Agave angustifolia

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Agave angustifolia

Taxonavigation[edit]

Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Asparagaceae
Subfamilia: Agavoideae
Genus: Agave
Species: Agave angustifolia
Varietates: A. a. var. angustifolia – A. a. var. deweyana – A. a. var. letonae – A. a. var. rubescens – A. a. var. sargentii

Name[edit]

Agave angustifolia Haw., Syn. Pl. Succ.: 72. 1812.

Homonyms[edit]

Distribution[edit]

Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Africa
    • Regional: Southern Africa
      • Cape Provinces, Northern Provinces (introduced).
    • Regional: Middle Atlantic Ocean
      • St. Helena (introduced).
    • Regional: Western Indian Ocean
      • Réunion (introduced).
  • Continental: Asia-Tropical
    • Regional: Indian Subcontinent
      • Bangladesh, East Himalaya, India, Pakistan, West Himalaya (introduced).
    • Regional: Indo-China
      • South China Sea (introduced).
  • Continental: Australasia
    • Regional: Australia
      • Queensland (introduced).
  • Continental: Pacific
    • Regional: Northwestern Pacific
      • Caroline Islands (introduced).
  • Continental: Northern America
    • Regional: Mexico
      • Mexico Central, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northwest, Mexico Southeast, Mexico Southwest.
  • Continental: Southern America
    • Regional: Central America
      • Belize, Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Panama.
    • Regional: Caribbean
      • Cayman Islands, Cuba, Leeward Islands, Puerto Rico, Venezuelan Antilles, Windward Islands (introduced).

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

References[edit]

Links[edit]

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