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Published In: Synopsis Plantarum 2: 630. 1807. (Sep 1807) (Syn. Pl.) Name publication detailView in BotanicusView in Biodiversity Heritage Library

Project Name Data (Last Modified On 6/2/2011)
Acceptance : Accepted
Project Data     (Last Modified On 6/3/2011)
Contributor Text: E. Nasir and Yasin J. Nasir
Contributor Institution: National Herbarium, P.A.R.C., Islambad
General/Distribution: 1 genus with 20 species; chiefly tropical Madagascar, E. Asia, Indomalaya, Australia & Japan. Represented in Pakistan by 1 genus and 2 species; which are cultivated.


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Woody unbranched plants with thick trunks. Leaves large, palm‑like, pinnate with circinate vernation, midrib thick, lateral veinsabsent. Male bracts (sporophylls) organised in cones. Female bracts terminal, spirally arranged, tomentose. Ovules 2 or more at the base of the female fronds

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