Zamia L.

This genus is accepted, and its native range is SE. U.S.A., Mexico to Tropical America.

Native to:

Bahamas, Belize, Bolivia, Brazil North, Brazil West-Central, Cayman Is., Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Florida, Georgia, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest, Nicaragua, Panamá, Peru, Puerto Rico, Venezuela

Introduced into:

Bangladesh

Zamia L. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Apr 24, 1892 Eggers [14034], Ecuador K000396080 Unknown type material Yes
22261.000 No

First published in Sp. Pl. ed. 2: 1659 (1763)

Accepted by

  • Hill, K.D. & Stevenson, D.W. (1999). A world list of Cycads, 1999 Excelsa 19: 67-72.

  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • 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/
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  • 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