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Linnaean Name: Cocos nucifera Linnaeus
Reference: Species Plantarum 2 : 1188 (1753)
Provenance: "Habitat in Indiae paludosis, umbrosis."
Generitype of: Cocos Linnaeus
Type: Lectotype : "Tenga" in Rheede, Hort. Malab., 1: 1, t. 1, t. 2, t. 3, t. 4, 1678
Designated by: Moore & Dransfield in Taxon 28 : 64, f. 5 (1979)
Current Name: Cocos nucifera L.
Current Family: Arecaceae
Record last updated: 07/08/2006