Bibiography:  Reference Listing
for the Agavaceae

Bogler, D.J. and B.B. Simpson. 1995. A chloroplast DNA study of the Agavaceae Syst. Bot. 20:191-205.

Bogler, D.J. and B.B. Simpson. 1996. Phylogeny of Agavaceae based on ITS rDNA sequence variation Amer. J. Bot. 83:1225-1235.

Burgess, T. L. 1979. Agave__Complex of the Guadalupe Mountains National Park; putative hybridization between members of different subgenera. In. Genoways, H. H., and R. J. Baker, Biological investigation in the Guadalupe Mountains National Park. National Park Service. Proceedings series No. 4.

Butterwick, M. and J. M. Poole. 1980. Hesperaloe funifera (Agavaceae) in Texas. Sida 8:314-315.

Churchill, S.P. 1986c. Agavaceae. In: Great Plains Flora Association Flora of the Great Plains Pp. 1263-1265, Univ. Press of Kansas, Lawrence.

Gentry, H. S. 1982. Agaves of Continental North America. University of Arizona Press, Tucson, AZ.

Gentry, J. L. 1972. The Agave family in Sonora. Agricultural Handbook No. 399. United States Department of Agriculture, United States Government Printing Office, Washington, D.C.

McKelvey, S. D. 1938. Yuccas of the southwestern United States. Part one. The Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University, Jamaica Plain, MA.

McKelvey, S. D. 1947. Yuccas of the Southwestern United States. Part two. The Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University, Jamaica Plain, MA.

Pellmyr, O. and E.J. Augenstein. 1997. Pollination biology of Hesperaloe parviflora SouthW. Naturalist 42:182-187.

Shinners, L.H. 1951g. Agave lata, a new species from north Texas and Oklahoma Field & Lab. 19:171-173.

Shinners, L.H. 1966a. Texas Polianthes, including Manfreda (Agave subgenus Manfreda) and Runyonia (Agavaceae) Sida 2:333-338.

Starr, G. 1995. Hesperaloe: Aloes of the west Desert Pl. 11:3-8.

Starr, G. 1997. A revision of the genus Hesperaloe (Agavaceae) Madroño 44:282-296.

Trelease, W. 1902. The Yucceae Rep. (Annual) Missouri Bot. Gard. 13:27-133.

Verhoek, S. 1978. Two new species and a new combination in Manfreda (Agavaceae). Brittonia 30:165-171.

Verhoek-Williams, S.E. 1975. A study of the tribe Poliantheae (including Manfreda) and revisions of Manfreda and Prochyanthes (Agavaceae) Unpublished doctoral dissertation, Cornell Univ, Diss. Abstr. Int. 36:356.

Webber, J.M. 1953. Yuccas of the southwest Agric. Monogr. U.S.D.A. 17:1-97.