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Bactris gasipaes Kunth
Nov. Pl. Sp. 1: 302 (1816)

Bactris gasipaes Photo by: Forest Starr & Kim Starr
Habit at Pali o Waipio, Maui, Hawaii (USA). November 08, 2012.


See all synonyms of Bactris gasipaes
Accepted name in llifle Database:
Bactris gasipaes Kunth
Nov. Pl. Sp. 1: 302 (1816)
Synonymy: 21 Accepted name in llifle Database:
Bactris gasipaes var. chichagui (H.Karst.) A.J.Hend.
Fl. Neotrop. Monogr. 79: 73 (2000)
Synonymy: 12

Common Names include:
ENGLISH: Pewa nut, Peyibaye (Trinidad and Tobago), Peach-palm, Peach palm fruit, Pewa (Trinidad and Tobago), Peyibay (Trinidad and Tobago), Pejivalle (Trinidad and Tobago), Palm Chestnut
CATALAN (Català): Pupunya
CHINESE (中文): Tao zong
DUTCH (Nederlands): Perzikpalm
FRENCH (Français): Palmier pejibaye, Coeur de palmier, Palepi (French Guyana), Palmier parépou, Palmier pêche, Parépou (fruits) (French Guyana)
GERMAN (Deutsch): Pfirsichpalme, Pfirsich-Palme
GREEK (Ελληνικά): Βακτρίς η γκασιπαές
GUAYANESE CREOLE (Creolese or Guyanese): Parepon, Parépou
HEBREW (עברית): פופוניה
HUNGARIAN (Magyar): Barackpálma
JAPANESE (日本語): チョンタドゥーロ
MALAY (بهاس ملاي /Bahasa Melayu ): Pewa
POLISH ( Polski): Palma brzoskwiniowa
PORTUGUESE (Português): Papunha, Pupunha-verde-amarela, Pupunha, Pupunheira
QUECHUA (Runasimi / Qhichwa simi): Chunta
RUSSIAN (Русский): Персиковая пальма
SPANISH (Español): Macana (Venezuela), Pejibaye (Costa Rica), Masato (Costa Rica), Melocoton (Venezuela), Chontaduro (Colombia), Bobi (Venezuela), Cachiopaes (Venezuela), Guachipaes (Venezuela), Gachipaes (Venezuela), Pipire (Colombia), Pirijao (Colombia), Pejibaye (Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Guatemala), Pejivalle (Costa Rica, Nicaragua, Guatemala), Chontaduro (Colombia, Ecuador), Cachipay (Colombia), Tenga (Colombia), Pupuña (Colombia), Pixbae (pronounced pibá) (Panama), Pupunha (Colombia), Chantaduro (Colombia, Ecuador), Pichiguao (Venezuela), Pihiguao (Venezuela), Pijiguao (Venezuela), Chonta dura (Peru), Pejwao (Peru), Pifuayo (Peru), Pijuanyo (Peru), Pisho-Guayo (Peru), Sara-Pifuayo (Peru), Chenga (Colombia), Chicagai (Colombia), Chicaguai (Colombia), Choritadura (Colombia), Contaruro (Colombia, Equador), Jijirre (Colombia), Ruru (Peru), Pijuayo (Peru), Piriguao (Venezuela), Pixabay (Venezuela), Rancanilla (Venezuela), Paripie (Guayana), Pifá (Panama), Pibá (Panama), Pijiguay (Colombia), Tembé (Bolivia), Chonta (Bolivia, Colombia, Equador), Macanilla (Colombia), Palma de castilla (Bolivia), Comer (Bolivia)
VIETNAMESE (Tiếng Việt): Cachipay

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