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Chelyocarpus repens F.Kahn & K.Mejia

Specimen

MNHN-P-P00725172
AME (America)

Taxonomy

Arecaceae
Chelyocarpus repens F.Kahn & K.Mejia

Origin

in the lower Ucayali River basin, near Jenaro Herrera
fl fr
K. Mejia
1987-5-6
4° 55' 0.012'' S ; 73° 40' 0.012'' O
Subacaulescent palm with palmate leaves, each with a slender petiole, 1.3m long. Flower whitish with exserted stamens. Prophyll and sterile bract pink.
in understory of terra firme forest on acrisol

Determination history

Principes 32(2):69.1988
chantier de numerisation 2010-2012