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Livistona rotundifolia (Lam.) Mart.
Footstool palm

Livistona rotundifolia
Copyright by: Forest & Kim Starr

Family: Arecaceae

Group: Monocot

Substrate: Terrestrial

Habit: Tree

Perennation: Perennial

Map of select IRC data for peninsular Florida

SOUTH FLORIDA Occurrence: Present

SOUTH FLORIDA Native Status: Not Native, Naturalized

SOUTH FLORIDA Cultivated Status: Cultivated

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Livistona rotundifolia has been found in the following county :
Occurrence Native Status
Miami-Dade County Not Native, Naturalized

Livistona rotundifolia has been found in the following habitat :
Disturbed Upland

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Livistona rotundifolia
Copyright by: Forest & Kim Starr
Livistona rotundifolia
Copyright by: Forest & Kim Starr
Livistona rotundifolia
Copyright by: Forest & Kim Starr