Trithrinax brasiliensis

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Trithrinax brasiliensis
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Kingdom: Plantae
Clade: Tracheophytes
Clade: Angiosperms
Clade: Monocots
Clade: Commelinids
Order: Arecales
Family: Arecaceae
Genus: Trithrinax
T. brasiliensis
Binomial name
Trithrinax brasiliensis

Trithrinax brasiliensis is a species of flowering plant in the family Arecaceae. It is known as carandá, burití [2] or leque. [3] It is considered a rare and endemic species in southern Brazil. [4] It occurs in Argentina, southern Brazil, [5] and eastern Bolivia, where it is popularly known to Spanish speakers as saó [6] or saocito and to speakers of Chiquitano as baixhíxh. [7] Nowadays it is considered a threatened species belonging to the category "In Danger" in the List of Threatened species of Rio Grande do Sul state, southern Brazil. [8]

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  7. Posiva Parapaino, Marcelino (2013). Diccionario de lenguas: Español - Bésɨro, Bésɨro - Español. Santa Cruz: Ottonello. p. 42.
  8. Rio Grande do Sul. 2003. Decreto nº 42.009, de 1º de janeiro de 2003. Lista final das espécies ameaçadas da flora do estado do Rio Grande do Sul. Disponível em "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2007-03-11. Retrieved 2007-03-11.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link) Acessado em 20.06.11.