The Plant List — A working list for all plant species

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H Furcraea hexapetala (Jacq.) Urb. is an accepted name

This name is the accepted name of a species in the genus Furcraea (family Asparagaceae).

The record derives from WCSP (data supplied on ) which reports it as an accepted name (record 307061) with original publication details: Symb. Antill. 4: 152 1903.

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 aspera Jacq. Synonym H WCSP
Agave australis Steud. Synonym H WCSP
Agave cubensis Jacq. Synonym H WCSP
Agave hexapetala Jacq. Synonym H WCSP
Agave odorata Pers. Synonym H WCSP
Agave vivipara Arruda [Illegitimate] Synonym H WCSP
Furcraea agavephylla Brot. ex Schult. Synonym H WCSP
Furcraea aspera (Jacq.) M.Roem. Synonym H WCSP
Furcraea cahum Trel. Synonym H WCSP
Furcraea cubensis (Jacq.) Vent. Synonym H WCSP
Furcraea cubensis var. inermis Baker Synonym L WCSP
Furcraea macrophylla Baker Synonym H WCSP
Furcraea valleculata Jacobi Synonym H WCSP

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Earlier versions

This name was in version 1 of The Plant List, record kew-307061, and has not been changed.