Bactris acanthocarpa var. acanthocarpa

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Distribution

Map uses TDWG level 3 distributions (http://www.nhm.ac.uk/hosted_sites/tdwg/geogrphy.html)
Brazil Northeast present (World Checklist of Arecaceae)B
Brazil Southeast present (World Checklist of Arecaceae)B
Brazil (Alagoas, Bahia,Espírito Santo, Pernambuco); Atlantic coastal forest, 10-400 m elevation. (Henderson, A.J., Bactris (Palmae) in Flora Neotropica Monographs 79. 2000)A

Common Name

  • Brazil: brejaubinha. (Henderson, A.J., Bactris (Palmae) in Flora Neotropica Monographs 79. 2000)A

Description

  • See species (Borchsenius F., Borgtoft-Pedersen H. and Baslev H. 1998. Manual to the Palms of Ecuador. AAU Reports 37. Department of Systematic Botany, University of Aarhus, Denmark in collaboration with Pontificia Universidad Catalica del Ecuador)C
  • Leaves 4-12; leaf spines to 4 cm long, few to many on sheath, petiole, and rachis; sheath 7-12 cm long; petiole 0.5-1.5 m long; rachis 1-2.2 m long; pinnae 12-27 per side, irregularly arranged in clusters of 2-4, spreading in slightly different planes, sigmoid; middlepinnae 35-64 x 3-8 cm.
    Inflorescences interfoliar; peduncle spinulose; rachillae 18-38. (Henderson, A.J., Bactris (Palmae) in Flora Neotropica Monographs 79. 2000)A

Materials Examined

  • BRAZIL. ALAGOAS:Mun. Riolargo, 1 km N of entrance to Maceio from BR-101, 09°15'S, 35°43'W, 200-400 m, 22 Sep 1994, Noblick 4982(FTG).
    BAHIA: Mun. Urucuca, 7.3 km on Serra Grande-Itacarerd., 14°25'S, 39°01'W, 1-12 Jul 1991, Carvalho et al. 3464 (CEPEC, NY); Mun. Alagoinhas, 65 km N of Salvador,12°10'S, 38°26'W, 22 Nov 1988, Noblick & Soeiro 4685 (CEPEC, BH, F); Mun. Una, 1 km W of city, 15°18'S, 39°04'W, 12 Jan 1989, Noblick 4735 (CEPEC, F, FTG); Mun.Santa Cruz Cabráli a, 16-17 km W of Porto Seguro, 16°23'S, 39°08'W, 20 Jan 1989, Noblick 4753 (CEPEC, F, K); Mun. Nova Vicosa, 22 km SE of Helvécia, 17°53'S, 39°22'W, 1 Feb 1989, Noblick & Britto 4781 (CEPEC, F, K, NY): Mun Ilhéus, W of city, 14°49'S, 39°02'W, 10-40m, 26 Sep 1994, Noblick 4994 (CEPEC, FTG), Noblick 4995 (FTG); Mun.Urucuca, 7.3 km N of Serra Grande on rd. to Itacaré, 14°25'S, 39°01'W, 1-12 JuI1991 , Thomas et al. 8783 (CEPEC, NY); Mun. I1heus, 3 km N of Rodoviaria, 14°46'S, 39°04'W, 23Sep 1994, Thomas et al. 10604 (CEPEC, NY).
    ESPÍRITO SANTO: Conceicão da Barra, 14 Oct 1986, Boudet Fernandes & Boone 2017, 2024 (MBML), 15 Oct 1986. Boudel Fernandes & Boone 2041 (MBML), 26 Mar 1992, Pereira 3153 (MBML), 24 Jun 1992, Pereira 3576 (MBML); Mun.Linhares, Reserva Florestal da CVRD, 19°09'S, 40°03'W, 16 Sep 1987, Boudel Fernandes 2190 (MBML, RB), 18 Sep 1987, Boudel Fernandes 2203 (MBML), 19 Sep 1987, Boudel Fernandes 2211 (MBML), 22 Sep 1987, Boudel Fernandes 2230 (MBML).
    PERNAMBUCO: Escada, Eng Mangueira, 23 Jun 1967, Medeiros-Costa 67-0040 (BH); Timbauaba, 26 Feb 1969, Medeiros-Costa 69-0105 (F); without locality, 1887, Ridley et al. s.n. (BM). (Henderson, A.J., Bactris (Palmae) in Flora Neotropica Monographs 79. 2000)A

Bibliography

    A. Henderson, A.J., Bactris (Palmae) in Flora Neotropica Monographs 79. 2000
    B. World Checklist of Arecaceae
    C. Borchsenius F., Borgtoft-Pedersen H. and Baslev H. 1998. Manual to the Palms of Ecuador. AAU Reports 37. Department of Systematic Botany, University of Aarhus, Denmark in collaboration with Pontificia Universidad Catalica del Ecuador