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Classification for Kingdom Plantae Down to Genus Agave L.

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Kingdom  Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom  Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision  Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division  Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class  Liliopsida – Monocotyledons
Subclass  Liliidae
Order  Liliales
Family  Agavaceae – Century-plant family
Genus  Agave L. – agave P
 
Contains 36 Species and 44 accepted taxa overall
 
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Species  Agave ×ajoensis W.C. Hodgson – agave P
Species  Agave americana L. – American century plant P
Subspecies  Agave americana L. ssp. americana – American century plant P
Variety  Agave americana L. ssp. americana var. americana – American century plant P
Variety  Agave americana L. ssp. americana var. expansa (Jacobi) Gentry – American century plant P
Subspecies  Agave americana L. ssp. protamericana Gentry – American century plant P
Species  Agave angustifolia Haw. – century plant P
Species  Agave ×arizonica Gentry & J.Z. Weber (pro sp.) – Arizona century plant P
Species  Agave asperrima Jacobi – rough century plant P
Species  Agave atrovirens Karw. ex Salm-Dyck – maguey P
Species  Agave cantala Roxb. – cantala P
Species  Agave chrysantha Peebles – goldenflower century plant P
Species  Agave cupreata Trel. & A. Berger P
Species  Agave decipiens Baker – false sisal P
Species  Agave delamateri W.C. Hodgson & L. Slauson – Tonto Basin century plant P
Species  Agave deserti Engelm. – desert agave P
Subspecies  Agave deserti Engelm. ssp. deserti – desert agave P
Subspecies  Agave deserti Engelm. ssp. simplex Gentry – desert agave P
Species  Agave desmettiana Jacobi – dwarf century plant P
Species  Agave eggersiana Trel. – Eggers' century plant P
Species  Agave fourcroydes Lemaire – henequen P
Species  Agave glomeruliflora (Engelm.) A. Berger – Chisos Mountain century plant P
Species  Agave gracilipes Trel. – slimfoot century plant P
Species  Agave havardiana Trel. – Havard's century plant P
Species  Agave lechuguilla Torr. – lechuguilla P
Species  Agave missionum Trel. – corita P
Species  Agave murpheyi F. Gibson – Murphey's century plant P
Species  Agave neglecta Small – wild century plant P
Species  Agave palmeri Engelm. – Palmer's century plant P
Species  Agave parryi Engelm. – Parry's agave P
Subspecies  Agave parryi Engelm. ssp. neomexicana (Woot. & Standl.) Ullrich – Parry's agave P
Subspecies  Agave parryi Engelm. ssp. parryi – Parry's agave P
Species  Agave parviflora Torr. – smallflower century plant P
Species  Agave phillipsiana W.C. Hodgson – Grand Canyon century plant P
Species  Agave rigida Mill. P
Variety  Agave rigida Mill. var. rigida P
Species  Agave schottii Engelm. – Schott's century plant P
Variety  Agave schottii Engelm. var. schottii – Schott's century plant P
Variety  Agave schottii Engelm. var. treleasei (Toumey) Kearney & Peebles – Trelease's century plant P
Species  Agave shawii Engelm. – coastal agave P
Species  Agave sisalana Perrine – sisal hemp P
Species  Agave tequilana F.A.C Weber – tequila agave P
Species  Agave toumeyana Trel. ex Standl. – Toumey's century plant P
Variety  Agave toumeyana Trel. ex Standl. var. bella Breitung – Toumey's century plant P
Variety  Agave toumeyana Trel. ex Standl. var. toumeyana – Toumey's century plant P
Species  Agave univittata Haw. – McKelvey's century plant P
Species  Agave utahensis Engelm. – Utah agave P
Variety  Agave utahensis Engelm. var. eborispina (Hester) Breitung – Utah agave P
Variety  Agave utahensis Engelm. var. kaibabensis (McKelvey) Breitung – Kaibab agave P
Variety  Agave utahensis Engelm. var. nevadensis Engelm. ex Greenm. & Roush – Nevada agave P
Variety  Agave utahensis Engelm. var. utahensis – Utah agave P
Species  Agave weberi Cels ex Poisson – Weber's century plant P
Species  Agave xylonacantha Salm-Dyck – century plant P

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