Areca catechu

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Synonyms for Areca catechu

southeastern Asian palm bearing betel nuts (scarlet or orange single-seeded fruit with a fibrous husk)

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In Western Ghat regions of Malabar, profuse breeding was observed in shed leaf sheaths of areca nut palms and cocoa pods hanging from the trees as well as grounded (5,14).
I could scale smaller coconut and areca nut palms without a qualm.