Salacca zalacca (Gaertn.) Voss ex Vilmorin

  • Family : ARECACEAE
    (Palm Family)
  • Family (Hindi name) : NARIYAL FAMILY (नारियल फैमिली)
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : ARECACEAE
  • Basionym : Calamus zalacca Gaertn.
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Salacca zalacca (Gaertn.) Voss
  • Common name : Salak
  • Habit : Palm
  • Comments / notes : Cultivated in gardens, Bangalore
  • Native : Indonesia and Malaysia
  • Conservation Status : Not Evaluated (NE)
  • Literature : Gopalakrishna Bhat, 2011 - Palms of Karnataka
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. zalacca. Downloaded on 19 September 2021.

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