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Accepted Species

Zamia acuminata Oerst. ex Dyer View taxon in

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)

Type Information

Collector 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).

Distribution: Costa Rica (San José)

IUCN Red List Conservation Status: Vulnerable; B1ab(iii,v)+2ab(iii,v) [Source citation]


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