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L Agave striata subsp. falcata (Engelm.) Gentry is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of an infraspecific taxon* of the species Agave striata Zucc. 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 294237) with original publication details: Agaves Cont. N. Amer. 245 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 californica Jacobi Synonym H WCSP
Agave falcata Engelm. Synonym H WCSP
Agave falcata var. espadina A.Berger Synonym L WCSP
Agave falcata var. microcarpa A.Berger Synonym L WCSP
Agave paucifolia Tod. Synonym H WCSP
Agave paucifolia Baker Synonym M TRO
Agave striata var. californica (Jacobi) A.Terracc. Synonym L WCSP

The species Agave striata Zucc. has a further 12 synonyms.

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-294237.

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