Agave guttata

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Agave guttata


Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

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

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


Agave guttata Jacobi & C.D.Bouché, 1865


  • Homotypic
    • Manfreda guttata (Jacobi & C.D.Bouché) Rose, Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 8: 21 (1903).
    • Polianthes guttata (Jacobi & C.D.Bouché) Shinners, Sida 2: 227 (1966).
  • Heterotypic
    • Agave protuberans Engelm. ex Baker, Handb. Amaryll.: 197 (1888).
    • Leichtlinia protuberans (Engelm. ex Baker) H.Ross, Index Seminum (PAL, Panormitani) 1893: 48 (1894).
    • Leichtlinia commutata H.Ross, Ic. Pl. Hort. Bot. Panorm.: 10 (1896).


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Northern America
    • Regional: Mexico
      • NE. Mexico (to Jalisco)

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



Vernacular names[edit]

English: thorn-crested century plant
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