Distribution: Approximately 28 species, ranging from Horn of Africa & Arabia (L. carinensis) to the Himalayas & Ryuku Islands south through Indochian & Malesia (distinguish from Malaysia) to New Guinea, the Solomon Islands & Australia where there is a great density of species.
LPG Area: Borneo Trail, Manila Drive, New Guinea Place, Metroxylon Avenue
A.k.a.: cabbage palm (L. australis), Chinese fan palm (L. chinensis, L. australis)