July 11, 2012.
In the interest of accuracy, we now change the name of this palm plant from Areca catechu to Adonidia merrillii (synonym: Veitchia merrillii).
This palm was formerly identified as areca catechu, or betel palm.
- wikipedia: areca catechu entry
- Wikipedia: foxtail palm entry
- Wikipedia: king palm entry
|Tree||Adonidia merrillii (synonym: Veitchia merrillii)|
|Common names||Manila Palm, Christmas palm|
|Photographer||Dr. Ernesto P. Adorio|
|Camera||Olympus VG-110, July 5, 2012.|
|Acknowledgments||Romana de los Reyes with Ella Bernales Jacildo(identification)|