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Borassus aethiopum   Mart.
Familia : Arecaceae
Species name according to : Historia Naturalis Palmarum 3, ed. 1: 221. 1838.

Synonyms
Borassus flabellifer L. var. aethiopum Warb.; Borassus flabelliformis Murr.; Lontarus domestica Gaertn.;
Local and/or commercial names
Name Language Region Country Source
Abgon eye yoruba http://www.plantnames.unimelb.edu.au/Sorting/Frontpage.html
African fan palm english http://www.plantnames.unimelb.edu.au/Sorting/Frontpage.html
African palmyra palm english http://www.plantnames.unimelb.edu.au/Sorting/Frontpage.html
Agbon-eye yoruba Nigeria Keay (1989)
Agobeam Coster (1993)
Babalda Cameroon Tailfer (1989)
Black-rum palm english http://www.plantnames.unimelb.edu.au/Sorting/Frontpage.html
Borassus palm english http://www.plantnames.unimelb.edu.au/Sorting/Frontpage.html
Borasusspalm afrikaans South Africa http://www.plantnames.unimelb.edu.au/Sorting/Frontpage.html
Chibangalala bemba http://www.plantnames.unimelb.edu.au/Sorting/Frontpage.html
Daleib arabic Sudan http://www.plantnames.unimelb.edu.au/Sorting/Frontpage.html
Deleb arabic Nigeria Keay (1989)
Deleb palm english http://www.plantnames.unimelb.edu.au/Sorting/Frontpage.html
Delebpalme german http://www.plantnames.unimelb.edu.au/Sorting/Frontpage.html
Deleib arabic http://www.plantnames.unimelb.edu.au/Sorting/Frontpage.html
Delieb arabic http://www.plantnames.unimelb.edu.au/Sorting/Frontpage.html
Doubi Cameroon Tailfer (1989)
Dubbi fula Nigeria Keay (1989)
Gbachi nupe Nigeria Keay (1989)
Giginya hausa Nigeria Keay (1989)
Ileba bateke Congo - Kinshasa Tailfer (1989)
Ilebo Mai dombe Congo - Kinshasa Tailfer (1989)
Kakoma bemba http://www.plantnames.unimelb.edu.au/Sorting/Frontpage.html
Kambila kitembo Congo - Kinshasa Tailfer (1989)
Kambili bemba http://www.plantnames.unimelb.edu.au/Sorting/Frontpage.html
Kemelutu kanuri Nigeria Keay (1989)
Koloneo Cameroon Tailfer (1989)
Kukon itsekiri Nigeria Keay (1989)
Kuvugh tiv Nigeria Keay (1989)
Leiekorhu urhobo Nigeria Keay (1989)
Lontar malay http://www.plantnames.unimelb.edu.au/Sorting/Frontpage.html
Ma Kube Coster (1993)
Mchapa swahili http://www.plantnames.unimelb.edu.au/Sorting/Frontpage.html
Mihama kiboie Congo - Kinshasa Tailfer (1989)
mikoma Malawi http://ag.arizona.edu/OALS/oals/oals.html
mkamu Malawi http://ag.arizona.edu/OALS/oals/oals.html
mlaza Malawi http://ag.arizona.edu/OALS/oals/oals.html
Mohamma kiswaheli Congo - Kinshasa Tailfer (1989)
Mtappa swahili http://www.plantnames.unimelb.edu.au/Sorting/Frontpage.html
Muvuma kiswaheli Congo - Kinshasa Tailfer (1989)
Mvomo swahili http://www.plantnames.unimelb.edu.au/Sorting/Frontpage.html
ngwalangwa Malawi http://ag.arizona.edu/OALS/oals/oals.html
Nsongo efik Nigeria Keay (1989)
Nzula tshiluba Congo - Kinshasa Tailfer (1989)
Oyoyo etsako Nigeria Keay (1989)
Palmeira-abânico portuguese http://www.plantnames.unimelb.edu.au/Sorting/Frontpage.html
Perepe ijaw Nigeria Keay (1989)
Rondier french http://www.plantnames.unimelb.edu.au/Sorting/Frontpage.html
Rônier french trade name Tailfer (1989)
Selati palm english http://www.plantnames.unimelb.edu.au/Sorting/Frontpage.html
Ubiri igbo Nigeria Keay (1989)
Urua edo Nigeria Keay (1989)
Zembaba amharic http://www.plantnames.unimelb.edu.au/Sorting/Frontpage.html
Specimens available at the Tervuren Xylarium