Agave xylonacantha Salm-Dyck

First published in Bonplandia (Hannover) 7: 92 (1859)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is NE. Mexico. It is a succulent perennial and grows primarily in the desert or dry shrubland biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Mexico Northeast

Synonyms

Heterotypic Synonyms

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • 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.
  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
s.coll. [s.n.] K002171349 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] K002171350 Yes
Rose [s.n.] K002171342 Yes
Shaw, H. [14] K002171347 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] K002171348 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] K002171345 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] Mexico K002171343 Yes
s.coll. [s.n.] K002171346 Yes
s.coll. [H4660/65] K002171337 Yes
Pringle, C.G. [1995] Mexico K000926392 No
Shaw, H. [18] K002171344 Yes
Williams, H. [s.n.] K002171339 Yes
Rose [s.n.] K002171341 Yes
Brown, N.E. [s.n.] K002171340 Yes

Sources

  • Angiosperm Extinction Risk Predictions v1

    • Angiosperm Threat Predictions
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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

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  • IUCN Categories

    • IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Science Photographs

    • Copyright applied to individual images