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Taxon: Agave mapisaga Trel.

 
Genus: Agave
Family: Asparagaceae
Subfamily: Agavoideae
Nomen number: 5460
Place of publication: L. H. Bailey, Stand. cycl. hort. 1:234. 1914
Link to protologue:
Name Verified on: 05-Nov-1985 by ARS Systematic Botanists. Last Changed: 23-Aug-1994
Species priority site is:
Accessions: 2 (0 active, 0 available) in National Plant Germplasm System

Economic Importance:

  • Human food: beverage base (used for pulque fide Gentry); beverage base (used for pulque fide Gentry)

Distributional Range:

    Cultivated (only cult.)

    Other (origin Mexico)

Reference:

  1. Gentry, H. S. Agaves of continental North America. 1982 (Agave NAmer)

Check other web resources for Agave mapisaga Trel. :

  • 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=5460. Accessed 21 January 2019.