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Accepted Species

Cycas thouarsii R.Br.

Published in: Prodr. Fl. Nov. Holland: 347. 1810. View in Biodiversity Heritage Library (Prodr. Fl. Nov. Holland. View Publication info in IPNI View Publication info  in Tropicos View Publication info  in TL-2)

Type Information

Nomenclatural notes: As 'thuarsii'. Published with a '?' question mark next to the name, indicated taxonomic doubt, but was nevertheless accepted by author

Cycas circinalis subsp. madagascariensis f. trigonocarpoides J.Schust.
Cycas circinalis subsp. thouarsii (R.Br.) Engl.
Cycas comorensis Bruant
Cycas madagascariensis Miq.

Distribution: Comoros, Kenya, Madagascar & Tanzania (Zanzibar & mainland)

IUCN Red List Conservation Status: Least Concern [Source citation]


© Copyright 2024. The World List of Cycads, online edition. Edited by Michael Calonje, Dennis Stevenson, and Roy Osborne.

Citation (CSE Style): Calonje M, Stevenson DW, Osborne R. The World List of Cycads, online edition [Internet]. 2013-2024. [cited 2024 May 22]. Available from: