Taxon: Zamia furfuracea L. f.

Genus: Zamia
Family: Zamiaceae
Nomen number: 403948
Place of publication: W. Aiton, Hort. kew. 3:477. 1789
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

Common names:

Economic Importance:

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

Distributional Range:


  • Northern America

    • Southern Mexico: Mexico - Veracruz

  • Cultivated:

    . also cult.


  • Aldén, B., S. Ryman & M. Hjertson Våra kulturväxters namn - ursprung och användning. Formas, Stockholm (Handbook on Swedish cultivated and utility plants, their names and origin). 2009 (Vara kulturvaxt namn)
  • CITES Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource). (CITES Appendices)
  • Gómez-Pompa, A. & V. Sosa, eds. Flora de Veracruz. 1978- (F Veracruz)
  • 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)
  • Stevenson, D. W. et al. 1990. A world list of cycads Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 57:205.

Check other web resources for Zamia furfuracea L. f. :

  • 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.