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The World List of Cycads
A Comprehensive Taxonomic Reference

Accepted species

Cycas sainathii R.C.Srivast.

Published in: Indian J. Pl. Sci. [Jaipur] 3(1): 109-110, pl. 1. 2014. View in CIBTech (Indian J. Pl. Sci. [Jaipur] View Publication info in IPNI)

Synonyms:
Cycas pschannae R.C.Srivast. & L.J.Singh

Cycas andamanica K.Prassad, M.V.Ramana, Sanjappa & B.R.P.Rao


Distribution: India (Andaman and Nicobar Islands Territory)

Conservation Status:
[CR]


Type notes:
Described from cultivated plants in Acharya Jagdish Chandra Bose Indian Botanic Garden in Calcutta. Provenance unknown but reported as 'probably introduced from Andaman & Nicobar Islands'. Considered similar but distinct from Cycas zeylanica (J.Schust.) A.Lindstr. & K.D.Hill in the protologue description. Sporophyll depicted in protologue does match material from the Andaman Islands (A.J. Lindstrom, pers. comm.) .

Type informationCollector and Number: R.C. Srivastava cy 201

Locality: West Bengal: Howrah district, Shibpur, AJCBIB Garden,, 6-Feb-14

Type Location(s): HT:CAL

    Literature
    Author(s) Year Title Publication Page(s) Illustration(s) Comment(s) Abstract
    Srivastava, RC 2014 A new species of Cycas from India [Cycas sainathii] Indian J. Pl. Sci. [Jaipur] 3(1): 109-110

    109-110 pl. 1 Protologue description [Abstract]

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