|Synonym:||No synonyms are recorded for this name|
|Local Names:||Chundapanna, Olatti, Elephant's palm, Jaggery Palm|
Flowering and fruiting period: January – April
Key Characters: Monoecious stout tall palms, trunk smooth with prominent annular leaf-scars. Leaves bipinnate. Spadix interfoliar, shortly peduncled, pendulous; spathes few. Flowers many, in triads with female flower in the middle. Sepals 3, rounded, imbricate. Petals linear-oblong, valvate. Stamens many. Ovary 3-celled, 3-gonous; ovule 1-per locule. Fruit globose, reddish purple; seeds planoconvex, subreni form.