Caryota maxima

Synonymy: Caryota aequatorialis, C. obtusa var. aequatorialis, C. rumphiana var. javanica Distribution: Java, Sumatra, Malaysia
Common names: Giant mountain fishtail palm Conservation status: Unknown

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Photo copyright 1998, Jody Haynes; Tropical Research & Education Center, Homestead, FL.

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