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Taxon: Agave shrevei Gentry

 
Genus: Agave
Family: Asparagaceae
Subfamily: Agavoideae
Nomen number: 1734
Place of publication: Publ. Carnegie Inst. Washington 527:95. 1942
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 22-Feb-2002 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 03-Feb-2010
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 0 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Common names:

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: beverage base (used to make mescal fide Agave NAmer 450-451. 1982); beverage base (used to make mescal fide Agave NAmer 450-451. 1982)

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chihuahua (s.w.), Sinaloa (n.), Sonora]


References:

  1. Gentry, H. S. Agaves of continental North America. 1982 (Agave NAmer)
  2. Gentry, H. S. The agave family in Sonora. U.S.D.A. Agric. Handb. 399. 1972 (Agave Sonora)

Check other web resources for Agave shrevei Gentry :

  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • Mansfeld: Mansfeld's World Databas of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops
  • ePIC: Electronic Plant Information Centre of Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew
  • AGRICOLA: Article Citation Database or NAL Catalog of USDA's National Agricultural Library
  • Entrez: NCBI's search engine for PubMed citations, GenBank sequences, etc.
  • PubAg: USDA's National Agricultural Library database of full-text journal articles and citations on the agricultural sciences.

Cite as: USDA, Agricultural Research Service, National Plant Germplasm System. 2018. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=1734. Accessed 10 December 2018.