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Olea europaea L.
Common Olive; European; Olea europea

Life   Plantae   Dicotyledoneae   Oleaceae   Olea

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FamilyScientific name @ source (records)
Agaricaceae  Phoma oleae @ BPI (2)

Phoma @ 355872B (1); 355872A (1)
Aphelinidae  Aphytis @ UCRC_ENT (2)

Aphytis notialis @ UCRC_ENT (61)

Coccophagus @ UCRC_ENT (21)

Coccophagus nigritus @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Coccophagus philippiae @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Coccophagus pulvinariae @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Coccophagus scutellaris @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Encarsia @ UCRC_ENT (81)

Marietta @ UCRC_ENT (7)
Aphididae  Prociphilus ( @ CSCA_TCN (13); NCSU (12)

Prociphilus @ CSCA_TCN (1)
Asteraceae  Antennaria elaeophila @ BPI (3)
Bolbitiaceae  Bolbitius vitellinus @ BPI (1)
Botryosphaeriaceae  Diplodia elaeophila @ BPI (1)

Diplodia oleae @ BPI (3)

Macrophoma dalmatica @ BPI (1); 360049B (1); 360049A (1)

Macrophoma oleae @ BPI (14)

Macrophoma @ BPI (1)
Braconidae  Psyttalia lounsburyi @ UCRC_ENT (2)

Utetes africanus @ UCRC_ENT (2)
Capnodiaceae  Caldariomyces fumago @ BPI (1)

Capnodium cistophilum @ BPI (1)
Coccidae  Saissetia oleae @ CSCA_TCN (4)
Corticiaceae  Corticium torrendii @ BPI (2)

Punctularia tuberculosa @ BPI (3)
Cribrariaceae  Cribraria violacea @ BPI (1)
Dermateaceae  Gloeosporium olivarum @ BPI (1)

Gloeosporium @ BPI (1)
Diaspididae  Aonidiella aurantii @ CSCA_TCN (1)

Aspidiotus nerii @ UCR_ENT (1)

Diaspidiotus ancylus @ CSCA_TCN (2)

Hemiberlesia lataniae @ CSCA_TCN (1)

Lepidosaphes flava @ CSCA_TCN (3)
Dothioraceae  Metasphaeria @ BPI (1)
Echinosteliaceae  Echinostelium elachiston @ BPI (1)
Elsinoaceae  Elsinoe oleae @ BPI (1)
Encyrtidae  Coccidencyrtus @ UCRC_ENT (43)

Comperiella @ UCRC_ENT (5)

Comperiella bifasciata @ UCRC_ENT (9)

Comperiella lemniscata @ UCRC_ENT (1)

Metaphycus @ UCRC_ENT (7)

Metaphycus helvolus @ UCRC_ENT (46)

Metaphycus luteolus @ UCRC_ENT (28)

Metaphycus stanleyi @ UCRC_ENT (2)

Psyllaephagus euphyllurae @ UCRC_ENT (3)

Psyllaephagus pulchellus @ UCRC_ENT (4)
Hysteriaceae  Hysterium berengerii @ BPI (1)

Hysterographium fraxini @ BPI (3)
Leptosphaeriaceae  Coniothyrium oleae @ 367944A (1); 367944B (1)
Melanommataceae  Melanomma olearum @ BPI (1)
Meripilaceae  Heteroporus biennis @ BPI (1)
Miridae  Coridromius chenopoderis @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Gn_orthotylinigp4 sp_017 @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Gn_orthotylinigp9 sp_002 @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Goodeniaphila cassisi @ AMNH_PBI (1)

Psallus oleae @ AMNH_PBI (3)
Mycosphaerellaceae  Cercospora cladosporioides @ BPI (6)

Cercospora @ BPI (1)

Septoria oleae @ BPI (1)

Septoria oleaginea @ BPI (1)
Mymaridae  Alaptus @ UCRC_ENT (27)
Peniophoraceae  Peniophora moelleriana @ BPI (1)
Phacidiaceae  Ceuthospora phacidioides @ 365983B (1); 365983A (1); BPI (2); 365988B (1); 365988A (1)
Platygloeaceae  Helicobasidium compactum @ BPI (1)
Pleosporaceae  Pleospora herbarum @ BPI (1)
Polyporaceae  Polyporus oleae @ BPI (2)

Polyporus versicolor @ BPI (1)
Reduviidae  Zelus renardii @ AMNH_PBI (2)
Septobasidiaceae  Septobasidium michelianum @ BPI (1)
Stemonitidaceae  Comatricha acanthodes @ BPI (2)
Stereaceae  Stereum ravenelii @ BPI (1)

Stereum repandum @ BPI (1)
Stictidaceae  Stictis panizzei @ BPI (2)
Valsaceae  Cytospora oleae @ BPI (1)

Valsa mediterranea @ BPI (1)
Xylariaceae  Sphaeria oleae @ BPI (1)

Xylaria filiformis @ BPI (1)

Xylaria putaminum @ BPI (1)

Xylaria sicula @ BPI (1)
_  Camarosporium @ BPI (1)

Coleophoma oleae @ BPI (10)

Cycloconium oleagineum @ BPI (11)

Euphyllura olivina @ CSCA_TCN (14)

Gyrothrix verticillata @ BPI (1)

Leptodothiorella @ BPI (1)

Oidiopsis taurica @ BPI (1)

Stuartella formosa @ BPI (1)

Torula oleae @ BPI (2)

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Olea europaea L.

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General Information
Symbol: OLEU
Group: Dicot
Family: Oleaceae
Duration: Perennial
Growth Habit : Shrub
Native Status : HI   I
L48   I
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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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Rank Scientific Name and Common Name
Kingdom Plantae – Plants
Subkingdom Tracheobionta – Vascular plants
Superdivision Spermatophyta – Seed plants
Division Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants
Class Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons
Subclass Asteridae
Order Scrophulariales
Family Oleaceae – Olive family
Genus Olea L. – olive
Species Olea europaea L. – olive

Subordinate Taxa

The Plants Database includes the following 2 subspecies of Olea europaea . 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>
Olea europaea</i>
L. ssp. <i>
(Wall. ex G. Don) Ciferri
Olea europaea ssp. cuspidata
African olive Distribution of <i>
Olea europaea</i>
L. ssp. <i>
europaea </i>
Olea europaea ssp. europaea
European olive

Legal Status

U.S. Weed Information
Olea europaea olive This plant can be weedy or invasive according to the authoritative sources noted below.This plant may be known by one or more common names in different places, and some are listed above. Click on an acronym to view each weed list, or click here for a composite list of Weeds of the U.S.
Cal-IPC California Invasive Plant Council. 2006. California Invasive Plant Inventory. Cal-IPC Publication 2006-02 (1 February 2007). California Invasive Plant Council. Berkeley, California.
HEAR USDI, Geological Survey. 1999. Information index for selected alien plants in Hawaii (20 October 2003). Hawaiian Ecosystems at Risk Project, Biological Resources Division, Haleakala Field Station. Makawao, Hawaii.

Wetland Status

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