Taxon: Cycas pectinata Buch.-Ham.

Genus: Cycas
Family: Cycadaceae
Nomen number: 12726
Place of publication: Mem. Wern. Nat. Hist. Soc. 5:322. 1826
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 30-Aug-1996 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 30-Nov-2004
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System


Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix II: ()

Distributional Range:


    • CHINA: China [Yunnan (s.)]

    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Bangladesh, Bhutan, India (n.e.), Nepal
    • INDO-CHINA: Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar, Thailand, Vietnam
    • MALESIA: Malaysia


  1. CITES Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource). (CITES Appendices)
  2. Hill, K. D. 1995. The genus Cycas (Cycadaceae) in the Indian region, with notes on the application and typification of the name Cycas circinalis (Taxon) 44:27.
  3. Hill, K. D. & D. W. Stevenson The cycad pages; World list of cycads (on-line resource). (L Cycads)
  4. Hill, K. D. & S.-L. Yang 1999. The genus Cycas (Cycadaceae) in Thailand (Brittonia) 51:56.
  5. Jones, D. L. Cycads of the world, ancient plants in today's landscapes. 1993 (Cycads)
  6. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  7. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)
  8. Zhou, L. et al. 1990. Investigation of the natural community of Cycas panzihuaensis L. Zhou & S. Y. Yang Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 57:149.

Check other web resources for Cycas pectinata Buch.-Ham. :

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: Accessed 23 June 2018.