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Yucca filamentosa

Yucca filamentosa L.

Adam's Needle

Agavaceae (Century-Plant Family)


Yucca filamentosa (Adam's needle) #47351

Image Information

Photographer: Cressler, Alan
City: Stone Mountain
County: DeKalb
State: GA
Accession date: 2016-07-08
Filename: A_C_IMG4379.JPG
Slide Index: 27197446206_f59e158c81_o.jpg
Restrictions: Unrestricted
Collection: Wildflower Center Digital Library
Original Format: Digital
Orientation: Landscape
Shot: Close up of a flower with visiting adult Yucca Moths. Photographer's note: "Tegeticula yuccasella, on Yucca filamentosa. Yucca moths apparently pollinate the flowers of Adam's Needle. The larvae feed on the flowers and fruit."
Date Taken: 2016-05-24
NPIN Image Id: 47351

Image Verification

This image has been verified.
By: Joseph A. Marcus
Date: 2016-06-16

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