Ceroxylon alpinum

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Ceroxylon alpinum
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Scientific classification
Kingdom: Plantae
(unranked): Angiosperms
(unranked): Monocots
(unranked): Commelinids
Order: Arecales
Family: Arecaceae
Genus: Ceroxylon
Species: C. alpinum
Binomial name
Ceroxylon alpinum
Bonpl. ex DC.

Ceroxylon alpinum is a species of palm tree native to Colombia, Ecuador, and Venezuela. It is threatened by habitat loss.[1]


  1. ^ Bernal, R. 1998. Ceroxylon alpinum. The IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2015.2. Downloaded on 08 September 2015.