Leucothrinax morrisii

Family:ARECACEAE
Species:Leucothrinax morrisii (H.Wendl.)C.Lewis & Zona
Common Name:BRITTLE THATCH PALM; KEY THATCH PALM
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Status:Native, Threatened-State
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Classification

FamilyARECACEAE
Genus Leucothrinax
Species Leucothrinax morrisii (H.Wendl.)C.Lewis & Zona - BRITTLE THATCH PALM; KEY THATCH PALM

Citation

Citation LEUCOTHRINAX MORRISII (H. Wendland) C. Lewis & Zona, Palms 52: 87. 2008.
Basionym: Thrinax morrisii H. Wendland 1892.
Type: ANGUILLA: Blowing Point, Nov 1891, Nicholls s.n. (lectotype: K). Lectotypified by Read, Smithsonian Contr. Bot. 19: 88. 1975.

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Source

CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Miami-Dade USF  
Monroe Keys USF  
Monroe Mainland USF  

Synonyms

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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Simpsonia microcarpa Simpsonia microcarpa (Sargent) O. F. Cook, Science, ser. 2. 85: 333. 1937.BASIONYM: Thrinax microcarpa Sargent 1896. 
Thrinax keyensis Thrinax keyensis Sargent, Bot. Gaz. 27: 86. 1899. TYPE: FLORIDA: Monroe Co.: N shore of the largest of the Marquesas Islands, s.d., Sargent s.n. (holotype: AAH).
Thrinax microcarpa Thrinax microcarpa Sargent, Gard. & Forest 9: 162. 1896. TYPE: FLORIDA: Monroe Co.: No Name Key, Jun 1879, Curtiss 2679 (holotype: NY).
Thrinax morrisii Thrinax morrisii H. Wendland, Gard. Chron., ser. 3. 11: 104, f. 20-21. 1892. TYPE: ANGUILLA: Blowing Point, Nov 1891, Nicholls s.n. (lectotype: K). Lectotypified by Read, Smithsonian Contr. Bot. 19: 88. 1975.
Thrinax bahamensis Thrinax bahamensis O. F. Cook, in Northrop, Mem. Torrey Bot. Club 12: 20. 1902. TYPE: BAHAMA ISLANDS: Andros Island: Big Cabbage Creek, s.d., Northrop & Northrop 668 (lectotype: NY; isolectotype: US). Lectotypified by Kass, Brittonia 57: 96. 2005.
Thrinax drudei Thrinax drudei Beccari, Webbia 2: 269. 1907. TYPE: CUBA: Without data, Wright 3965 (holotype: B destroyed; lectotype: GH). Lectotypified by Read, Smithsonian Contr. Bot. 19: 88. 1975.
Thrinax ekmanii Thrinax ekmanii Burret, Kongl. Svenska Vetenskapsakad. Handl., ser. 3. 6(7): 27. 1929. TYPE: HAITI: Navassa Island, near the Lighthouse, 23 Oct 1928, Ekman 10839 (holotype: S).
Thrinax ponceana Thrinax ponceana O. F. Cook, Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 28: 536, f. 45. 1901. TYPE: PUERTO RICO: Southern coast W of Ponce, s.d., Cook 1005 (lectotype: US). Lectotypified by Read, Smithsonian Contr. Bot. 19: 88. 1975.
Thrinax praeceps Thrinax praeceps O. F. Cook, Bull. Torrey Bot. Club 28: 536. 1901. TYPE: PUERTO RICO: Between Utuado and Arecibo, 13 Jul 1901, Underwood & Griggs 850 (holotype: US).
Thrinax punctulata Thrinax punctulata Beccari, Webbia 2: 280. 1907. TYPE: CUBA: Pinar del Rio: Monte Guanajay, 10 Dec 1904, Van Hermann 4245 (holotype: B destroyed; lectotype: NY). Lectotypified by Read, Smithsonian Contr. Bot. 19: 88. 1975.