Dypsis cabadae

Synonymy: Chrysolidocarpus cabadae Distribution: Comoros Islands, near Madagascar
Common names: Cabada palm Conservation status: Originally described from cultivated plants in Cuba and thought for decades to be unknown in the wild, this species was recently discovered in habitat in the Comoros.

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Top photo courtesy University of Florida-IFAS. Bottom photo copyright 1998, Jody Haynes.

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