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Yucca baccata
Yucca baccata
Photographer: Glenn and Martha Vargas
Organization: California Academy of Sciences
Collection: CalAcademy

ID: 1073 3283 3182 0029 (2002-02-25)

Copyright © 2002 California Academy of Sciences

  • date of photo  Dec 1970
  • latitude 33.89796   longitude -115.87414   max error distance 57576 meters     View on Google Maps.
  • horizontal datum World Geodetic System 1984
  • georeferencing source GeoLocate
  • georeferencing remarks County is incorrect. Should be Riverside instead of Kern County.
  • location   Joshua Tree National Monument (Riverside County, California, US)
  • family Agavaceae
  • notes   close-up of leaves
  • CalAcademy slide #   T 65725
  • photo category: Plant - tree/shrub

  • common names   Banana Yucca, Datil Yucca, Izote De D├ítil (CF, ITIS ) Yucca (photographer)
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  • Reviewers' comments about this photo (review or add another comment)
    1. Reviewed by Brent Miller    May 6, 2003

    Action: changed name from "Yucca whipplei" to "Yucca baccata "

    Reviewer's comments:
         "Y. whipplei does not have fibrous-shedding leaf margins. The shedding margins + lack of above-ground stem indicates Y. baccata.

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