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Vernacular names of plants within the Family Cycadaceae

queen sago
sago palm

Hierarchical position of the Family Cycadaceae

   Regnum  Plantae
common name: The plant kingdom
   Divisio  Pinophyta Cronquist
syn. Coniferophyta
pub. Takht. & Zimmerm. ex Reveal, Phytologia 79: 70. 29 Apr 1996.
common name: conifers, gymnosperms
   Subdivisio  Cycadophytina Cronquist
pub. Takht. & Zimmerm. ex Reveal, Phytologia 79: 69. 29 Apr 1996.
   Classis  Cycadopsida Brongn.
pub. Enum. Pl. Mus. Paris: xxxii, 136. 12 Aug 1843.
common name: cycads
   Subclassis  Cycadidae Gorozh.
pub. Lekts. Morf. Sist. Archegon.: 67. 1904.
   Ordo  Cycadales Dumort.
pub. Anal. Fam. Pl.: 65. 1829.
   Familia  Cycadaceae Pers.
pub. Syn. Pl. 2: 630. Sep 1807.
common name: Cycads

Named members of the Family Cycadaceae

   Subfamilia  Cycadoideae Eaton
pub. Bot. Dict., ed. 4: 48. Apr-Mai 1836.
   Tribus  Cycadeae (Pers.) Colla
pub. Herb. Pedem. 5: 226. 6-30 Apr 1836.
   Genus  Cycas L.
pub. (1753)
common name: cycad

Individual specimen entries are published in the sample database supplied with The Compleat Botanica for species or varieties of this supra-generic taxon.

For a description of the methodology followed in establishing this hierarchy see the note Nomenclature used in The Compleat Botanica.

For an index to other topics see

   Plant families



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