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Leucothrinax morrisii (H. Wendland) C. Lewis & Zona. Brittle Thatch-palm, Key Thatch-palm. Phen: May-Jul. Hab: Hammocks, pine rocklands (where abundant on Big Pine Key). Dist: FL keys; West Indies.

Origin/Endemic status: Native

Taxonomy Comments: Hybridizes on Big Pine Key with Coccothrinax.

Synonymy: = K4, Lewis & Zona (2008); = Thrinax morrisii H.Wendl. – Bah, FNA22, K3, WH3, WI, Zona (1997); > Thrinax keyensis Sarg. – S13; > Thrinax microcarpa Sarg. – S, S13

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Heliophily: 7

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image of plant© Bruce A. Sorrie | Original Image ⭷
image of plant© Aidan Campos source
image of plant© Alan Cressler: Thrinax morrisii, and Pinus elliottii var. densa, Big Pine Key, National Key Deer Refuge, Monroe County, Florida 1 by Alan Cressler source
image of plant© Aidan Campos source
image of plant© Aidan Campos source
image of plant© Aidan Campos source
image of plant© Aidan Campos source
image of plant© Aidan Campos source

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