Microcycas calocoma (Miq.) A.DC.

This species is accepted, and its native range is W. Cuba.

[EDGE]

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

Conservation
Microcycas calocoma is rated as Critically Endangered (CR) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of 3.4, which places it in position 8 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 30.82, ranked 66. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

Native to:

Cuba

Microcycas calocoma (Miq.) A.DC. appears in other Kew resources:

First published in A.P.de Candolle, Prodr. 16(2): 538 (1868)

Accepted by

  • Govaerts, R.H.A. (2011). World checklist of selected plant families published update Facilitated by the Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

  • 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 2022. 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 2022. 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