Distribution: 7 species; 2 species (T. parviflora & T. excelsa) are endemic to Jamaica; T. radiata, also in Jamaica, but widely distributed in littural habitats of Atlantic Belize, Mexico & northern Carribean; T. morrisii has the same range as T. radiata , also extending farther East to the Virgin Islands & Anguilla
A.k.a.: thatch palms, key palms