Agave maculata

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Agave maculata


Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

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

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


Agave maculata Regel, 1856


  • Heterotypic
    • Agave maculata Engelm. ex Torr. in W.H.Emory, Rep. U.S. Mex. Bound. 2(1): 214 (1858), nom. illeg.
    • Agave maculosa Hook., Bot. Mag. 85: t. 5122 (1859).
    • Agave maculosa var. minor Jacobi, Abh. Schles. Ges. Vaterl. Cult., Abth. Naturwiss. 138: 176 (1869).
    • Agave maculosa var. brevituba Engelm., Trans. Acad. Sci. St. Louis 3: 301 (1875).
    • Agave maculata var. brevituba (Engelm.) Mulford, Rep. (Annual) Missouri Bot. Gard. 7: 71 (1896).
    • Manfreda maculosa (Hook.) Rose, Contr. U.S. Natl. Herb. 8: 17 (1903).
    • Polianthes maculosa (Hook.) Shinners, Sida 2: 335 (1966).


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Northern America
    • Regional: Mexico
      • Mexico Northeast
    • Regional: Southern Central USA
      • Texas

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



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