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Went on a business trip to a very nice place near Sao Paulo, Brazil. Some seeds made it back home, maybe you can help me ID the species:

The first one should be an Acrocomia. But maybe not aculeata. Not so spiny, no spines on the stems, and the seedlings without spines.

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The second one is an Attalea.  quite big seeds.

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more photos soon

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The big seeds of Attalea:

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And an interesting smaller palm, maybe Syagrus? Sadly they had no ripe seeds. Any Idea which it might be?

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