Australian New Crops Info 2014
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Listing of Interesting Plants of the World:

Kentia ramsayi



This species is usually known as:

Hydriastele ramsayi


This species has no synonyms in The Plant List


No common names have been found



Trends (five databases) 1901-2013:
[Number of papers mentioning Kentia ramsayi: 3]



Popularity of Kentia ramsayi over time
[Left-hand Plot: Plot of numbers of papers mentioning Kentia ramsayi (histogram and left hand axis scale of left-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box); Right-hand Plot: Plot of a proportional micro index, derived from numbers of papers mentioning Kentia ramsayi as a proportion (scaled by multiplying by one million) of the approximate total number of papers available in databases for that year (frequency polygon and left-hand axis scale of right-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box)] 

[For larger charts showing the numbers of papers that have mentioned this species over years, select this link; there are links to come back from there]



[Total number of keywords included in the papers that mentioned this species: 30]


Continental Intercalaire (1), Continental terminal (1), Dange Formation (1), Dukamaje Formation (1), Eocene (1), Gamba Formation (1), Gundumi Formation (1), Gwandu Formation (1), Illo Formation (1), Industrial minerals (1), Iullemmeden Basin (1), Kalambaina Formation (1), Laterites (1), Lower Cretaceous (1), Maastrichtian (1), Miocene (1), Northwestern Nigeria (1), Oligocene (1), Palaeogeography (1), Quaternary (1), Rima Group (1), Sokoto (1), Sokoto Basin (1), Sokoto Group (1), Taloka Formation (1), Trans-Saharan Seaway (1), Type sections (1), Upper Jurassic (1), Upper Paleocene (1), Wurno Formation (1)


[If all keywords are not here (as indicated by .....), they can be accessed from this link; there are links to come back from there]



Most likely scope for crop use/product (%):
[Please note: When there are only a few papers mentioning a species, care should be taken with the interpretation of these crop use/product results; as well, a mention may relate to the use of a species, or the context in which it grows, rather than a product]


Insufficient data to carry out a crop use/product analysis




References (and links to abstracts):
[Number of papers mentioning Kentia ramsayi: 3; Any undated papers have been included at the end]


C.A K (1981) Cretaceous and Tertiary of the Iullemmeden Basin in Nigeria (West Africa). Cretaceous Research 2, 129-186.


M.A S (1972) Pollen morphology of the palmae and its bearing on taxonomy. Review of Palaeobotany and Palynology 13, 1-80.


Burret M (1928) Beiträge zur Kenntnis der Palmen von Malesia, Papua und der Südsee. Repertorium novarum specierum regni vegetabilis 24, 253-296.



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