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Livistona benthamii

Synonyms: Livistona holtzei; Livistona melanocarpa

Wikipedia Abstract

Livistona benthamii is a species of palm. This species is natural distribution is from Cape York to the Archer River in Queensland, the Northern Territory and New Guinea. It is a solitary palm found in open forest near areas that are annually inundated. An example may be seen on the Freshwater lake Walk at the Cairns aka. Flecker Botanical Garden.
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Allergen Potential [1]  Low
Leaf Type [2]  Evergreen

Protected Areas

Name IUCN Category Area acres Location Species Website Climate Land Use
Kakadu National Park II 4744348 Northern Territory, Australia


Cephrenes trichopepla (Yellow palmdart)[3]


New Guinea to N. Australia; S. New Guinea to N. Australia; S. Papua New Guinea to N. Australia;



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1Derived from Allergy-Free Gardening OPALS™, Thomas Leo Ogren (2000)
2Kattge, J. et al. (2011b) TRY - a global database of plant traits Global Change Biology 17:2905-2935
3Species Interactions of Australia Database, Atlas of Living Australia, Version ala-csv-2012-11-19
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