Arecales (Palms)

 

Family: Arecaceae

Scientific Name Author/s Common Name Last Record Distribution Status Taxon Profile
Beccariophoenix madagascariensis
Jum. & H. Perrier Coastal beccariophoenix - Madagascar Rediscovered Access
Calamus fertilis Becc.   - New Guinea Rediscovered Access
Calamus nicobaricus Becc.   ? India Invalid (synonym) Access
Calospatha confusa Furtado   ? Malaysia Invalid (synonym) Access
Carpoxylon macrospermum H. A. Wendland & Drude (1875?) Carpoxylon palm - Vanuatu Rediscovered Access
Chamaedorea donnell-smithii Dammer   ? Central America Invalid (synonym) Access
Chamaedorea minima
Hodel
  ? Central or South America Invalid (synonym) Access
Corypha taliera Roxb.   - Bangladesh, India & Myanmar Rediscovered Access
Cryosophila williamsii P.H.Allen Lago Yojoa palm, Root-spine palm ? Honduras Extinct in the wild Access
Dypsis acaulis
J.Dransf.   - Masoala Peninsula (eastern), Madagascar Rediscovered Access
Dypsis acuminum (Jum.) Beentje & J.Dransf.   ? Madagascar Rediscovered? Access
Dypsis ambanjae Beentje   - Madagascar Rediscovered Access
Dypsis ankaizinensis (Jum.) Beentje & J.Dransf.   ? Madagascar Missing Access
Dypsis anovensis J.Dransf.   ? Madagascar Invalid (nomen. illeg., nomen. superfl.) Access
Dypsis basilonga (Jum. & H.Perrier) Beentje & J.Dransf.   ? Madagascar Rediscovered? Access
Dypsis bernieriana
(Baill.) Beentje & J.Dransf.
  ? Madagascar Rediscovered? Access
Dypsis betamponensis (Jum.) Beentje & J.Dransf.   (rediscovered) Madagascar Rediscovered Access
Dypsis bosseri J.Dransf.   (rediscovered) Madagascar Rediscovered Access
Dypsis brittiana
Rakotoarin.   2005 Madagascar (northeastern) Missing Access
Dypsis canaliculata (Jum.) Beentje & J.Dransf.   - Madagascar Rediscovered Access
Dypsis canescens (Jum. & H.Perrier) Beentje & J.Dransf.   1913 Sambirano area, Madagascar (northwest) Missing? Access
Dypsis carlsmithii J.Dransf. & Marcus   ? Madagascar (eastern) Rediscovered? Access
Dypsis ceracea (Jum.) Beentje & J.Dransf.   (rediscovered) Madagascar Rediscovered Access
Dypsis commersoniana (Baill.) Beentje & J.Dransf.   ? Madagascar Missing? Access
Dypsis corniculata (Becc.) Beentje & J.Dransf.   ? Madagascar Rediscovered? Access
Dypsis curtisii Baker   ? Madagascar Missing? Access
Dypsis digitata (Becc.) Beentje & J.Dransf.   ? Madagascar Rediscovered? Access
Dypsis furcata J.Dransf.   ? Madagascar Extinct Access
Dypsis henrici J.Dransf., Beentje & Govaerts   60+ years ago Madagascar Missing Access
Dypsis heterophylla Baker   ? Madagascar Rediscovered? Access
Dypsis hirtula Mart.   ? Madagascar Invalid (synonym) Access
Dypsis integra (Jum.) Beentje & J.Dransf.   ? Madagascar Rediscovered? Access
Dypsis lanuginosa J.Dransf.   (rediscovered) Madagascar Rediscovered Access
Dypsis ligulata (Jum.) Beentje & J.Dransf.   ? Madagascar Extinct Access
Dypsis linearis Jum.   ? Madagascar Rediscovered? Access
Dypsis longipes Jum.   ? Madagascar Invalid (synonym) Access
Dypsis lucens (Jum.) Beentje & J.Dransf.   ? Madagascar Extinct Access
Dypsis mangorensis (Jum.) Beentje & J.Dransf.   ? Madagascar Rediscovered? Access
Dypsis masoalensis Jum.   ? Madagascar Invalid (synonym) Access
Dypsis monostachya Jum.   ? Madagascar Extinct Access
Dypsis occidentalis (Jum.) Beentje & J.Dransf.   ? Madagascar Missing Access
Dypsis pervillei (Baill.) Beentje & J.Dransf.   ? Madagascar Extinct Access
