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Taxon: Agave cerulata Trel.

 
Genus: Agave
Family: Asparagaceae
Subfamily: Agavoideae
Nomen number: 5415
Place of publication: Rep. (Annual) Missouri Bot. Gard. 22:55. 1912
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 05-Nov-1985 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 06-May-2019
Species priority site is: National Arid Land Plant Genetic Resources Unit (PARL)
Accessions: 7 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Baja]


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)
  3. Navarro-Quezada, A. et al. 2003. Genetic differentiation in the Agave deserti (Agavaceae) complex of the Sonoran desert (Heredity) 90:220-227.

Check other web resources for Agave cerulata Trel. :

  • 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.

Images:

  • Fruit: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image
  • Seeds: U.S. National Seed Herbarium image

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=5415. Accessed 19 June 2019.