1. Family: Cycadaceae Pers.
    1. Genus: Cycas L.
      1. Cycas micronesica K.D.Hill

        This species is accepted, and its native range is NW. Pacific.

    [EDGE]

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

    Conservation
    Cycas micronesica is rated as Endangered (EN) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of 0.78, which places it in position 300 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 5.21, ranked 658. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Caroline Is., Marianas, Marshall Is.

    Cycas micronesica K.D.Hill appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Sep 1, 1997 Turner, T.L. [s.n.], Guam K000961250 isotype

    First published in Austral. Syst. Bot. 7: 554 (1994)

    Accepted by

    • 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

    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