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Linnaean Name: Yucca aloifolia Linnaeus
Reference: Species Plantarum 1 : 319 (1753)
Provenance: "Habitat in Jamaica, Vera Cruce."
Generitype of: Yucca Linnaeus
Designated by: Hitchcock, Prop. Brit. Bot.: 146. 1929.
Type: Lectotype : "Yucca arborescens, foliis rigidioribus, rectis serratis" in Dillenius, Hort. Eltham., 2: 435, t. 323. f. 416, 1732
Designated by: Wijnands in Bot. Commelins : 140 (1983)
Current Name: Yucca aloifolia L.
Current Family: Agavaceae
Record last updated: 03/08/2006