Dypsis plurisecta Jum.   1919 Madagascar Missing Access
Dypsis pulchella J.Dransf.   ? Madagascar Extinct Access
Dypsis remotiflora J.Dransf.   (rediscovered) Madagascar Rediscovered Access
Dypsis rivularis (Jum. & H.Perrier) Beentje & J.Dransf.   (rediscovered?) Madagascar Rediscovered? Access
Dypsis sahanofensis (Jum. & H.Perrier) Beentje & J.Dransf.   (rediscovered?) Madagascar Rediscovered? Access
Dypsis sambiranensis (Jum. & H.Perrier) Jum.   ? Madagascar Invalid (synonym) Access
Dypsis soanieranae Beentje   1938 Madagascar Extinct Access
Dypsis tanalensis (Jum. & H.Perrier) Beentje & J.Dransf.   - Madagascar Rediscovered Access
Dypsis thouarsiana Baill.   mid-1800's Ile Sainte Marie, Madagascar Missing Access
Hedyscepe sp. nov. 'Norfolk Island' -   Holocene Norfolk Island, Australia Extinct Access
Hemithrinax ekmaniana Burret   (rediscovered) Cuba Rediscovered Access
Hyophorbe amaricaulis Mart.   ? Mauritius Extinct in the wild Access
Medemia argun (Martius) Wurtt. ex H.A. Wendl.   - Egypt & Sudan Rediscovered Access
Neodypsis compactus Jum.   ? Madagascar Invalid (synonym) Access
Neophloga littoralis Jum.   ? Madagascar Invalid (synonym) Access
Neophloga majorana Becc.   ? Madagascar Invalid (synonym) Access
Neophloga pygmaea Pic.Serm.   ? Madagascar Invalid (synonym) Access
Orania regalis Zipp. ex Blume   - New Guinea Rediscovered Access
Paschalococos disperta Dransfield Rapa Nui palm, Easter Island palm c.1650? Easter Island (=Rapa Nui) Extinct Access
Phloga gracilis (Jum.) H.Perrier   ? Madagascar Invalid (synonym) Access
Pinanga sp. nov. 'Fiji' -   ? Vanua Levu & Viti Levu, Fiji Extinct Access
Pritchardia elliptica
Rock & Caum   pre-1992 Kumoa Valley, Lanai, Hawaiian Islands, USA Invalid (synonym)? Access
Pritchardia macrocarpa Linden ex André   ? O'ahu, Hawaiian Islands, USA Invalid (synonym) Access
Pritchardia montis-kea Rock   ? Hawaiian Islands, USA Invalid (synonym) Access
Pritchardia sp. nov. 'Atiu' -   ? 'Atiu, Cook Islands Extinct Access
Pritchardia sp. nov. 'Laysan' -   1891 Laysan, Hawaiian Islands, USA Extinct Access
Pritchardia sp. nov. 'Mangaia' -   ? Mangaia, Cook Islands Extinct Access
Pritchardia sp. nov. 'Rimatara' -   ? Rimatara, Austral (=Tubuai) Islands Extinct Access
Pritchardia sp. nov. 'Tubuai' -   ? Tubuai, Austral (=Tubuai) Islands Extinct Access
Ravenea moorei J. Dransf. & N.W. Uhl   October 1993 Comoros Islands Extinct in the wild? Access
Roystonea stellata León   pre-1990 Yagruma Terrace, Maisí region, Cuba Missing Access
Sabal miamiensis Zona Miami palmetto ? Dade County, Florida Extinct in the wild? Access
Salacca lophospatha J.Dransf. & Mogea   ? Sabah, Malaysia Invalid (synonym) Access
Saribus jeanneneyi (Becc.) C.D.Bacon & W.J.Baker   - Grande Terre, New Caledonia Rediscovered Access
Syagrus leptospatha Burret   1936 Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil Missing Access
Veitchia filifera
(H.Wendl.) H.E.Moore   (rediscovered) Taveuni & Vanua Levu, Fiji Rediscovered Access
Veitchia petiolata (Burret) H.E.Moore   1986 Vanua Levu, Fiji Invalid (synonym) Access
Veitchia pickeringii (H.Wendl.) H.E.Moore   ? Fiji Invalid (synonym) Access

 

 

Family: Dasypogonaceae

—No subordinate taxa

 

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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]