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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Copernicia cerifera (Arruda) Mart., Hist. Nat. Palm. 3: 242 (1838).

This name is a synonym.

Accepted Name: Copernicia prunifera (Mill.) H.E.Moore, Gentes Herbarum 9: 24a (1963).
Family: Arecaceae
Homotypic Names:

* Corypha cerifera Arruda in H.Koster, Trav. Brazil: 494 (1816).

Arrudaria cerifera (Arruda) Macedo, Not. Palm. Carnauba: 5 (1867).


* Basionym/Replaced Synonym

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts