Furcraea foetida

Family:AGAVACEAE
Species:Furcraea foetida (L.)Haw.
Common Name:MAURITIUS HEMP
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Status:Not Native
Specimen: View specimen details in the USF Herbarium Specimen Database

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Classification

FamilyAGAVACEAE
Genus Furcraea
Species Furcraea foetida (L.)Haw. - MAURITIUS HEMP

Citation

Citation FURCRAEA FOETIDA (Linnaeus) Haworth, Syn. Pl. Succ. 73. 1812.
Basionym: Agave foetida Linnaeus 1753.
Type: CURACAO: Without data (lectotype: Plukenet, Phytographia t. 258(2). 1694). Lectotypified by Howard, Fl. Less. Antill., Monocot. 497. 1979.

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Source

CountyHerbariaLiterature Citation (If Applicable)
Miami-Dade USF  

Synonyms

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SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Agave foetida Agave foetida Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 323. 1753. TYPE: CURACAO: Without data (lectotype: Plukenet, Phytographia t. 258(2). 1694). Lectotypified by Howard, Fl. Less. Antill., Monocot. 497. 1979.
Furcraea gigantea Furcraea gigantea Ventenat, Bull. Soc. Philom. Paris 1: 65. 1793.