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Dioon edule Lindl. View taxon in

Published in: Edwards’s Bot. Reg. 29: misc. 59-60. 1843. View in Biodiversity Heritage Library (Edwards?s Bot. Reg. View Publication info in IPNI View Publication info  in Tropicos)

Type Information

Collector and Number: J. Lindley s.n.

Locality: Cultivated in garden of Royal Horticultural Society, from Mexico

Type Location(s): HT:CGE

Dioon edule f. edule
Dioon edule f. imbricatum (Miq.) Miq.
Dioon edule f. lanuginosum (Wittm.) J.Schust.
Dioon edule subsp. edule
Dioon edule var. edule
Dioon edule var. imbricatum (Miq.) Miq.
Dioon edule var. lanuginosum Wittm.
Dioon imbricatum Miq.
Dioon strobilaceum Lem. ex A.DC.
Platyzamia rigida Zucc.
Zamia maelenii Miq.

Distribution: Mexico (Hidalgo, Querétaro, San Luis Potosí, Tamaulipas, Veracruz)

IUCN Red List Conservation Status: Near Threatened; A2cd [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 24]. Available from: