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Agave deserti Engelm.
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FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Andrenidae  Perdita acaciae @ BBSL (16); UCRC_ENT (36)

Perdita polytropica @ UCRC_ENT (16)

Perdita rhois @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Perdita robustula @ BBSL__PUB (2); UCRC_ENT (1)
Aphididae  Epameibaphis atricornis @ AMNH_PBI (1)
Apidae  Diadasia rinconis @ UCRC_ENT (2)
Cicadellidae  Norvellina bicolorata @ UCR_ENT (1)
Colletidae  Hylaeus episcopalis @ UCRC_ENT (1)
Coreidae  Leptoglossus clypealis @ UCR_ENT (2)
Dictyopharidae  Orgamara reducta @ UCR_ENT (2)

Ticida dammersi @ UCR_ENT (17); UCRC_ENT (1); UCIS (4)
Eurytomidae  Eudecatoma @ UCRC_ENT (1)
Megachilidae  Megachile texana @ UCRC_ENT (2)
Prodoxidae  Prodoxus aenescens @ UCRC_ENT (6); UCIS (1)

Prodoxus marginatus @ UCIS (3)
_  Bonordeniella memoranda @ BPI (1)

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Agave deserti Engelm.
desert agave

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General Information
Symbol: AGDE
Group: Monocot
Family: Agavaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit : Forb/herb
Native Status : L48   N
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Native Status:
lower 48 status L48    Alaska status AK    Hawaii status HI    Puerto Rico status PR    Virgin Islands status VI    Navassa Island NAV    Canada status CAN    Greenland status GL    Saint Pierre and Michelon status SPM    North America NA   


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©J.S. Peterson. USDA NRCS National Plant Data Center (NPDC). United States, CA, Davis, University of California Davis Arboretum. February 4, 2002. Usage Requirements .

©Mark W. Skinner. United States, CA, Riverside Co., Santa Rosa Mountains, Highway 74 at overlook. January 8, 1990. Usage Requirements .

Tracey Slotta. Provided by ARS Systematic Botany and Mycology Laboratory . United States, CA. Usage Requirements .

©Mark W. Skinner. United States, CA, San Diego Co., Anza Borrego State Park, Sunset Mt. April 1, 1996. Usage Requirements .




Click on a scientific name below to expand it in the PLANTS Classification Report.
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 Agave L. – agave
Species Agave deserti Engelm. – desert agave

Subordinate Taxa

The Plants Database includes the following 2 subspecies of Agave deserti . 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>
Agave deserti</i>
Engelm. ssp. <i>
deserti </i>
Agave deserti ssp. deserti
desert agave Distribution of <i>
Agave deserti</i>
Engelm. ssp. <i>
Agave deserti ssp. simplex
desert agave

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