Taxon: Dioon mejiae Standl. & L. O. Williams

 
Genus: Dioon
Family: Zamiaceae
Nomen number: 403930
Place of publication: Ceiba 1:37. 1950
Name Verified on: 22-Dec-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 29-Aug-2003
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 3 in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

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

Distributional Range:

    Native:

  • Southern America

    • Mesoamerica: Honduras

  • 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)
  • Jones, D. L. Cycads of the world, ancient plants in today's landscapes. 1993 (Cycads)
  • Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  • Sabato, S. & P. de Luca 1985. Evolutionary trends in Dion (Zamiaceae) Amer. J. Bot. 72:1353-1363.
  • Standley, P. C. & J. A. Steyermark Flora of Guatemala. 1946-1976 (F Guat)
  • Stevenson, D. W. et al. 1990. A world list of cycads Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 57:203.

Check other web resources for Dioon mejiae Standl. & L. O. Williams :

  • 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.