Taxon: Cyathea dryopteroides Maxon

Genus: Cyathea
Family: Cyatheaceae
Nomen number: 319987
Place of publication: Amer. Fern J. 14:99. 1925
Name Verified on: 25-Jan-1999 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 05-Mar-2003
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix II: ()
  • Fish & Wildlife Endangered species: ()

Distributional Range:


  • Southern America

    • Caribbean: Puerto Rico


  • CITES Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource). (CITES Appendices)
  • Conant, D. S. 1983. A revision of the genus Alsophila (Cyatheaceae) in the Americas J. Arnold Arbor. 64:352.
  • Kartesz, J. T. & R. Kartesz A synonomized checklist of the flora of the United States, Canada, and Greenland. 1980 (L US Can)
  • Liogier, H. A. & L. F. Martorell Flora of Puerto Rico and adjacent islands: a systematic synopsis. 1982 (F PR)
  • Proctor, G. R. Ferns of Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 53:1-389. 1989 (Ferns PR VirgI)
  • United States Fish and Wildlife Service U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service. Species Information: threatened and endangered animals and plants (on-line resource). (US Fish & Wildl List)


Check other web resources for Cyathea dryopteroides Maxon :

  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • 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.