Geonoma pinnatifrons subsp. martinicensis (Mart.) A.J.Hend., Phytotaxa 17: 119 (2011)

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Distribution

Map uses TDWG level 3 distributions (http://www.nhm.ac.uk/hosted_sites/tdwg/geogrphy.html)
Leeward Is.present (Henderson, A.J. (2011) A revision of Geonoma. Phytotaxa 17: 1-271.)A
Windward Is.present (Henderson, A.J. (2011) A revision of Geonoma. Phytotaxa 17: 1-271.)A
From 12°27-16°13'N and 60°56-61°46'W in the Lesser Antilles (Guadeloupe, Dominica, Martinique, and St. Lucia) at 674(200-1000) m elevation in lowland to montane rainforest.
Read (1979) also included St. Vincent in the distribution of this taxon, but no specimens from there have been seen.NY!). (Henderson, A.J. (2011) A revision of Geonoma. Phytotaxa 17: 1-271.)A

Description

  • Leaf pinnae 7(4-9) per side of rachis.
    Inflorescences peduncular bracts inserted 1.9(1.0-3.0) cm above the prophyll; peduncles 25.5(16.5-39.0) cm long, 8.0(3.7-11.8) mm in diameter; rachillae 18.4(12.2-24.0) cm long, 2.5(1.9-3.8) mm in diameter.
    Fruits 5.2(4.8-5.9) mm in diameter. (Henderson, A.J. (2011) A revision of Geonoma. Phytotaxa 17: 1-271.)A

Bibliography

A. Henderson, A.J. (2011) A revision of Geonoma. Phytotaxa 17: 1-271.