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This name is in version 1.1 of The Plant List, record kew-34782, and has not been changed.

H Caryota obtusa Griff. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Caryota (family Arecaceae).

The record derives from WCSP which reports it as an accepted name (record 34782) with original publication details: Calcutta J. Nat. Hist. 5: 480 1845.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source
Caryota gigas Hahn ex Hodel [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Caryota obtusidentata Griff. Synonym H WCSP
Caryota rumphiana var. indica Becc. Synonym L WCSP

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