1. Family: Cycadaceae Pers.
    1. Genus: Cycas L.
      1. Cycas pectinata Buch.-Ham.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Himalaya to China (SW. Yunnan).

    [EDGE]

    Forest, F. et al. 2018. Gymnosperms on the EDGE. Scientific Reports 8: 6053. doi:10.1038/s41598-018-24365-4.

    Conservation
    Cycas pectinata is rated as Vulnerable (VU) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -0.69, which places it in position 390 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 10.05, ranked 207. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Assam, Bangladesh, Cambodia, China South-Central, East Himalaya, Laos, Myanmar, Nepal, Thailand, Vietnam

    Cycas pectinata Buch.-Ham. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Aug 1, 1999 Hooker [595], India K001273047 lectotype
    Aug 1, 1999 Hooker [595], India K001273049 lectotype
    Aug 1, 1999 Hooker [595], India K001273050 lectotype
    Watt, G. [6796], India K001273054
    Meebold, A.E. [8166], Myanmar K001273053
    Haines, H.H. [3983], India K001273051
    Haines, H.H. [3983], India K001273052
    Gamble, J.S. [2675A], India K001273055
    Gamble, J.S. [2675A], India K001273056
    Hill, K.D. [4620], Thailand K001092680
    Jenkins, F. [s.n.], Assam K000961259

    First published in Mem. Wern. Nat. Hist. Soc. 5: 322 (1826)

    Accepted by

    • Osborne, R., Calonje, M.A., Hill, K.D., Stanberg, L. & Stevenson, D.W. (2012). The world list of Cycads Memoirs of the New York Botanical Garden 106: 480-510.
    • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Osborne, R., Calonje, M.A., Hill, K.D., Stanberg, L. & Stevenson, D.W. (2012). The world list of Cycads Memoirs of the New York Botanical Garden 106: 480-510.

    Sources

    Art and Illustrations in Digifolia
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew

    EDGE Gymnosperms
    EDGE of Existence (Gymnosperms)
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.
    Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0