Thrinax radiata Loddiges ex J.A. & J.H. Schultes

Synonymy: Thrinax floridana Sarg., Thrinax multiflora sensu R.W. Read, non Mart., Thrinax parviflora auct. non Sw. Distribution: South Florida, Keys, Bahamas Islands, Central America, West Indies
Common names: Florida thatch palm, silk-top thatch, sea thatch Conservation status: Not threatened

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