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African Oil Palm

Elaeis guineensis Jacq.

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Elaeis guineensis (African Oil Palm) is a species of tree in the family palms. They have a self-supporting growth form. They are native to Africa. They have compound, broad leaves. Flowers are visited by Braunsapis bouyssoui, Allodape macula, Lasioglossum albobarbatum, and Hypotrigona ruspolii. Individuals can grow to 30 m.

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EOL has data for 36 attributes, including:

Known occurrences, collected specimens and observations of African oil palm. View this species on GBIF