|Synonymy: This species is placed in a separate genus, Rhyticocos (as R. amara), by some authors||Distribution: West Indies|
|Common names: Overtop palm, Moca palm||Conservation status: Not threatened|
Top photo courtesy and copyright © 1998, Geoff Stein; taken at Nong Nooch Tropical Gardens, Thailand. Bottom photo copyright © 1998, Jody Haynes; Tropical Research & Education Center, Homestead, FL.
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