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World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (WCSP)

Bactris gasipaes Kunth in F.W.H.A.von Humboldt, A.J.A.Bonpland & C.S.Kunth, Nov. Gen. Sp. 1: 302 (1816), nom. cons.

This name is accepted.

Distribution: C. & S. Trop. America
80 COS els HON NIC PAN (81) trt 82 FRG VEN 83 BOL CLM ECU PER 84 BZC BZN
Lifeform: Phan.
Remarks: Cooked fruits edible.
Family: Arecaceae
Original Compiler: R.Govaerts