Curly palm (Howea belmoreana)

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Curly palm fact file

Curly palm description

KingdomPlantae
PhylumTracheophyta
ClassLiliopsida
OrderArecales
FamilyPalmae
GenusHowea (1)

Information on the curly palm is currently being researched and written and will appear here shortly.

Also known as
Kentia palm, sentry palm.
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Curly palm status

Classified as Vulnerable (VU) on the IUCN Red List (1).

IUCN Red List species status – Vulnerable

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This information is awaiting authentication by a species expert, and will be updated as soon as possible. If you are able to help please contact:
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References

  1. IUCN Red List (February, 2010)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
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Curly palm flowers  
Curly palm flowers

© Dr Bill Baker / Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew / Palmweb

Palmweb
Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
Richmond
Surrey
TW9 3AB
United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0) 208 332 5000
Fax: +44 (0) 208 332 5197
S.Villalba@kew.org
http://www.palmweb.org

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