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Taxon: Encephalartos altensteinii Lehm.

 
Genus: Encephalartos
Family: Zamiaceae
Nomen number: 319384
Place of publication: Nov. stirp. pug. 6:11, t. 4, 5. 1834
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 14-Dec-1993 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

  • prickly cycad  (Source: Dict Gard) - English

Economic Importance:

  • CITES Appendix I:

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Africa
    • SOUTHERN AFRICA: South Africa [Cape Province (s.e.)]


References:

  1. CITES. Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora (CITES) Appendices I, II and III (on-line resource).
  2. Dyer, R. A. et al., eds. 1963-. Flora of southern Africa.
  3. Goel, A. K. et al. 1997. Ex-situ conservation of Encephalartos Lehm. (Zamiaceae) in Botanic Garden, National Botanical Research Institute, Lucknow (India). Indian J. Forest. 20:261.
  4. Hill, K. D. & D. W. Stevenson. The cycad pages; World list of cycads (on-line resource). URL: http://plantnet.rbgsyd.nsw.gov.au/cgi-bin/cycadpg?taxname=Encephalartos+altensteinii target='_blank'
  5. Huxley, A., ed. 1992. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening
  6. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource).
  7. Stevenson, D. W. et al. 1990. A world list of cycads. Mem. New York Bot. Gard. 57:203.

Check other web resources for Encephalartos altensteinii Lehm. :

  • SIBIS: South African National Biodiversity Institute's (SANBI) Integrated Biodiversity System
  • 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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=319384. Accessed 15 July 2019.