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Accepted Species

Zamia prasina W.Bull View taxon in

Published in: Retail List [Bull]: No. 176: 20. 1881. View in Biodiversity Heritage Library (Retail List [Bull] View Publication info in IPNI View Publication info  in Tropicos)

Type Information

Collector and Number: W. Bull s.n.

Type Location(s): LT:K

Type notes: Lectotype designated by Calonje & Meerman in J. Bot. Res. Inst. Texas 3(1): 43-49. 2009.

Nomenclatural notes: Name previously used incorrectly in horticulture and literature to refer to sinkhole dwelling cycad now known as Z. decumbens Calonje, Meerman, M.P.Griff. & Hoese. Determined to be a prior valid name for Z. polymorpha D.W.Stev., A.Moretti & Vázq.Torres by Calonje & Meerman: J. Bot. Res. Inst. Texas 3(1): 43-49. 2009.

Zamia polymorpha D.W.Stev., A.Moretti & Vázq.Torres

Distribution: Belize (Belize, Cayo, Orange Walk, Stann Creek, Toledo), Guatemala (Petén), Mexico (Campeche, Chiapas, Tabasco, Quintana Roo, Yucatán)

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 Feb 29]. Available from: