Cycas nitida in Visayan Coastal Habitat (image) University of Guam Share Print E-Mail Caption Cycas nitida trees preferentially occupy gorgeous coastal habitats in the eastern Visayan Islands of the Philippines. This spatial distribution places them at risk of severe damage by tropical cyclones. Credit Thomas Marler Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.