Cycas thouarsii

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Cycas thouarsii

Taxonavigation[edit]

Taxonavigation: Cycadineae 

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Divisio: Tracheophyta
Divisio: Cycadophyta
Classis: Cycadopsida
Ordo: Cycadales
Subordo: Cycadineae

Familia: Cycadaceae
Genus: Cycas
Species: Cycas thouarsii

Name[edit]

Cycas thouarsii R. Br. ex Gaudich.

Synonyms[edit]

  • Cycas circinalis subsp. madagascariensis forma trigonocarpoides J. Schust.
  • Cycas comorensis Bruant in Duchartre
  • Cycas madagascariensis Miq.

Distribution[edit]

Madagascar; Comoros; coastal East Africa

References[edit]

  • Voy. Uranie, Bot. (pt 11): 434 (1829).
  • K.D.Hill. The Cycad Pages:Cycas thouarsii[1]
  • Bonta, M. and Osborne, R. (2007). Cycads in the Vernacular - A compendium of local names.

Vernacular names[edit]

Afrikaans: Mosambieksikadee, Madagaskarsikadee
Betsileo: Fahou, Fahu, Voafaho
English: Madagascar cycad, Madagascar sago
français: Faux sagoutier, Samble
Kiswahili: Mpapindi, Mtapo, Mtapu
Merina: Batsimisaraka, Fato, Fatra, Fatzon, Voafako
українська: Цикас Туара
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