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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Cocos nucifera L., Sp. Pl.: 1188 (1753).

This name is accepted.

Distribution: C. Malesia to SW. Pacific
(22) ben gam gha gnb gui ivo lbr nga sen tog (23) caf cmn gab ggi zai (25) ken tan (26) ang moz (28) asc (29) cgs mau mci mdg reu sey (36) chc chh chs (38) oga tai (40) ban ind ldv mdv srl (41) and cbd mya ncb tha vie (42) bor cki jaw lsi mly MOL PHI sul sum xms 43 BIS NWG SOL 50 QLD (60) fij gil nru nue nwc phx SAM SCZ tok TON tuv VAN wal (61) coo eas lin mrq sci tua tub (62) crl mcs mrn mrs (63) haw (78) fla geo nca sca (79) mxs mxt (80) blz cos cpi els hon nic (81) bah cay cub dom hai jam lee pue swc trt vna win (82) ven (83) bol clm (84) bze bzl bzn (85) cln
Lifeform: Phan.
Remarks: Widely cultivated for its fruits (Coconut).
Family: Arecaceae
Original Compiler: R.Govaerts