Bactris mexicana var. mexicana

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Distribution

Map uses TDWG level 3 distributions (http://www.nhm.ac.uk/hosted_sites/tdwg/geogrphy.html)
Mexico Gulf present (World Checklist of Arecaceae)A
Mexico Southeast present (World Checklist of Arecaceae)A
Mexico Southwest present (World Checklist of Arecaceae)A
Mexico (Chiapas, Oaxaca, Tabasco, Veracruz), lowland rain forest, at 100-700 m elevation.

Common Name

  • Mexico: chischi, jahuate, junco.

Description

  • Leaf spines few on lateral surfaces of petiole and abaxial surface of rachis; pinnae sigmoid, irregularly arranged in clusters, spreading in different planes, glabrous abaxially.

Bibliography

    A. World Checklist of Arecaceae