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Encephalartos caffer (Thunb.) Lehm. View taxon in

Published in: Nov. Stirp. Pug. 6: 14. 1834. View in Biodiversity Heritage Library (Nov. Stirp. Pug. View Publication info in IPNI View Publication info  in Tropicos View Publication info  in TL-2)

Type Information

Type Location(s): BAS: Cycas caffra

Cycas caffra Thunb.
Encephalartos brachyphyllus Lehm. & de Vriese
Encephalartos caffer var. brachyphyllus (Lehm. & de Vriese) Miq.
Encephalartos caffer var. caffer
Encephalartos caffer var. integrifolius Regel
Encephalartos caffer var. unidentatus Regel
Encephalartos verschaffeltii Regel
Zamia caffra (Thunb.) Thunb.
Zamia cycadis L.f.

Distribution: South Africa (E Cape)

IUCN Red List Conservation Status: Near Threatened; A2cd; B2ab(iii,v) [Source citation]


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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: