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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Hyphaene ventricosa subsp. benguelensis (Welw. ex H.Wendl.) Becc., Palme Borass.: 44 (1924).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Hyphaene petersiana Klotzsch ex Mart., Hist. Nat. Palm. 3(ed. 2): 227 (1845).
Family: Arecaceae
Homotypic Names:

* Hyphaene benguelensis Welw. ex H.Wendl., Bot. Zeitung (Berlin) 39: 92 (1881).

Chamaeriphes benguelensis (Welw. ex H.Wendl.) Kuntze, Revis. Gen. Pl. 2: 728 (1891).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts