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Taxon: Agave geminiflora (Tagl.) Ker Gawl.

 
Genus: Agave
Family: Asparagaceae
Subfamily: Agavoideae
Nomen number: 5439
Place of publication: J. Sci. Arts (London) 2:88. 1817
Link to protologue:
Comment: the basionym Littaea geminiflora Tagl. is conserved (nom. cons.) against the heterotypic synonym (Shenzhen ICN Art. 14.4 & App. IV) Yucca boscii Hornem., nom. rej.
Name Verified on: 29-Aug-2018 by ARS Systematic Botanists.
Accessions: 1 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Autonyms (not in current use) and synonyms:

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

Distributional Range:

    Native

    Northern America
    • NORTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Baja]
    • SOUTHERN MEXICO: Mexico [Nayarit]


References:

  1. Applequist, W. L. 2014. Report of the Nomenclature Committee for Vascular Plants: 66. Taxon 63:1366. Note: proposal recommended
  2. Encke, F. et al. 1984. Zander: Handwörterbuch der Pflanzennamen, 13. Auflage
  3. Figueiredo, E. & G. F. Smith. 2013. (2200) Proposal to conserve the name Littaea geminiflora (Agave geminiflora) against Yucca boscii (Agavaceae/Asparagaceae). Taxon 62:1062.
  4. Gentry, H. S. 1982. Agaves of continental North America
  5. Vázquez-García et al. 2004. Flora del norte de Jalisco y etnobotánica Huichola. Serie Fronteras de Biodivesidad 1:60.

Check other web resources for Agave geminiflora (Tagl.) Ker Gawl. :

  • 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=5439. Accessed 22 October 2019.