EPPO Global Database

Corypha utan(CPYUT)

Code created in: 2001-04-21

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: CPYUT
  • Preferred name: Corypha utan
  • Authority: Lamarck


Northeast India, Indochina, Malesia, New Guinea, Australia (Northern, Queensland). Massive and monocarpic, like other Corypha spp. Used as building material, for weaving, for making fermented beverages, and as an ornamental.

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Corypha elata Roxburgh
Corypha gebang von Martius

Common names
Name Language
buri palm English
cabbage palm English
gebang palm English
Buripalme German
корифа утан Russian