Cycas sphaerica Roxb.

  • Family : CYCADACEAE
  • Family (Hindi name) : CYCAD FAMILY
  • Family (as per The APG System III) : CYCADACEAE
  • Species Name (as per The Plant List) : Cycas sphaerica Roxb.
  • Habit : Tree
  • Habitat : Deciduous forests
  • Reproductive stages : February
  • Collector(s) Name : K.Sankara Rao, Arun Singh R, K.R.K Swamy & Navendu Page
  • Collection Date : 24/02/16
  • Collection Nos : HJCB-0477
  • Collection Locality : Chandaka Wildlife Forest, Khurda district, Odisha State
  • Distribution :
    • Andhra Pradesh : Srikakulam district, East Godavari district, Kadapa district, Chittoor district
    • Odisha : Gajapati district, Angul district, Khurda district, Cuttack district, Keonjhar district, Mayurbhanj district
  • Native : India
  • Endemism : Eastern Peninsular India
  • Conservation Status : Endangered (EN)
  • Literature : National Remote Sensing Agency. 2007. Biodiversity characterisation at landscape level in Eastern ghats; IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2013.2. ; Prakasa Rao et al 2014.New population of Cycas sphaerica Roxb. (Cycadaceae) discovered in Pinjarikonda Reserve Forest, Andhra Pradesh, India. Journal of Threatened Taxa 6(6);5871-5874.; Sudhakar Reddy, C et al., 2009. Tree Wealth of Eastern Ghats of Andhra Pradesh, India: An updated checklist. Check List 5(2): 173–194.; Lindstrom and Hill, Telopea 11(4): 2007
  • Citation : Sankara Rao, K., Raja K Swamy, Deepak Kumar, Arun Singh R. and K. Gopalakrishna Bhat (2019). Flora of Peninsular India. sphaerica. Downloaded on 10 April 2021.

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