EPPO Global Database

Lodoicea maldivica(LODMA)

Code created in: 1996-10-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: LODMA
  • Preferred name: Lodoicea maldivica
  • Authority: (Gmelin) Persoon


Seychelles (endemic). Frequent in its native islands, but little planted elsewhere due to its slow germination and growth. Protected

Other scientific names
Name Authority
Lodoicea sechellarum Labillardière

Common names
Name Language
double coconut palm English
sea coconut palm English
Seychellen-Nußpalme German
coco de mer French
coco-fesses French
cocotier de mer French
cocotier des Seychelles French
palmier des Seychelles French
coqueiro-das-seychelles Portuguese