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Taxon: Agave asperrima Jacobi

 
Genus: Agave
Family: Asparagaceae
Subfamily: Agavoideae
Nomen number: 5401
Place of publication: Hamburger Garten- Blumenzeitung 20:561. 1864
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 10-Feb-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 4 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

(≡ homotypic synonym, = heterotypic synonym, - autonym)

Common names:

  • rough agave  (Source: F NAmer) - English
  • maguey cenizo  (Source: F NAmer) - Spanish

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTH-CENTRAL U.S.A.: United States [Texas]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Chihuahua (s.e.), Coahuila de Zaragoza, Durango, Nuevo León, San Luis Potosí, Zacatecas]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Querétaro]


References:

  1. Correll, D. S. & M. C. Johnston. 1970. Manual of the vascular plants of Texas
  2. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  3. Gentry, H. S. 1972. The agave family in Sonora. U.S.D.A. Agric. Handb. 399
  4. Gentry, H. S. 1982. Agaves of continental North America 296. Note: = Agave scabra Salm-Dyck
  5. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  6. Ullrich, B. 1992. On the history of Agave asperrima and A. scabra (Agavaceae) as well as some taxa of the Parryanae. Sida 15:241-261.

Check other web resources for Agave asperrima Jacobi :

  • Flora of North America: Collaborative Floristic Effort of North American Botanists
  • PLANTS: USDA-NRCS Database of Plants of the United States and its Territories
  • BONAP North American Plant Atlas of the Biota of North America Program:
  • TROPICOS: Nomenclatural and Specimen Database of the Missouri Botanical Garden
  • 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=5401. Accessed 17 July 2019.