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This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Borneo to New Guinea and Ashmore Reef.

[EDGE]

Forest, F. et al. 2018. Gymnosperms on the EDGE. Scientific Reports 8: 6053. doi:10.1038/s41598-018-24365-4.

Conservation
Cycas rumphii is rated as Near Threatened (NT) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of -3.67, which places it in position 593 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 6.37, ranked 439. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

Native to:

Borneo, Christmas I., Jawa, Lesser Sunda Is., Maluku, New Guinea, Sulawesi, Western Australia

Cycas rumphii Miq. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Christmas I. 29047.402
Powell, D.A. [638], Christmas I. 29047.943
Buwalda, P. [4622], Indonesia K000349784
s.coll. [s.n.], Lesser Sunda Is. K000077083 isotype
Forster, G. [s.n.] K000961251

First published in Bull. Sci. Phys. Nat. Néerl. 2: 45 (1839)

Accepted by

  • Girmansyah, D. & al. (eds.) (2013). Flora of Bali an annotated checklist: 1-158. Herbarium Bogorensis, Indonesia.
  • Mostaph, M.K. & Uddin, S.B. (2013). Dictionary of plant names of Bangladesh, Vasc. Pl.: 1-434. Janokalyan Prokashani, Chittagong, Bangladesh.
  • Lindstrom, A.J., Hill, K.D. & Stanberg, L.C. (2009). The genus Cycas (Cycadaceae) in Indonesia Telopea 12: 385-418.
  • Albano, P.-O. (2003). La Conaissance des Plantes Exotiques: 1-324. Édisud, Aix-en-Provence.
  • Dy Phon, P. (2000). Dictionnaire des plantes utilisées au Cambodge: 1-915. Chez l'auteur, Phnom Penh, Cambodia.
  • Govaerts, R. (1999). World Checklist of Seed Plants 3(1, 2a & 2b): 1-1532. MIM, Deurne.

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Girmansyah, D. & al. (eds.) (2013). Flora of Bali an annotated checklist: 1-158. Herbarium Bogorensis, Indonesia.
  • Osborne, R., Calonje, M.A., Hill, K.D., Stanberg, L. & Stevenson, D.W. (2012). The world list of Cycads Memoirs of the New York Botanical Garden 106: 480-510.
  • Lindstrom, A.J., Hill, K.D. & Stanberg, L.C. (2009). The genus Cycas (Cycadaceae) in Indonesia Telopea 12: 385-418.

EDGE Gymnosperms
EDGE of Existence (Gymnosperms)
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