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North, and north-east Madagascar.
Valley bottoms, in lowland rainforest.
A very interesting clumping palm, to 15m, with a dichotomously branching trunk, usually covered in fibrous sheaths. Leaves are long, finely pinnate, and a reddish new leaf.
Warm, sheltered and moist.
Gunter Gottlebe (Figure 1)