Balaka seemannii

Taxonavigation Edit

Taxonavigation: Arecales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Cladus: Commelinids
Ordo: Arecales

Familia: Arecaceae
Subfamilia: Arecoideae
Tribus: Areceae
Subtribus: Ptychospermatinae
Genus: Balaka
Species: Balaka seemannii

Name Edit

Balaka seemannii (H.Wendl.) Becc., Ann. Jard. Bot. Buitenzorg 2: 91 (1885).

Synonyms Edit

  • Basionym
    • Ptychosperma seemannii H.Wendl., Bonplandia (Hannover) 10: 192 (1862).
  • Homotypic
    • Saguaster seemannii (H.Wendl.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 735 (1891).
    • Drymophloeus seemannii (H.Wendl.) Becc. ex Martelli, Nuovo Giorn. Bot. Ital., n.s., 41: 711 (1935).
  • Heterotypic
    • Ptychosperma perbreve H.Wendl., Bonplandia (Hannover) 10: 193 (1862).
    • Balaka perbrevis (H.Wendl.) Becc., Ann. Jard. Bot. Buitenzorg 2: 91 (1885).
    • Saguaster perbrevis (H.Wendl.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 735 (1891).
    • Kentia kersteniana Sander, Gard. Chron., ser. 3, 24: 357 (1898).
    • Actinophloeus kerstenianus (Sander) Burret, Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 24: 263 (1928).
    • Balaka gracilis Burret, Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 24: 274 (1928).
    • Drymophloeus kerstenianus Sander ex Burret, Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 24: 263 (1928), pro syn.
    • Ptychosperma kerstenianum (Sander) Burret, Repert. Spec. Nov. Regni Veg. 24: 263 (1928).
    • Balaka cuneata Burret, Occas. Pap. Bernice Pauahi Bishop Mus. 11(4): 6 (1935).
    • Balaka kersteniana (Sander) Becc. ex Martelli, Nuovo Giorn. Bot. Ital., n.s., 42: 30 (1935).
    • Vitiphoenix seemannii Becc. ex Martelli, Nuovo Giorn. Bot. Ital., n.s., 42: 87 (1935), not validly publ.

Distribution Edit

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Pacific
      • Fiji (Vanua Levu, Taveuni)

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition

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