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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: 06-May-2019
Species priority site is: National Arid Land Plant Genetic Resources Unit (PARL)
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 (Agave NAmer)
  2. Gentry, H. S. The agave family in Sonora. U.S.D.A. Agric. Handb. 399 (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. 2019. Germplasm Resources Information Network (GRIN-Taxonomy).
National Germplasm Resources Laboratory, Beltsville, Maryland. URL: https://npgsweb.ars-grin.gov/gringlobal/taxonomydetail.aspx?id=1734. Accessed 24 May 2019.