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Taxon: Agave deserti Engelm.

 
Genus: Agave
Family: Asparagaceae
Subfamily: Agavoideae
Nomen number: 5426
Place of publication: Trans. Acad. Sci. St. Louis 3:310. 1875
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 10-Feb-2003 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 8 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • SOUTHWESTERN U.S.A.: United States [Arizona, California (s.)]
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Sonora (n.w.), Baja California (Norte)]


References:

  1. FNA Editorial Committee. 1993-. Flora of North America.
  2. Gentry, H. S. 1972. The agave family in Sonora. U.S.D.A. Agric. Handb. 399
  3. Gentry, H. S. 1982. Agaves of continental North America
  4. Liberty Hyde Bailey Hortorium. 1976. Hortus third.
  5. 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 deserti Engelm. :

  • 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.

Images:

  • Seed: 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=5426. Accessed 16 July 2019.