1. Family: Asparagaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Agave L.
      1. Agave salmiana Otto ex Salm-Dyck

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Mexico Central, Mexico Gulf, Mexico Northeast, Mexico Southwest

    Introduced into:

    Canary Is., Cape Provinces, Portugal

    Agave salmiana Otto ex Salm-Dyck appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    anon. [s.n.] K000564956
    anon. [s.n.] K000564955
    anon. [s.n.] K000564954
    anon. [s.n.] K000564843
    anon. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000564953
    anon. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000564952
    anon., United Kingdom K000564951
    anon. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000564950
    anon. [s.n.], United Kingdom K000564949
    anon. [s.n.] K000564947
    anon. [s.n.] K000564946

    First published in Bonplandia (Hannover) 7: 88 (1859)

    Accepted by

    • García-Mendoza, A.J. (2011). Flora del Valle de Tehuacán-Cuicatlán 88: 1-95. Instituto de Biología, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México.
    • Hernández-Vera, G., Cházaro Basañez, M. & Flores-Berrios, E. (2007). Inventory and distribution of Agave (Agavaceae) species in Jalisco, Mexico Journal of the Botanical Research Institute of Texas 1: 499-509.
    • Albano, P.-O. (2003). La Conaissance des Plantes Exotiques: 1-324. Édisud, Aix-en-Provence.
    • 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.

    Not accepted by

    • Jafri, S.M.H. & El-Gadi, A. (eds.) (1986). Flora of Libya 121: 1-19. Al-Faateh University, Tripoli. [Cited as Agave atrovirens.]

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.

    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