1. Family: Asparagaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Agave L.
      1. Agave melanacantha Lem. ex Jacobi

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Central Cuba.

    Distribution

    Agave melanacantha Lem. ex Jacobi appears in other Kew resources:

    First published in Hamburger Garten- Blumenzeitung 21: 215 (1865)

    Not accepted by

    • Eggli, U. (ed.) (2001). Illustrated Handbook of Succulent Plants: Monocotyledons: 1-354. Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York. [Cited as Agave legrelliana.]
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne. [Cited as ?.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Leon, H. (1946). Flora de Cuba 1: 1-441. Cultural S. A., La Habana.

    Sources

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    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 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    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