Taxon: Microcycas calocoma (Miq.) A. DC.

 
Genus: Microcycas
Family: Zamiaceae
Nomen number: 319426
Place of publication: Prodr. 16(2):538. 1868
Name Verified on: 02-Apr-2004 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 02-Apr-2004
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix I: ()
  • Environmental: ornamental (fide Cycads)

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Southern America

    • Caribbean: Cuba - Pinar del Rio

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.

References:

  • CITES Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource). (CITES Appendices)
  • Hill, K. D. & D. W. Stevenson The cycad pages; World list of cycads (on-line resource). (L Cycads)
  • Jardín Botánico Nacional Flora de la República de Cuba. 1998- (F Cuba)
  • Jones, D. L. Cycads of the world, ancient plants in today's landscapes. 1993 (Cycads)
  • León (J. S. Sauget) & Alain (E. E. Liogier) Flora de Cuba. 1946-1962; suppl. 1969 (F CubaLeon)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Stevenson, D. W. et al. 1990. A world list of cycads Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 57:205.

Synonyms:

Check other web resources for Microcycas calocoma (Miq.) A. DC. :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • 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.