1. Family: Zamiaceae Horan.
    1. Genus: Dioon Lindl.
      1. Dioon purpusii Rose

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico (Oaxaca).

    [EDGE]

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

    Conservation
    Dioon purpusii is rated as Vulnerable (VU) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -0.91, which places it in position 403 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 8.02, ranked 270. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Mexico Southwest

    Dioon purpusii Rose appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Mexico K000081690
    Mexico K000081683
    Hinton, G.B. [7560], Mexico 22378.000
    Sabato, S., Mexico K000081672

    First published in Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 12: 260 (1909)

    Accepted by

    • Garcia-Mendoza, A.J. & Meave, J.A. (eds.) (2012). Diversidad florística de Oaxaca: de musgos a angiospermas (colecciones y listas de especies), ed. 2: 1-351. Instituto de Biología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.
    • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141.

    Sources

    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.

    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