1. Family: Zamiaceae Horan.
    1. Genus: Dioon Lindl.
      1. Dioon sonorense (De Luca, Sabato & Vázq.Torres) Chemnick, T.J.Greg. & Salas-Mor.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico (Sonora, N. Sinaloa).

    [EDGE]

    Forest, F. et al. 2018. Gymnosperms on the EDGE. Scientific Reports 8: 6053. doi:10.1038/s41598-018-24365-4.

    Conservation
    Dioon sonorense is rated as Endangered (EN) according to IUCN Red List criteria and has received a EDGE score of 1.5, which places it in position 206 on the EDGE Gymnosperm list. It has a Evolutionary Distinctiveness of 10.66, ranked 263. More information on the EDGE Gymnosperm project here https://www.edgeofexistence.org.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Mexico Northwest

    Dioon sonorense (De Luca, Sabato & Vázq.Torres) Chemnick, T.J.Greg. & Salas-Mor. appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Phytologia 83: 3 (1997 publ. 1998)

    Accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (2000). World Checklist of Seed Plants Database in ACCESS D: 1-30141.

    Sources

    EDGE Gymnosperms
    EDGE of Existence (Gymnosperms)
    http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-sa/3.0

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2018. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0