Genus:
Zamia L.

Zamia integrifolia L.f.

This species is accepted, and its native range is SE. Georgia to Florida, Bahamas, Cuba, Cayman Islands.

[EDGE]

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

Conservation
Zamia integrifolia is rated as Near Threatened (NT) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -3.8, which places it in position 612 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 5.57, ranked 584. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

Native to:

Bahamas, Cayman Is., Cuba, Florida, Georgia

English
Coontie

Zamia integrifolia L.f. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Zamia floridana 22379.000 No
s.coll. [s.n.] Zamia media var. commeliniana 22204.000 No
s.coll. [s.n.] Zamia media var. commeliniana 22334.000 No

First published in W.Aiton, Hort. Kew. 3: 478 (1789)

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.

Not accepted by

  • Acevedo-Rodríguez, P. & Strong, M.T. (2012). Catalogue of seed plants of the West Indies. Smithsonian Contributions to Botany 98: 1-1192. [Cited as Zamia pumila.]
  • Govaerts, R.H.A. (2011). World checklist of selected plant families published update Facilitated by the Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. [Cited as Zamia pumila.]

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.

  • EDGE Gymnosperms

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

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

  • 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 Living Collection Database

    Common Names from Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew Living Collection https://www.kew.org/

  • 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

  • Kew Science Photographs

    Copyright applied to individual images