Cycads are seed plants typically characterized by a stout and woody trunk with a crown of large, hard and stiff, evergreen leaves.
Families in the order Cycadales of plants
- Stangeriaceae is the smallest family of cycads, both in number of living and fossil species.
- The Zamiaceae are a family of cycads that are superficially palm or fern-like.
- Cycas is the type genus and the only genus currently recognised in the cycad family Cycadaceae.
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