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This species is accepted, and its native range is Mexico (SE. Coahuila to N. Puebla).
A specimen from Kew's Herbarium

Native to:

Mexico Central, Mexico Northeast

Agave mitis Mart. appears in other Kew resources:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
Agave celsii K000524770
Agave celsii K000524768
Agave celsii K000524810 Unknown type material
Shaw, H. [s.n.] Agave celsii K000524769
s.coll. [s.n.] Agave micracantha K001096502

First published in Index Seminum (M, Monacensis) 1848: 4 (1848)

Accepted by

  • Eggli, U. (ed.) (2001). Illustrated Handbook of Succulent Plants: Monocotyledons: 1-354. Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York.

Not accepted by

  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne. [Cited as Agave celsii.]

Literature

Kew Backbone Distributions

  • Thiede, J. (2016). A review of Agave mitis (Asparagaceae/Agavaceae) Bradleya. Yearbook of the British Cactus and Succulent Society 34: 200-216.

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Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2021. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
© Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0