Brahea bella

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Brahea (brah-HEH-ah)
bella (BELL-ah)
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Florida. Photo by Dr. J. Roncal/Palmweb.
Scientific Classification
Genus: Brahea (brah-HEH-ah)
Species:
bella (BELL-ah)
Synonyms
Brahea Berlianderli var. 'bella'
Native Continent
America
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Morphology
Habit: Solitary
Leaf type: Pinnate
Culture
Survivability index
Common names
None.

Habitat and Distribution

Brahea bella is found in Mexico. Type Specimens: HT: L.H. Bailey 717; ; Mexico: Coahuila: Mpio. Múzquiz, Rancho San Gerónima (Magnum) about 15 miles NW from postoffice at Múzquiz near upper waters of Río La Babia (BH). (Tropicos)

The Brahea known as bella, some say just a northern berlandieri, near La Babia between Big Bend and Eagle Pass in Coahuila. Photo by richtrav, edric.

Description

Culture

Comments and Curiosities


External Links

References

Phonetic spelling of Latin names by edric.

Special thanks to Geoff Stein, (Palmbob) for his hundreds of photos.

Special thanks to Palmweb.org, Dr. John Dransfield, Dr. Bill Baker & team, for their volumes of information and photos.

Glossary of Palm Terms; Based on the glossary in Dransfield, J., N.W. Uhl, C.B. Asmussen-Lange, W.J. Baker, M.M. Harley & C.E. Lewis. 2008. Genera Palmarum - Evolution and Classification of the Palms. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. All images copyright of the artists and photographers (see images for credits).


Many Special Thanks to Ed Vaile for his long hours of tireless editing and numerous contributions.

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