IUCN Red List Status: Data Deficient (DD)
Corypha utan Lam., Encycl. 2: 131 1786. (syn: Borassus sylvestris Giseke [Illegitimate]; Corypha elata Roxb.; Corypha gebang Mart.; Corypha gembanga (Blume) Blume; Corypha griffithiana Becc.; Corypha macrophylla Roster; Corypha macropoda Linden ex Kurz; Corypha sylvestris Mart. [Illegitimate]; Gembanga rotundifolia Blume; Livistona vidalii Becc.; Taliera elata (Roxb.) Wall.; Taliera gembanga Blume [Illegitimate]; Taliera sylvestris Blume [Illegitimate]);
Palm for ID : 160511 : AK-2: Taken at Jijamata Udyan, Mumbai, Maharashtra on the 4th of Feb, 2011.
Corypha taliera Roxb. “Talier”
Happy to see this plant growing at Mumbai also!
I think this to be Corypha macropoda, a non extinct palm found in India.
Just for you …, Corypha taliera was endemic to west Bengal, now gone but available in gardens.
Palm Tree for ID : Mumbai : 030612 : AK-2: A Palm tree at Jijamata Udyan, Mumbai on 11/4/12.
It was spreading out, not like the usual tall palms.
No fruits seen.
i guess Corypha sps.
This is very close to the Talipot Palm in Jijamata Udyan.
Somewhere below it, towards the right side.
I am waiting for it to flower…
Isn’t it Corypha utan Lamk.?
Owing to the blue hue on the plant, I thought of Bismarckia sp.
This has been identified by … as Corypha utan.
… had identified it correctly.
yes it looks like Corypha utans.
can have a comparative look for morphology here
Araceae, Arecaceae and Zingiberaceae Fortnight: August 1 to 14, 2014 : Arecaceae : For ID : Jijamata Udyan,Mumbai : 210814 : AK-87 : 6 posts by 3 authors. Attachments (3).
Pictures taken at Jijamata Udyan in Mumbai on 11/4/12.
I think it’s a Corypha
Yes, … Corypha utan validated by … Thanks for the id.
Araceae, Arecaceae and Zingiberaceae Fortnight: August 1 to 14, 2014 : Arecaceae : For Id : Jijamata Udyan,Mumbai : 210814 : AK-75 : 7 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (1).
Posted on our group earlier.
Corypha taliera Roxb. suggested by …
… identified it as Corypha macropoda in earlier thread.
Thanks for reminding me.
I will make the necessary changes.
… has validated this as Corypha utan.
Syn Corypha macropoda.