TITLE

UNA NUEVA ESPECIE DE AGAVE DEL SUBGENERO LITTAEA (AGAVACEAE) DE LA SIERRA MADRE ORIENTAL, MEXICO

AUTHOR(S)
Zamudio Ruiz, Sergio; Sanchez Martinez, Emiliano
PUB. DATE
August 1995
SOURCE
Acta Botanica Mexicana;1995, Issue 32, p47
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Agave tenuifolia sp. nov. from Queretaro and Tamaulipas states, in eastern Mexico, is described and illustrated. It belongs to the series Striatae of subgenus Littaea, and is close to Agave striata Zucc. ssp. striata, from which it differs in its lax rosettes, few, larger and pliant, recurved leaves, and in its loose thin spike with geminate flowers.
ACCESSION #
20220662

 

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