Bactris mexicana var. trichophylla (Burret) A.J.Hend., Proc. Calif. Acad. Sci. , IV, 49: 204 (1996)

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Map uses TDWG level 3 distributions (
Belizepresent (World Checklist of Arecaceae)A
Guatemalapresent (World Checklist of Arecaceae)A
Honduraspresent (World Checklist of Arecaceae)A
Nicaraguapresent (World Checklist of Arecaceae)A
Belize (Belize, Cayo, Stann Creek, Toledo), Guatemala (Alta Verapaz, Izabal, Petén), Honduras (Atlántida, Colón, Comayagua), and Nicaragua (Zelaya), lowland rain forest, at 30-1000 m elevation.

Common Name

  • Belize: hone. Guatemala: huiscoyol.


  • Leaf spines usually absent from petiole and rachis; pinnae linear, regularly arranged (but with gaps) and spreading in the same plane, pubescent abaxially.


    A. World Checklist of Arecaceae