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Agave applanata

Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Ordo: Asparagales

Familia: Asparagaceae
Subfamilia: Agavoideae
Genus: Agave
Species: Agave applanata

Agave applanata K.Koch, 1862

Agave cinerascens Jacobi, Hamburger Garten- Blumenzeitung 20: 553 (1864).
Agave spectabilis Tod., Hort. Bot. Panorm. 2: 4 (1879), nom. illeg.
Agave applanata var. spectabilis A.Terracc., Prim. Contr. Monogr. Agave: 48 (1885).

Native distribution areas:

Continental: Northern America
Regional: Mexico
Mexico Central; Mexico Gulf; Mexico Northeast; Mexico Southwest

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition

Koch, K.H.E., 1862. Wochenschr. Vereines Beförd. Gartenbaues Königl. Preuss. Staaten 5:83.
USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program. Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database]. [1]


Govaerts, R. et al. 2019. Agave applanata in World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published online. Accessed: 2019 Jan. 02. Reference page.
International Plant Names Index. 2019. Agave applanata. Published online. Accessed: Jan. 02 2019.
The Plant List 2013. Agave applanata in The Plant List Version 1.1. Published online. Accessed: 2019 Jan. 02. 2019. Agave applanata. Missouri Botanical Garden. Published online. Accessed: 02 Jan. 2019.

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