Agave applanata

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Agave applanata


Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
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


  • Heterotypic
    • 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



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