1. Family: Asparagaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Agave L.
      1. Agave lecheguilla Torr.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. New Mexico to Central Mexico.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Mexico Central, Mexico Northeast, New Mexico, Texas

    Agave lecheguilla Torr. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jul 28, 2006 Wright, C. [682] K000455009
    Jul 28, 2006 Wynd, F.L. [380], Mexico K000455010
    Jul 28, 2006 Mulford, A.I. [295], USA K000455007
    Jul 28, 2006 Mex, N. [1907], Mexico K000455008 Unknown type material
    Jul 27, 2006 Bourgeau, M. [411], Mexico K000455012
    Jul 27, 2006 Newman, M. [423], Mexico K000455013
    Jul 27, 2006 Palmer, E. [1311], Mexico K000455011
    Jul 27, 2006 Mabry, T.J. [s.n.], USA K000455005
    Jul 27, 2006 English, C. [21303], USA K000455006
    Jul 26, 2006 Vasey, G.R. [s.n.], USA K000455003
    Jul 26, 2006 Shaw, H. [s.n.], USA K000455001
    Jul 26, 2006 s.coll. [43523], USA K000455002
    Jul 26, 2006 Mabry, T.J. [s.n.], USA K000455004
    s.coll. [s.n.], Chihuahua K001097390 Unknown type material

    First published in W.H.Emory, Rep. U.S. Mex. Bound. 2(1): 213 (1858)

    Accepted by

    • Albano, P.-O. (2003). La Conaissance des Plantes Exotiques: 1-324. Édisud, Aix-en-Provence.
    • Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2002). Flora of North America North of Mexico 26: 1-723. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.
    • Espejo Serena, A. & López-Ferrari, A.R. (1993). Las Monocotiledóneas Mexicanas una Sinopsis Florística 1(1): 1-76. Consejo Nacional de la Flora de México, México D.F.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2002). Flora of North America North of Mexico 26: 1-723. Oxford University Press, New York, Oxford.
    • Espejo Serena, A. & López-Ferrari, A.R. (1993). Las Monocotiledóneas Mexicanas una Sinopsis Florística 1(1): 1-76. Consejo Nacional de la Flora de México, México D.F.

    Sources

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    Kew Backbone Distributions
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    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0