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Zamia

American genus of cycad; causes incoordination, due to degeneration of the spinal cord, and hepatic necrosis. The toxin is identified as a cycad glycoside. Includes Z. integrifolia (Z. floridana), Z. portoricensis, Z. pujilla, Z. pumila (Z. debilis, Z. latifoliata, Z. silvicola, Z. umbrosa). Called also coonties, Florida arrowroots, marangvey, derriengue, guayiga.

zamia


zamia fern
boweniaspectabilis.
zamia staggers
irreversible posterior paralysis in cattle in Australia; caused by poisoning by cycads; lesions present in the proprioceptive pathways in the white matter of the spinal cord.
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These include gar-goin, which was recorded by Grey (1839b:143-4; Grey 1840:41) to refer to the 'stone' of the zamia nut (sclerotesta), and Moore as the 'stone of the zamia tree' and 'kernel' of the zamia nut (Moore 1842:142; Moore 1844:119) and the 'stone' of the zamia fruit (Moore 1842:171; Moore 1884:28).
2013) found that the Critically Endangered endemic Zamia lucayana occurs along a very narrow strip near the coast of Long Island on privately own land.
Zamia holds a large package of tenements (eight granted mineral titles) with a further four tenement applications now offered to the company.
Our gratitude to the Mohamed Bin Zayed Species Conservation Fund and Montgomery Botanical Center for supporting conservation initiatives for the Critically Endangered Long Island endemic Zamia lucayana.
Population genetics of Zamia in Puerto Rico, a study with ten SSR loci.
Zamia fairchildiana (Cycadales: Zamiaceae) inhabits the understory of lowland and mountain wet-forest between 0 masl and 1,500 masl on the Pacific slope of SW Costa Rica and W Panama (Gomez, 1982).
Zamia Metals Limited (ASX:ZGM) is continuing the deep diamond (DD) drilling to test the depth extensions of the Anthony molybdenum (Mo) deposit in central Queensland.
1998), and the present authors, has led us to describe a species that has gone unnoticed or confused with both Zamia fairchildiana L.
Zamia Metals Limited (ASX:ZGM) has continued its drilling programmes at the Anthony molybdenum discovery in central Queensland.
Dioon spinulosum, Macrozamia miquelli, Zamia amblyphyllidia, Zamia furfuracea and Stangeria eriopus.
Sydney, Australia, Sep 23, 2010 - (ABN Newswire) - FINANCE VIDEO: Zamia Metals Limited (ASX:ZGM) Executive Chairman Ken Maiden Speaks at The Excellence in Mining 2010 in Sydney.
Sydney, Australia, Sep 22, 2010 - (ABN Newswire) - Zamia Metals Limited (ASX:ZGM) has significantly increased its resource estimate from 81 Million tonnes (Mt) to 130 Mt at the Anthony Molybdenum Project in the Clermont district of central Queensland.