Nile cycad (Encephalartos septentrionalis)

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Nile cycad fact file

Nile cycad description

KingdomPlantae
PhylumTracheophyta
ClassCycadopsida
OrderCycadales
FamilyZamiaceae
GenusEncephalartos (1)

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Nile cycad status

The Nile cycad is classified as Near Threatened (NT) on the IUCN Red List (1) 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 (November, 2010)
    http://www.iucnredlist.org
  2. CITES (November, 2010)
    http://www.cites.org
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Nile cycad, in cultivation  
Nile cycad, in cultivation

© Palmbob / Geoff Stein

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

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