1. Family: Cycadaceae Pers.
    1. Genus: Cycas L.
      1. Cycas sphaerica Roxb.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is E. & S. India.

    [EDGE]

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

    Conservation
    Cycas sphaerica is rated as Data Deficient (DD) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of 1.7, which places it in position 140 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 5.62, ranked 684. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

    Distribution

    Cycas sphaerica Roxb. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Fl. Ind. ed. 1832, 3: 747 (1832)

    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.

    Sources

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