IUCN Red List Status: Vulnerable (VU)

Arenga wightii Griff., Calcutta J. Nat. Hist. 5: 475 1845. (Syn: Saguerus wightii (Griff.) H.Wendl. & Drude);

aw-REN-guh — Latinized form of areng, the Malayan name for palm … Dave’s Botanary
WIGHT-ee-eye — named for Robert Wight, Scottish surgeon and botanist in India … Dave’s Botanary

commonly known as: Wight’s sago palm, wild coconutKannada: ಬೆಟ್ಟ ತೆಂಗು betta thengu, ಕಾಡು ಈಚಲು kaadu eechalu, ಕಾಡು ತೆಂಗು kaadu thengu, ದಡಿಸೆ dadise, ಧೂಢ್ಸಾಲ dhudsalMalayalam: അലട്ടിത്തേങ്ങ alattiltenna, കാരംപനൈ karampanai, കാട്ടുതേങ്ങ് kattuthengu, മലന്തെങ്ങ് malanthengu, ഞെട്ടിപ്പന njettippanaMarathi: धूडसाल dhudsalTamil: ஆலம்பனை alampanai, காட்டுதேங்காய் kattuthengaiTulu: ಕಾಟ್ ತಾರೆ kaatu thare

 

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by Dinesh Valke, Manudev K Madhavan & E S Santhosh Kumar (Inserted by J.M.Garg) (For more photos & complete details, click
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Arenga wightii:  

Sharing the image of Arenga wightii Griff. (Aracaceae), a plant endemic to Western Ghats
Image taken from Thamarassery Ghat, nearby my home, Adivaram, Kozhikode Dist., Kerala


 
Thanks for showing these plants not found in our area.


 

 

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Mollem National Park Goa

Date: 23 APR 2011 Altitude: about 200 m asl
Arenga wightii Griff. (family: Arecaceae) 


 

 

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ID help : 3 posts by 2 authors. Attachments (3)

Hello, Please help with an ID of this Arecaceae member. Location- Kundapura, Karnataka, January 2017 ((Habitat- Evergreen forest))


Pl. Check comparative images at EFI.


Arenga wightii Griffith 

Confirmed ..


 

Names of Plants in India :: Arenga wightii Griff. : 3 posts by 2 authors. 1 image.
via Species‎ > ‎A‎ > Arenga wightii Griff. … family: Arecaceae a.k.a. Palmae
Flowers of India Discussions at efloraofindia more views in flickr more views on Google Earth
aw-REN-guh — Latinized form of areng, the Malayan name for palmDave’s Botanary
WIGHT-ee-eye — named for Robert Wight, Scottish surgeon and botanist in IndiaDave’s Botanary
commonly known as: Wight’s sago palm, wild coconutKannada: ಬೆಟ್ಟ ತೆಂಗು betta thengu, ಕಾಡು ಈಚಲು kaadu eechalu, ಕಾಡು ತೆಂಗು kaadu thengu, ದಡಿಸೆ dadise, ಧೂಢ್ಸಾಲ dhudsalMalayalam: അലട്ടിത്തേങ്ങ alattiltenna, കാരംപനൈ karampanai, കാട്ടുതേങ്ങ് kattuthengu, മലന്തെങ്ങ് malanthengu, ഞെട്ടിപ്പന njettippanaMarathi: धूडसाल dhudsalTamil: ஆலம்பனை alampanai, காட்டுதேங்காய் kattuthengaiTulu: ಕಾಟ್ ತಾರೆ kaatu thare
botanical names: Arenga wightii Griff. … synonym: Saguerus wightii (Griff.) H.Wendl. & Drude … The Plants List (2013). Version 1.1. 
April 23, 2011 … Mollem National Park    

 
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