The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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L Agave salmiana var. ferox (K.Koch) Gentry is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Agave salmiana Otto ex Salm-Dyck in the genus Agave (family Asparagaceae).

* The Plant List does not attempt to include all infraspecific taxa

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 294174) with original publication details: Agaves Cont. N. Amer. 611 1982.

Full publication details for this name can be found in IPNI:


See "Status", "Confidence level", "Source" for definitions.

Name Status Confi­dence level Source Date supplied
Agave bonnetiana Peacock ex Baker Synonym H WCSP
Agave ferox K.Koch Synonym H WCSP
Agave ragusae A.Terracc. Synonym H WCSP

The species Agave salmiana Otto ex Salm-Dyck has a further 16 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-294174, and has not been changed.