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Taxon: Cycas rumphii Miq.

 
Genus: Cycas
Family: Cycadaceae
Nomen number: 12728
Place of publication: Bull. Sci. Phys. Nat. Néerl. 2:45. 1839
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 07-Dec-1995 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 11-Mar-2017
Species priority site is: Natl. Germplasm Repository - Miami (MIA)
Accessions: 3 (1 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Synonyms:

Common names:

  • Ceylon sago  (Source: Dict Rehm) - English
  • false sago  (Source: Dict Rehm) - English
  • queen sago  (Source: Dict Rehm) - English
  • Farnpalme  (Source: Dict Rehm) - German
  • ci ye su tie  (Source: F ChinaEng) - Transcribed Chinese

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix II:
  • Environmental:
  • Human food: starch (fide Handb Nuts; Cycads)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Asia-Temperate
    • CHINA: China (possibly)

    Asia-Tropical
    • INDIAN SUBCONTINENT: Sri Lanka
    • PAPUASIA: Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands
    • MALESIA: Indonesia, Malaysia

    Pacific
    • NORTHWESTERN PACIFIC: Guam
    • SOUTHWESTERN PACIFIC: Fiji, New Caledonia


    Cultivated (also cult.)

    Other (species circumscription & range uncertain)

References:

  1. CITES Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource). (CITES Appendices)
  2. Duke, J. A. Handbook of Nuts. CRC Press. 1989 (Handb Nuts)
  3. Hill, K. D. 1995. The genus Cycas (Cycadaceae) in the Indian region, with notes on the application and typification of the name Cycas circinalis (Taxon) 44:25.
  4. Hill, K. D. & D. W. Stevenson The cycad pages; World list of cycads (on-line resource). (L Cycads)
  5. Jones, D. L. Cycads of the world, ancient plants in today's landscapes. 1993 (Cycads)
  6. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  7. Rehm, S. Multilingual dictionary of agronomic plants. 1994 (Dict Rehm)
  8. Wu Zheng-yi & P. H. Raven et al., eds. Flora of China (English edition). (F ChinaEng)

Check other web resources for Cycas rumphii Miq. :

  • 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.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

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?id=12728. Accessed 9 December 2018.