Coconuts in the Americas

Charles R. Clement, Daniel Zizumbo-Villarreal, Cecil H. Brown, R Gerard Ward, Alessandro Alves-Pereira, Hugh C. Harries

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    It has been clearly established that the Portuguese introduced coconuts to the Cape Verde islands in 1499, and these supplied the Atlantic coasts and the Caribbean in the 1500s. By contrast, early 16th century reports of coconuts on the Pacific coast of P
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)342-370
    JournalThe Botanical Review
    Issue number3
    Publication statusPublished - 2013


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