The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

⚠ Version 1.1 of The Plant List has been superseded and should no longer be used.

The new version is available at The new version is enhanced, using more data sources including Taxonomic Expert Networks and will be more frequently updated.

H Carludovica palmata Ruiz & Pav. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Carludovica (family Cyclanthaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 301989) with original publication details: Syst. Veg. Fl. Peruv. Chil. 291 1798.

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


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

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Carludovica gigantea Kuntze Synonym H WCSP
Carludovica humilis (Wawra & Bermann) Kuntze [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Carludovica incisa H.Wendl. Synonym H WCSP
Carludovica jamaicensis Lodd. ex Fawcett & Harris Synonym H WCSP
Carludovica palmata var. humilis Wawra & Bermann Synonym L WCSP
Carludovica serrata Wawra & Bermann Synonym H WCSP
Ludovia palmata (Ruiz & Pav.) Pers. Synonym H WCSP
Salmia jamaicensis Steud. [Invalid] Synonym H WCSP
Salmia palmata (Ruiz & Pav.) Willd. Synonym H WCSP

Further information

The following databases may contain further information on this name. Please click on any button to follow a link to that database.

To return to The Plant List: please use your browser's back button to return to this page.

Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-301989, and has not been changed.