Cycas

Known as: Epicycas, Cycad Palm, Palms, False Sago 
A plant genus of the family Cycadaceae, order Cycadales, class Cycadopsida, division CYCADOPHYTA of palm-like trees. It is a source of CYCASIN, the… (More)
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2011
2011
Understanding the processes underlying the origin of species is a fundamental goal of biology. It is widely accepted that… (More)
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2009
2009
This study addresses the apportionment of genetic diversity between Cycas revoluta and C. taitungensis, species that constitute… (More)
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2008
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2008
The mtDNA of Cycas taitungensis is a circular molecule of 414,903 bp, making it 2- to 6-fold larger than the known mtDNAs of… (More)
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2007
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2007
Phylogenetic relationships among the 5 groups of extant seed plants are presently unsettled. To reexamine this long-standing… (More)
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2003
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2003
Beta-methylamino-L-alanine (BMAA) occurs in higher levels in museum specimens of the Guamanian flying fox than in the cycad seeds… (More)
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2003
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2003
We here report biomagnification (the increasing accumulation of bioactive, often deleterious molecules through higher trophic… (More)
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2002
2002
Amazonian forests play a key role in the global carbon cycle, but there is much uncertainty about the quantity and distribution… (More)
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2001
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2001
Wetlands provide many important ecosystem services to human society, which may depend on how plant diversity influences biomass… (More)
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2001
2001
The phylogegraphic pattern of Cycas taitungensis, an endemic species with two remaining populations in Taiwan, was investigated… (More)
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1987
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1987
The decline in the high incidence of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, parkinsonism, and Alzheimer-type dementia among the Chamorro… (More)
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