Taxon: Cycas revoluta Thunb.

 
Genus: Cycas
Family: Cycadaceae
Nomen number: 12727
Place of publication: Verh. Holl. Maatsch. Weetensch. Haarlem 20(2): 424, 426-427. 1782 (Fl. jap. 229. 1784)
Link to protologue:
Comment: place of publication verified by F. Axelrod, pers. comm. (via e-mail on 10 Jul 2002)
Typification:
Name Verified on: 25-Jul-2002 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 10-May-2012
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix II: ()
  • Environmental: ornamental ()
  • Human food: starch (fide T. Walters, pers. comm.)
  • Medicines: folklore ()

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China [Fujian]
    • EASTERN ASIA: Japan [Kyushu, Ryukyu Islands]


    Cultivated (also cult.)

References:

  1. Aldén, B., S. Ryman, & M. Hjertson Svensk Kulturväxtdatabas, SKUD (Swedish Cultivated and Utility Plants Database; online resource on www.skud.info). 2012 (Kulturvaxtdatabas)
  2. CITES Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource). (CITES Appendices)
  3. Duke, J. A. Handbook of Nuts. CRC Press. 1989 (Handb Nuts)
  4. Duke, J. A. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. 1985 (CRC MedHerbs)
  5. Duke, J. A. et al. CRC Handbook of medicinal herbs. 2002 (CRC MedHerbs ed2)
  6. Hill, K. D. & D. W. Stevenson The cycad pages; World list of cycads (on-line resource). (L Cycads)
  7. Iwatsuki, K. et al. Flora of Japan. (F Japan)
  8. Jardín Botánico Nacional Flora de la República de Cuba. 1998- (F Cuba)
  9. Jones, D. L. Cycads of the world, ancient plants in today's landscapes. 1993 (Cycads)
  10. Ohwi, J. Flora of Japan (Engl. ed.). (F JapanOhwi)
  11. Personal Care Products Council International Nomenclature Cosmetic Ingredient (INCI)
  12. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  13. Walters, T. 1996. pers. comm. (pers. comm.)
  14. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Cycas revoluta Thunb. :

  • Flora of China: Online version from Harvard University
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?12727. Accessed 25 April 2018.