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Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium
Catalog #: ASU0000503
Occurrence ID (GUID): d9414e70-afb0-4bb7-8e63-588cf6285a3e
Secondary Catalog #: 243794
Taxon: Agave cupreata Trel. & Berger
Family: Agavaceae
Determiner: Abisai Garcia Mendoza
Collector: Abisai Garcia Mendoza   6761   
Date: 1999-03-04
Additional Collectors: A. Gutierrez, S. Franco, A. Castaneda
Locality: Mexico, Guerrero, Mpio. de Tixtla. Zoquiapa.
17.6639  -99.3111
Verbatim Coordinates: DMS: 17d 32m 47s N; 99d 16m 16s W; TRS: T R S
Elevation: 2100 meters (6888ft)
Habitat: Planta semiprotegida que crece a la orilla del bosque de Quercus, sobre ladera pedregosa con una pendiente de 35°. Sobre calizas.
Description: Rosetofila colonial de 1 m de altura y 1 de diametro, con 40-50 hojas. Inflorescencia de 6 m (pedunculo de 3 m.), forma oblonga, con 39 ramas florales. Flores con ovario verde y tepalos naranja, filamentos, estilo y anteras amarillos, con presencia de nectar a las 8 AM, se observo la visita de colibries y avispas pequenas. Abundante. Aqui se ulitiza para hacer mezcal.
Notes: Sheet 2/2
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Record Id: d9414e70-afb0-4bb7-8e63-588cf6285a3e
For additional information on this specimen, please contact: Elizabeth Makings (Elizabeth.Makings@asu.edu)
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Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium (ASU:Plants)
Abisai Garcia Mendoza 67611999-03-04
Catalog Number: ASU0000503
GUID: d9414e70-afb0-4bb7-8e63-588cf6285a3e
Latest Identification: Agave cupreata
Identified by: Abisai Garcia Mendoza


Arizona State University Vascular Plant Herbarium (ASU:Plants)
Abisai Garcia Mendoza 67611999-03-04
Catalog Number: ASU0000504
Latest Identification: Agave cupreata
Identified by: Abisai Garcia Mendoza

Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Abisai Garcia Mendoza 67611999-03-04
Catalog Number: DES00060469
Latest Identification: Agave cupreata
Identified by: Abisai Garcia-Mendoza Mar 4 1999

Desert Botanical Garden Herbarium (DES)
Abisai Garcia Mendoza 67611999-03-04
Catalog Number: DES00060470
Latest Identification: Agave cupreata
Identified by: Abisai Garcia-Mendoza Mar 4 1999

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