Andean wax palm (Ceroxylon alpinum)

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Andean wax palm fact file

Andean wax palm description

KingdomPlantae
PhylumTracheophyta
ClassLiliopsida
OrderArecales
FamilyPalmae
GenusCeroxylon (1)

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Andean wax palm status

Classified as Endangered (EN) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Endangered

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (May, 2009)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Ceroxylon alpinum in cultivation  
Ceroxylon alpinum in cultivation

© www.botanypictures.com / Antonie van den Bos

Antonie van den Bos
http://www.botanypictures.com

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