Zamia furfuracea

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Zamia furfuracea


Taxonavigation: Zamiineae 

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

Familia: Zamiaceae
Subfamilia: Zamioideae
Tribus: Zamieae
Subtribus: Zamiinae
Genus: Zamia
Species: Zamia furfuracea


Zamia furfuracea L.f. in Aiton


furfuracea – a scurfy, mealy or scaly texture


  • Hortus Kew. 3: 477 (1789).
  • K.D.Hill. The Cycad Pages:Zamia furfuracea[1]
  • Gledhill, David (2008). The Names of Plants.

Vernacular names[edit]

Afrikaans: Skurwesago
English: Cardboard Palm, Cardboard Cycad, Cardboard Plant, Cardboard Sago, Jamaican Sago, Mexican Cycad
español: Cícada Mexicana
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