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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)



Heterospathe elata Scheff., Ann. Jard. Bot. Buitenzorg 1: 162 (1876).

Original Compiler: R.Govaerts

This name is Accepted by:

  • Govaerts, R. & Dransfield, J. (2005). World Checklist of Palms: 1-223. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
  • Meyer, J.-Y., Lavergne, C. & Hodel, D.R. (2008). Time bombs in gardens: invasive ornamental palms in tropical islands, with emphasis on French Polynesia (Pacific Ocean) and the Mascarenes (Indian Ocean). Palms; Journal of the International Palm Society 52: 23-35.
  • Heatubun, C.D. & Gardiner, L.M. (2012). Heterospathe elata, a new record for the New Guinea islands. Palms; Journal of the International Palm Society 56: 61-64.