Agave lechuguilla Torr.

, Rep. U.S. Mex. Bound., Bot. [Emory] 213 (1859).
IPNI Life Sciences Identifier (LSID)
urn:lsid:ipni.org:names:60474750-2
Publication
Report on the United States and Mexican Boundary Survey, Made Under the Direction of the Secretary of the Interior, by William H. Emory. Volume 2, Botany
Collation
213
Date of Publication
1-20 Apr 1859
Family as entered in IPNI
Agavaceae

Type Information

Locality
Mountains near El Paso, and along the Rio Grande downward
Distribution Of Types
United States of America (Northern America)
Type Remarks
collection: C. Wright 682, 1907

Nomenclatural Notes

as 'lecheguilla'

Remarks

Gentry (Agaves of Continental North America: p. 154. 1982) discussed the epithet spelling

Links

Same citation as
Agave lecheguilla Torr., Rep. U.S. Mex. Bound., Bot. [Emory] 213 (1859), orth. var.