsis betamponensis (Jum.) Beentje & J.Dransf. (1995) - (rediscovered) Madagascar Rediscovered Access
             
Dypsis bosseri J.Dransf. (1995) - (rediscovered) Madagascar Rediscovered Access
             
Dypsis brittiana
Rakotoarin. (2009) - 2005 northeastern Madagascar Missing Access
             
Dypsis canaliculata (Jum.) Beentje & J.Dransf. (1995) - (rediscovered) Madagascar Rediscovered Access
             
Dypsis carlsmithii J.Dransf. & Marcus (2002) - (rediscovered) eastern Madagascar Rediscovered in the wild Access
             
Dypsis ceracea (Jum.) Beentje & J.Dransf. (1995) Lafaza (rediscovered) Madagascar Rediscovered Access
             
Dypsis commersoniana (Baill.) Beentje & J.Dransf. (1995) - ? Madagascar Missing or Extinct Access
             
Dypsis corniculata (Becc.) Beentje & J.Dransf. (1995) - (rediscovered) Madagascar Rediscovered? Access
             
Dypsis curtisii Baker (1887) - (rediscovered) Madagascar Rediscovered? Access
             
Dypsis digitata (Becc.) Beentje & J.Dransf. (1995) - (rediscovered) Madagascar Rediscovered? Access
             
Dypsis furcata J.Dransf. (1995) - ? Madagascar Extinct or Rediscovered Access
             
Dypsis henrici J.Dransf., Beentje & Govaerts (2006) - 1928 Madagascar Missing Access
             
Dypsis heterophylla Baker (1887) - (rediscovered) Madagascar Rediscovered? Access
             
Dypsis hirtula Mart. (1838) - ? Madagascar Invalid (synonym) Access
             
Dypsis integra (Jum.) Beentje & J.Dransf. (1995) - (rediscovered) Madagascar Rediscovered? Access
             
Dypsis lanuginosa J.Dransf. (1995) - (rediscovered) Madagascar Rediscovered Access
             
Dypsis ligulata (Jum.) Beentje & J.Dransf. (1995) - ? Madagascar Extinct Access
             
Dypsis linearis Jum. (1918) - ? Madagascar Extinct or Rediscovered Access
             
Dypsis longipes Jum. (1918) - ? Madagascar Invalid (synonym) Access
             
Dypsis lucens (Jum.) Beentje & J.Dransf. (1995) - 1912 Madagascar Extinct Access
             
Dypsis mangorensis (Jum.) Beentje & J.Dransf. (1995) - (rediscovered) Madagascar Rediscovered? Access
             
Dypsis masoalensis Jum. (1918) - ? Madagascar Invalid (synonym) Access
             
Dypsis monostachya Jum. (1918) - 1923 Madagascar Extinct Access
             
Dypsis occidentalis (Jum.) Beentje & J.Dransf. (1995) - ? Madagascar Extinct or Rediscovered Access
             
Dypsis pervillei (Baill.) Beentje & J.Dransf. (1995) - ? Madagascar Extinct or Rediscovered Access
             
Dypsis plurisecta Jum. (1918) - 1919 Madagascar Missing or Extinct Access
             
Dypsis pulchella J.Dransf. (1995) - (rediscovered) Madagascar Rediscovered Access
             
Dypsis remotiflora J.Dransf. (1995) - (rediscovered) Madagascar Rediscovered Access
             
Dypsis rivularis (Jum. & H.Perrier) Beentje & J.Dransf. (1995) - (rediscovered) Madagascar Rediscovered? Access
             
Dypsis sahanofensis (Jum. & H.Perrier) Beentje & J.Dransf. (1995) - (rediscovered) Madagascar Rediscovered? Access
             
Dypsis sambiranensis (Jum. & H.Perrier) Jum. (1933) - ? Madagascar Invalid (synonym) Access
             
Dypsis soanieranae Beentje (1995) - 1938 Madagascar Extinct Access
             
Dypsis tanalensis (Jum. & H.Perrier) Beentje & J.Dransf. (1995) - (rediscovered) Madagascar Rediscovered Access
             
Dypsis thouarsiana Baill. (1894) - mid-1800's Ile Sainte Marie, Madagascar Missing or Invalid (synonym) Access
             
Eremospatha barendii Sunderl. (2002) Rattan, Rattan palm 2012 Cameroon Missing Access
             
Hedyscepe sp. nov. 'Norfolk Island' - - late Holocene Norfolk Island, Australia Extinct Access
             
Hemithrinax ekmaniana Burret (1929) - (rediscovered) Cuba Rediscovered Access
             
Hyophorbe amaricaulis Mart. (1849) - ? Mauritius Extinct in the wild Access
             
Medemia argun (Mart.) Württemb. ex H.Wendl. (1881) Argun palm (rediscovered) Egypt & Sudan Rediscovered Access
             
