Acrocomia totai

Martius in A. D. d’Orbigny

in A. D. d’Orbigny,Voyage dans l'Amérique Méridionale 7(3): 78. 1844; 8(1): plate 9, fig. 1. 1842

Treatment appears in FNA Volume 22. Treatment on page 123.
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Illustrator:
Stems armed with spines 12–13 cm. Leaves ca. 4 m; segments glabrous abaxially. Fruits brownish green, globose, 2–3 cm diam., brownish green.; endocarp globose, brown, bearing 3 germination pores. Seeds: eophyll undivided.

Phenology: Flowering in the summer.
Habitat: Woodlands and hammocks
Elevation: 0–30 m

Distribution

V22 211-distribution-map.jpg

Fla., native, to South America.

Discussion

Acrocomia totai is sparingly naturalized in central Florida in Brevard County (B. Peterson 1991b), as well as in Dade County in the vicinity of Miami.

References

Lower Taxa

No lower taxa listed.

Facts about "Acrocomia totai"
AuthorScott Zona +
AuthorityMartius in A. D. d’Orbigny +
DistributionFla. +, Native + and To South America. +
Elevation0–30 m +
HabitatWoodlands and hammocks +
IntroducedTrue +
PhenologyFlowering in the summer. +
Publication titlein A. D. d’Orbigny,Voyage dans l'Amérique Méridionale +
Publication year1842 +
Referencebarford1991a +, barthlott1983a +, bartram1791a +, beal1937a +, bernal1991a +, borchsenius1997a +, brummitt1996a +, bullock1980a +, chase1993a +, cooper1861a +, cunningham1995a +, dahlgren1985b +, davis1995a +, dowe1989a +, dransfield1989a +, dransfield1991a +, dransfield1995a +, dransfield1995b +, duvall1993a +, ervik1997a +, fisher1989a +, harlow1961a +, harris1980a +, henderson1991a +, iverson1979a +, johnson1995a +, klimstra1990a +, listabarth1992a +, listabarth1993a +, listabarth1993b +, listabarth1994a +, maehr1984a +, maehr1984b +, moldenke1967a +, read1964a +, read1965a +, read1965b +, read1966a +, scariot1991a +, sharma1956a +, simpson1988a +, thorne1992a +, uhl1990a +, uhl1995b +, zona1989a +, zona1994a + and zona1997a +
Source xmlhttps://jpend@bitbucket.org/aafc-mbb/fna-data-curation.git/src/f6b125a955440c0872999024f038d74684f65921/coarse grained fna xml/V22/V22 211.xml +
SynonymsAcanthococos +
Taxon familyArecaceae +
Taxon nameAcrocomia totai +
Taxon parentAcrocomia +
Taxon rankspecies +
VolumeVolume 22 +