Ituri Forest cycad (Encephalartos ituriensis)

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Ituri Forest cycad fact file

Ituri Forest cycad description

KingdomPlantae
PhylumTracheophyta
ClassCycadopsida
OrderCycadales
FamilyZamiaceae
GenusEncephalartos (1)

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Ituri Forest cycad status

The Ituri Forest cycad is classified as Near Threatened (NT) on the IUCN Red List and is listed on Appendix I of CITES (2).

IUCN Red List species status – Near Threatened

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References

  1. IUCN Red List (December, 2010)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
  2. CITES (December, 2010)
    http://www.cites.org
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Ituri Forest cycad in cultivation  
Ituri Forest cycad in cultivation

© Palmbob / Geoff Stein

Palmbob / Geoff Stein
http://davesgarden.com/members/palmbob/

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