Details for: Agave
Source: World Checklist of Selected Plant Families (2010), copyright © The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.

Name: Agave L.
Nomencl. ref.: Sp. Pl.: 323. 1753
Rank: Genus
Status: ACCEPTED
Taxonomy (this taxon is included in): Regnum - Plantae
     Divisio - Tracheophyta
          Subdivisio - Spermatophytina
               Class - Magnoliopsida
                    Superordo - Lilianae
                         Ordo - Asparagales
                              Familia - Asparagaceae
                                  
Geo-Search:
Heterotypic synonyms: Bonapartea Haw.
Ghiesbreghtia Roezl, nom. nud.
Littaea Tagl.
Included taxa: Agave americana L.
Agave atrovirens Karw. ex Salm-Dyck
Agave attenuata Salm-Dyck
Agave fourcroydes Lem.
Agave salmiana Otto ex Salm-Dyck
Agave sisalana Perrine
 
Maps: distribution
Occurrence: [AE(G) Al Az Bl Ca Co Cr Ga Gr Hs It Ju Li Lu Ma Md Sa Si Tu(A)]