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Dioon  Lindl.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 183254

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Dion Lindl.
    Platyzamia Zucc.
  Common Name(s):    
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2012   

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                   ClassCycadopsida  – cycads  
                               GenusDioon Lindl.  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Dioon angustifolium Miq.  
                                  Species Dioon argenteum T.J. Greg., Chemnick, Salas-Mor. & Vovides  
                                  Species Dioon califanoi De Luca & Sabato  
                                  Species Dioon caputoi De Luca, Sabato & Vázq. Torres  
                                  Species Dioon edule Lindl.  
                                  Species Dioon holmgrenii De Luca, Sabato & Vázq. Torres  
                                  Species Dioon mejiae Standl. & L.O. Williams  
                                  Species Dioon merolae De Luca, Sabato & Vázq. Torres  
                                  Species Dioon purpusii Rose  
                                  Species Dioon rzedowskii De Luca, A. Moretti, Sabato & Vázq. Torres  
                                  Species Dioon sonorense (De Luca, Sabato & Vázq. Torres) Chemnick, T.J. Greg. & Salas-Mor.  
                                  Species Dioon spinulosum Dyer ex Eichler  
                                  Species Dioon stevensonii Nic.-Mor. & Vovides  
                                  Species Dioon tomasellii De Luca, Sabato & Vázq. Torres  

  Expert: Dennis W. Stevenson  
  Notes: Vice President & Rupert Barnaby Curator for Botanical Science, New York Botanical Garden, Bronx, NY, 10458 USA   
  Reference for: Dioon    
  Expert: Roy Osborne  
  Notes: 119 Calhoun Street, McDowall, Queensland, 4053 Australia   
  Reference for: Dioon    
  Other Source(s):    
  Source: Gymnosperms of North America Update, database (version 2010)  
  Acquired: 2010   
  Notes: Updated for ITIS by the Flora of North America Expertise Network, in connection with an update for USDA PLANTS (2007-2010)   
  Reference for: Dioon   
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Reference for: Dioon   
  Source: World List of Cycads, document (version 46)  
  Acquired: 2010   
  Notes: Osbourne, Roy, Dennis Wm. Stevenson, Ken D. Hill, and Leonie Stanberg. The World List of Cycads / La Lista Mundial de Cícadas. In Press. Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Cycad Biology.   
  Reference for: Dioon   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Brummitt, R. K.  
  Publication Date: 1987   
  Article/Chapter Title: Report of the Committee for Spermatophyta: 31   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Taxon, vol. 36, no. 1   
  Page(s): 72-78   
  Publisher: International Association for Plant Taxonomy   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0040-0262   
  Reference for: Dioon   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Christenhusz, Maarten J. M., James L. Reveal, Aljos Farjon, Martin F. Gardner, et al.  
  Publication Date: 2011   
  Article/Chapter Title: A new classification and linear sequence of extant gymnosperms   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Phytotaxa, vol. 19   
  Page(s): 55-70   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1179-3155   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: Dioon   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Lindley, John  
  Publication Date: 1843   
  Article/Chapter Title: 82. Dion edule   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Edwards's Botanical Register, vol 29 (New Series vol. 6)   
  Page(s): 59-60   
  Publisher: James Ridgway and Sons   
  Publication Place: London, UK   
  Notes: Available online at   
  Reference for: original description   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Osborne, R., M. A. Calonje, K. D. Hill, L. Stanberg, and D. W. Stevenson  
  Publication Date: 2012   
  Article/Chapter Title: The world list of cycads   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Memoirs of The New York Botanical Garden, vol. 106   
  Page(s): 480-508   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0077-8931   
  Reference for: Dioon   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): World Conservation Monitoring Centre (Comps.)  
  Publication Date: 1998   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Checklist of CITES Species. A reference to the appendices to the Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna and Flora   
  Page(s): 312   
  Publisher: CITES Secretariat/World Conservation Monitoring Centre   
  Publication Place: Genčve, Switzerland   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1-899628-08-8   
  Notes: Available from CITES Secretariat, 15, Chemin des Anémones, 1219 Châtelaine, Genčve, Switzerland   
  Reference for: Dioon   

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