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The World List of Cycads
A Comprehensive Taxonomic Reference

Accepted species

Zamia acuminata Oerst. ex Dyer View taxon in The Cycad Pages View taxon in Tropicos.org

Published in: Biol. Cent.-Amer., Bot. 3: 194. 1884. View in Biodiversity Heritage Library (Biol. Cent.-Amer., Bot. View Publication info in IPNI View Publication info  in Tropicos View Publication info  in TL-2)

Distribution: Costa Rica (San José)

Conservation Status:

Type informationCollector and Number: A. Oersted s.n.

Locality: Nicaragua, ad flumen S. Juan

Type Location(s): HT:C

Type notes:
Although the holotype label lists 'Rio San Juan, Nicaragua' as the type locality, this is believed to be an error and the species is considered a Costa Rican endemic by Lindstrom et al. in Phytotaxa 98(2): 27?42 (2013).


Author(s) Year Title Publication Page(s) Illustration(s) Comment(s) Abstract
Gómez P., LD 1982 Plantae mesoamericanae novae II View in Biodiversity Heritage Library Phytologia 50(6): 401-404

Lindstrom, AJ; Calonje, M; Stevenson, DW; Husby, CE; Taylor, AS 2013 Clarification of Zamia acuminata and a new Zamia species from Coclé Province, Panama [Zamia nana protologue] Phytotaxa 98(2): 27-42

Compared to Z. nana [Abstract]
Merello, M 2003 Zamiaceae. In: Manual de Plantas de Costa Rica (Vol. 2), B.E. Hammel, M.H. Grayum, C. Herrera & N. Zamora (eds.) Monogr. Syst. Bot. Missouri Bot. Gard. 92: 14-16

Schutzman, B; Vovides, A; Adams, RS 1998 A new Zamia (Zamiaceae, Cycadales) from central Panama [Zamia elegantissima (invalid description)] View in Biodiversity Heritage Library Phytologia 85(3): 137-145

141 [Abstract]
Stevenson, DW 1993 The Zamiaceae in Panama with comments on phytogeography and species relationships View in JSTOR Brittonia 45(1): 1-16

3 [Abstract]
Stevenson, DW; Sabato, S 1986 Typification of names in Zamia L. and Aulacophyllum Regel (Zamiaceae) Taxon 35(3): 134-144

Thiselton-Dyer, WT 1884 Cycadaceae Biol. Cent.-Amer., Bot. 3: 190-195

194 Protologue description
Whitelock, LM 2002 The Cycads

31, 290 Plate 424 (Z. nana) Description

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