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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. Last Changed: 05-Mar-2003
Species priority site is:
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). (CITES Appendices)
  2. Dyer, R. A. et al., eds. Flora of southern Africa. (F SAfr)
  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). (L Cycads)
  5. Huxley, A., ed. The new Royal Horticultural Society dictionary of gardening. 1992 (Dict Gard)
  6. Porcher, M. H. et al. Searchable World Wide Web Multilingual Multiscript Plant Name Database (MMPND) (on-line resource). (Pl Names)
  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. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=319384. Accessed 17 November 2018.