Cycas L.
  • Sp. Pl. 2: 1188. 1753. (1 May 1753)


Cite taxon page as 'WFO (2020): Cycas L. Published on the Internet;http://www.worldfloraonline.org/taxon/wfo-4000010229. Accessed on: 10 Jul 2020'

General Information

CYCAS L.

Características de la familia.

  • Provided by: [D].Flora de Nicaragua
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    Morphological characters and geographical distribution are the same as those for the family.

  • Provided by: [E].Flora Of CHina @ efloras.org
    • Morphology

      Scales of the male cones wedge-shaped, often long acuminate, closely imbricate, with ellipsoid pollen-sacs in groups of 3–5 on the lower surface

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      Shrubs or trees with simple, rarely branched, trunks clothed with woody leaf bases and bearing a crown of pinnate leaves

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      • 2
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      Leaflets linear, entire, 1-nerved

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      • 2
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      Seeds ellipsoid or globose.

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      • 2
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      Female blades crowded round the stem apex, densely woolly at first, later spreading, elongated, widening upwards, with 1–5 pairs of erect ovules in marginal notches

    • Provided by: [C].Plants Of the World Online Portal - FTEA
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      • 2
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      Included Species

       Information From

      Cycadaceae
      World Flora Online Data. 2017.
      • A CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).
      MBG Floras Images
      http://www.tropicos.org/ImageSearch.aspx
      Flora images. Missouri Botanical Garden. Accessed on Jun. 2018.
      • B Missouri Botanical Garden
      Plants Of the World Online Portal - FTEA
      https://www.kew.org/science/who-we-are-and-what-we-do/strategic-outputs-2020/plants-of-the-world-online
      http://www.plantsoftheworldonline.org/terms-and-conditions
      • C
      Flora de Nicaragua
      http://www.tropicos.org/projectwebportal.aspx?projectid=7&pagename=Home&langid=66
      WD Stevens, CU Ulloa, A Pool and OM Montiel. Missouri Botanical Garden Press, 2001
      • D Missouri Botanical Garden
      Flora Of CHina @ efloras.org
      http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=2
      'Flora of China @ eFloras (2008). Published on the Internet http://www.efloras.org/flora_page.aspx?flora_id=2 [accessed August 2016]' Missouri Botanical Garden, St. Louis, MO & Harvard University Herbaria, Cambridge, MA.
      • E Missouri Botanical Garden
      World Flora Online consortium
      http://www.worldfloraonline.org/organisation/WFO
      World Flora Online Data. 2018.
      • F CC0 1.0 Universal (CC0 1.0).