Family: Arecaceae Palm Tree
Common Name: None known
Mauritia macroclada, Lepidococcus macrocladus, Mauritiella pacifica, Mauritia pacifica
Cold Hardiness Zone: 11 View the UK and US zone maps
Stems solitary or clustered, to 10 m tall and 15 cm diameter. Leaves 6-12; blade split into about 60 leaflets, these to 4.5 cm wide. Fruits ellipsoid-oblong, 2-2.5 cm long and 1.8-2 cm diameter, reddish brown.
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Native to, Colombia, Ecuador
Seasonally or permanently inundated areas, at low elevations but occasionally reaching 1000 m elevation on western Andean slops.
Location: Columbia, Ecuador (2.309433°N, -78.178711°E)
Map may not represent the complete natural distribution. (Markers display observation data).
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