Salacca minuta

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Salacca (SAH-lahk-kah)
minuta (mih-NOOT-ah)
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RIUM, WP Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Photo by Ahmad Fuad Morad
Scientific Classification
Genus: Salacca (SAH-lahk-kah)
Species:
minuta (mih-NOOT-ah)
Synonyms
None set.
Native Continent
Asia
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Morphology
Habit: Clustering (soboliferous)
Leaf type: Entire leaf
Culture
Survivability index
Common names
None.

Habitat and Distribution

Malaya.
RIUM, WP Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Photo by Ahmad Fuad Morad

Description

Endemic to the Gunung Janing, Johor in the Endau-Rompin National Park. Simple-leaved stemless palm up to about 1 m tall. (Ahmad Fuad Morad) Editing by edric.

Culture

Cold Hardiness Zone: 10b

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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