Taxon profile


false yucca
Hesperaloe Engelm.

kingdom Plantae - plants »  divisio Magnoliophyta - flowering plants »  class Liliopsida - monocotyledons »  order Asparagales »  family Asparagaceae »  subfamily Agavoideae

Included taxa

Number of records: 8

species Hesperaloe campanulata G.D. Starr
species Hesperaloe chiangii (G.D. Starr) B.L. Turner
species Hesperaloe engelmannii Krauskopf ex Baker
species Hesperaloe funifera (K. Koch) Trel. - New Mexico False Yucca
species Hesperaloe malacophylla Hochstätter & Mart.-Aval.
species Hesperaloe nocturna Gentry
species Hesperaloe parviflora (Torr.) J.M. Coult. - Redflower False Yucca
species Hesperaloe tenuifolia G.D. Starr

Links and literature

EN The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [1029341]

Rees, T. (compiler): The Interim Register of Marine and Nonmarine Genera [] [as Hesperaloe Engelmann in S. Watson, 1871]
Data retrieved on: 13 December 2019
EN C. Ulloa et al. (2017): An integrated assessment of the vascular plant species of the Americas, Science. 358. 1614-1617 [as Hesperaloe Engelm.]
Data retrieved on: 19 September 2019

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