Neodypsis compactus Jum. (1933) - ? Madagascar Invalid (synonym) Access
             
Neophloga littoralis Jum. (1929 "1928") - ? Madagascar Invalid (synonym) Access
             
Neophloga majorana Becc. (1906) - ? Madagascar Invalid (synonym) Access
             
Neophloga pygmaea Pic.Serm. (1955) - ? Madagascar Invalid (synonym) Access
             
Orania regalis Zipp. (1829) - (rediscovered) New Guinea Rediscovered Access
             
Paschalococos disperta Dransfield (1991) Rapa Nui palm, Easter Island palm c.1650? Easter Island (=Rapa Nui) Extinct Access
             

Pelagodoxa henryana

Becc. (1917) - ? Nuku Hiva, Marquesas, French Polynesia (?) Extinct in the wild Access
             
Phloga gracilis (Jum.) H.Perrier (1945) - ? Madagascar Invalid (synonym) Access
             
Pinanga sp. nov. 'Fiji' - - <5000 yrcalBP Vanua Levu & Viti Levu, Fiji Extinct Access
             
Pritchardia elliptica
Rock & Caum (1930) - pre-1992 Kumoa Valley, Lanai, Hawaiian Islands, USA Invalid (synonym) Access
             
Pritchardia macrocarpa Linden (1879) - ? O'ahu, Hawaiian Islands, USA Invalid (synonym) Access
             
Pritchardia montis-kea Rock (1921) - ? Hawaiian Islands, USA Invalid (synonym) Access
             

Pritchardia pacifica

Seem. & H.Wendl. (1862) Piu, Niu pui, Niu sakiki, Viu, Fiji fan palm ? ʻEua & Vavaʻu, Tonga Extinct in the wild Access
             

Pritchardia pericularum

G.Nicholson (1886) - ? Tuamotu Archipelago (?) Invalid (synonym) Access
             
Pritchardia tahuatana Butaud & Hodel (2017) - ? Fatuiva & Tahuata (& Nuku Hiva?), Marquesas Islands Extinct in the wild Access
             

Pritchardia vuylstekeana

H.Wendl. (1883) - ? Tuamotu Archipelago (?) Extinct in the wild Access
             
Pritchardia sp. nov. ''Atiu' - - subfossil 'Atiu, Cook Islands Extinct if distinct Access
             
Pritchardia sp. nov. 'Laysan' - Laysan fan palm 1891 Laysan, Hawaiian Islands, USA Extinct if distinct Access
             
Pritchardia sp. nov. 'Mangaia' - - subfossil Mangaia, Cook Islands Extinct if distinct Access
             

Pritchardia sp. nov. 'Moorea'

- - ? Moorea, Society Islands, French Polynesia Extinct if distinct Access
             
Pritchardia sp. nov. 'Rimatara' - - ? Rimatara, Austral Islands, French Polynesia Extinct if distinct Access
             

Pritchardia sp. nov. 'Tahiti'

- - ? Tahiti, Society Islands, French Polynesia Extinct if distinct Access
             
Pritchardia sp. nov. 'Tubuai' - - ? Tubuai, Austral Islands, French Polynesia Extinct Access
             
Ravenea moorei J.Dransf. & N.W.Uhl (1986) - (rediscovered) Grande Comore (=Ngazidja =Njazidja), Comoros Islands Rediscovered in the wild Access
             
Roystonea stellata León (1943) - 1939 Yagruma Terrace, Maisí region, Cuba Extinct Access
             
Sabal miamiensis Zona (1985) Miami palmetto, Miami sabal palm ? Dade County, Florida Invalid (synonym) Access
             
Salacca lophospatha J.Dransf. & Mogea (1981) - ? Sabah, Malaysia Extinct Access
             
Saribus jeanneneyi (Becc.) C.D.Bacon & W.J.Baker (2011) - (rediscovered) Grande Terre, New Caledonia Rediscovered Access
             
Veitchia filifera
(H.Wendl.) H.E.Moore (1957) - (rediscovered) Taveuni & Vanua Levu, Fiji Rediscovered Access
             
Veitchia petiolata (Burret) H.E.Moore (1957) - 1986 Vanua Levu, Fiji Invalid (synonym) Access
             
Veitchia pickeringii (H.Wendl.) H.E.Moore (1957) - ? Fiji Invalid (synonym) Access

 

 

Family: Dasypogonaceae (4 genera; 20 species)

—No subordinate taxa

 

Appendix: Relocated taxa

Glassman, S. F. (1971). Rediscovery of Syagrus werdermannii. Fieldiana Botany 34(1): 1-10. [Brazil; holotype destroyed during WWII; species relocated with help of local knowledge]

 

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