Genus:
Zamia L.

Zamia fischeri Miq. ex Lem.

This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico (Tamaulipas to Hidalgo).

[EDGE]

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

Conservation
Zamia fischeri is rated as Endangered (EN) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of 0.73, which places it in position 304 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 41.57, ranked 676. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

Native to:

Mexico Northeast

Zamia fischeri Miq. ex Lem. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
18496.000 No

First published in Hort. Vanhoutt. 1(1): 20 (1845)

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.
  • 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.

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 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