Distribution & Habitat:
Rainforest on the Atlantic and Pcific coasts of Costa Rica.
A small to medium sized solitary palm which can get up to 4 metres tall, and has glossy green pinnate leaves. Very similar in appearance to C. macrospadix .
Warm, sheltered and moist.
Figure 1. C. pedunculata leaf detail.
Figure 2. C. pedunculata
Figure 3. C. pedunculata trunk detail.
Contributed by: Colin Wilson (Figure 1,2&3)
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