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Yucca brevifolia Engelm.
JOSHUA TREE
Joshua-Tree

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Yucca brevifolia, whole tree or vine - general
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Yucca brevifolia, whole tree or vine - general

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Yucca brevifolia, twig - orientation of petioles
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Yucca brevifolia, whole tree or vine - view up trunk
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Yucca brevifolia, whole tree or vine - view up trunk
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Yucca brevifolia, bark - of a large tree
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Yucca brevifolia, bark - of a large tree

Yucca brevifolia, leaf - showing orientation on twig
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Yucca brevifolia, leaf - whole upper surface
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Yucca brevifolia, whole tree or vine - general
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Yucca brevifolia, whole tree or vine - general

Associates · map
FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Aphididae  Aphis ( @ CSCA_TCN (2)
Asterolecaniidae  Asterolecanium agavis @ CSCA_TCN (3)
Braconidae  Lysiphlebus ( @ AMNH_PBI (2)
Coreidae  Leptoglossus clypealis @ UCR_ENT (1)
Diaspididae  Abgrallaspis cyanophylli @ CSCA_TCN (4)

Aspidaspis arctostaphyli @ UCR_ENT (11); CSCA_TCN (4)

Situlaspis daleae @ CSCA_TCN (2)
Echinosteliaceae  Echinostelium colliculosum @ BPI (2)
Eriococcidae  Ovaticoccus californicus @ CSCA_TCN (1)
Filobasidiaceae  Filobasidium elegans @ BPI (2)

Filobasidium globosporum @ BPI (2)
Hyponectriaceae  Hyponectria mohavensis @ BPI (3)
Membracidae  Publilia modesta @ UDCC_TCN (1)
Phaeosphaeriaceae  Stagonospora gigantea @ BPI (1)
Phlaeothripidae  Bagnalliella mojave @ UCRC_ENT (5)
Pleosporaceae  Pleospora gigantea @ BPI (1)
Pleurotaceae  Pleurotus ostreatus @ BPI (1)
Pseudococcidae  Chorizococcus snellingi @ CSCA_TCN (4)

Chorizococcus variabilis @ CSCA_TCN (5)
Richardiidae  Omomyia @ UCRC_ENT (1)
_  Igneocumulus yuccae @ BPI (1)

Kellermania anomala @ 374478A (1); 374478B (1); BPI (2)

Kellermania major @ BPI (3)

Kellermania multiseptata @ BPI (1)

Kellermania yuccifoliorum @ BPI (1)

Torula maculans @ BPI (1)

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Yucca brevifolia Engelm.
Joshua tree

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General Information
Symbol: YUBR
Group: Monocot
Family: Agavaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit : Shrub
Tree
Native Status : L48   N
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Classification

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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
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 Yucca L. – yucca
Species Yucca brevifolia Engelm. – Joshua tree

Subordinate Taxa

The Plants Database includes the following 2 subspecies of Yucca brevifolia . Click below on a thumbnail map or name for subspecies profiles. Plant is native (blue) Native Plant is introduced Introduced Plant is introduced Native and Introduced Related taxa legend Distribution of <i>
Yucca brevifolia</i>
Engelm. var. <i>
brevifolia </i>
Yucca brevifolia var. brevifolia
Joshua tree Distribution of <i>
Yucca brevifolia</i>
Engelm. var. <i>
jaegeriana</i>
McKelvey
Yucca brevifolia var. jaegeriana
Jaeger's Joshua tree

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Joshua Tree
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Joshua Tree
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Joshua Tree
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Joshua Tree
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Charles Webber
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Joshua Tree
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Joshua Tree
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Joshua Tree
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Joshua Tree
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Glenn and Martha Vargas
© 2003 California Academy of Sciences

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Joshua Tree
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Charles Webber
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Joshua Tree
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Charles Webber
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Joshua Tree
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Charles Webber
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Joshua Tree
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Joshua Tree
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Charles Webber
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Joshua Tree
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Joshua Tree
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Joshua Tree
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