Agave chiapensis is a succulent plant that forms rosettes of bright green to glaucous green leaves with dark brown to greyish, deltoid…
Meaning: Of or from Chiapas
Derivation: Compound of two words, "Chiapas" and the Latin suffix "-ensis," meaning "of or from a place." The word "Chiapas" refers to Chiapas, the southernmost state in Mexico.
Whereas the generic name must be unique, there are often two or more genera with the same specific epithet. The same epithet can also be used within a species for subspecies, varieties, forms, and cultivars.
Here is a full list of succulents with this epithet. Click on the photo or the name of the plant for which you wish to see further information.