Australian New Crops Info 2016
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Listing of Interesting Plants of the World:

Yucca recurvifolia

 

 

This species is usually known as:

Yucca recurvifolia

 

This species has also been known as:

Yucca recurvifolia var. elegans, Yucca recurvifolia var. marginata, Yucca recurvifolia f. marginata, Yucca recurvifolia var. rufocincta, Yucca recurvifolia var. tristis, Yucca recurvifolia f. tristis, Yucca recurvifolia var. variegata

 

Common names:

Curve-Leaf Yucca

 

 

Trends (five databases) 1901-2013:
[Number of papers mentioning Yucca recurvifolia: 27]

 

 

Popularity of Yucca recurvifolia over time
[Left-hand Plot: Plot of numbers of papers mentioning Yucca recurvifolia (histogram and left hand axis scale of left-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box); Right-hand Plot: Plot of a proportional micro index, derived from numbers of papers mentioning Yucca recurvifolia as a proportion (scaled by multiplying by one million) of the approximate total number of papers available in databases for that year (frequency polygon and left-hand axis scale of right-hand plot) and line of best fit, 1901 to 2013 (equation and % variation accounted for in box)] 

[For larger charts showing the numbers of papers that have mentioned this species over years, select this link; there are links to come back from there]

 

Keywords

[Total number of keywords included in the papers that mentioned this species: 142]

 

Encapsulation (7), Coccus hesperidum (5), Metaphycus (4), Coccidae (3), Coccus pseudomagnoliarum (3), Egg maturation (3), Host feeding (3), Metaphycus flavus (3), parasitoid (3), Brood size (2), clutch size (2), developmental mortality (2), Embellisia allii (2), Encyrtidae (2), Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. cepae (2), gregarious development (2), Host size (2), Interactions (2), larval competition (2), Metaphycus angustifrons (2), Parasitoid longevity (2), plant biochemistry (2), plant health (2), plant physiology (2), plant viruses (2), superparasitism (2), Temperature (2), virulence (2), Water activity (aw) (2), yucca recurvifolia (2), Adenine polynucleotide glycosylases (1), All-female broods (1), Anti-HSV activity (1), Artemisia annua (1), Augmentative biological control (1), Biological control (1), Cannibalism (1), Cellular encapsulation (1), chirosporous fungi (1), Citrus (1), Citrus sinensis (1), Coccophagus lycimnia (1), cultivars (1), Cyamopsis tetragonoloba (1), Egg resorption (1), endoparasitoid (1), facultative siblicide (1), facultatively gregarious parasitoid (1), field study (1), fungi on wood (1), gregariousness (1), Heteronomous autoparasitoid (1), host discrimination (1), Immunotoxin (1), infanticide (1), Integrated pest management (1), leaves (1), local mate competition (1), Longevity (1), Melanization (1), Metaphycus helvolus (1), Metaphycus luteolus (1), Metaphycus parasitoids (1), new genus (1), nonfood plant products (1), ovicide (1), Parasitoids (1), patents (1), planting stock (1), precise sex ratios (1), Protein synthesis inhibition (1), Pseuderanthemum bicolor RadPK. (1), rDNA (1), Ribosome-inactivating protein (1), root division (1), rRNA N-glycohydrolases (1), saprobic fungi (1), sex allocation sequence pattern (1), soft scale insects (1), Soft scales (1), stigmasterol (1), Synovigenic (1), systematics (1), systemic resistance (1), tobamoviruses (1), Toxin (1), United States (1), us00pp12192p2 (1), variegation (1), Viral penetration (1), virus infection (1), virus inhibitory agent (1), virus inhibitory agent(s) (1), Yucca gloriosa (1), Yucca leaf protein (1), β-sitosterol (1)

 

[If all keywords are not here (as indicated by .....), they can be accessed from this link; there are links to come back from there]

 

 

Most likely scope for crop use/product (%):
[Please note: When there are only a few papers mentioning a species, care should be taken with the interpretation of these crop use/product results; as well, a mention may relate to the use of a species, or the context in which it grows, rather than a product]

 

hemiparasite (96.84), medicinal (0.33), timber (0.30), fruit (0.29), weed (0.22), ornamental (0.18), boundary (0.18), poison (0.17), dye (0.14), cereal (0.09)…..

 

[To see the full list of crop use/product outcomes, from searching abstracts of the papers that have mentioned this species, select this link; details of the analysis process have also been included; there are links to come back from there]

 

 

Recent mentions of this species in the literature:
[since 2012, with links to abstracts; The references from 1901-2013 which have been used for the trend, keyword and crop use/product analyses below, are listed below these references]

 

Maram L, Ganesh Kumar C, Poornachandra Y and Das B (2015) Stereoselective total synthesis and cytotoxic evaluation of C-9 epimers of herbarumin-II and its C-2 epimer. Tetrahedron Letters 56, 4631-4633. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0040403915009922

Vermeij GJ (2015) Plants that lead: do some surface features direct enemy traffic on leaves and stems? Biological Journal of the Linnean Society 116, 288-294. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/bij.12592

Kapranas A, Giudice DL, Peri E, Millar JG and Colazza S (2013) Emergence, dispersal, and mate finding via a substrate-borne sex pheromone in the parasitoid Metaphycus luteolus. Entomologia Experimentalis et Applicata 148, 74-83. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/eea.12077

Lüttge U (2013) Green nectaries: the role of photosynthesis in secretion. Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 173, 1-11. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/boj.12066

Kapranas A, Tena A and Luck RF (2012) Dynamic virulence in a parasitoid wasp: the influence of clutch size and sequential oviposition on egg encapsulation. Animal Behaviour 83, 833-838. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0003347212000243

 

 

References 1901-2013 (and links to abstracts):
[Number of papers mentioning Yucca recurvifolia: 27; Any undated papers have been included at the end]

 

Kapranas A, Tena A and Luck RF (2012) Dynamic virulence in a parasitoid wasp: the influence of clutch size and sequential oviposition on egg encapsulation. Animal Behaviour 83, 833-8. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0003347212000243

Kapranas A, Giudice DL, Luck RF and Morse JG (2011) Biology and behavior of Metaphycus angustifrons Compere (Hymenoptera: Encyrtidae), a newly discovered parasitoid of soft scale insects (Hemiptera: Coccidae) in California. Biological Control 56, 139-44. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1049964410002380

Kapranas A, Hardy ICW, Morse JG and Luck RF (2011) Parasitoid developmental mortality in the field: patterns, causes and consequences for sex ratio and virginity. Journal of Animal Ecology 80, 192-203. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2656.2010.01767.x

Lee HB and Magan N (2010) The influence of environmental factors on growth and interactions between Embellisia allii and Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. cepae isolated from garlic. International Journal of Food Microbiology 138, 238-42. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S016816051000036X

Kapranas A, Federici BA, Luck RF and Johnson J (2009) Cellular immune response of brown soft scale Coccus hesperidum L. (Hemiptera: Coccidae) to eggs of Metaphycus luteolus Timberlake (Hymenoptera: Encyrtidae). Biological Control 48, 1-5. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1049964408002569

Kapranas A, Wajnberg E and Luck RF (2009) Sequences of sex allocation and mortality in clutches of Metaphycus parasitoids of soft scale insects and the prevalence of all-female broods. Ecological Entomology 34, 652-62. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2311.2009.01115.x

Meyer CJ, Seago JL, Jr. and Peterson CA (2009) Environmental effects on the maturation of the endodermis and multiseriate exodermis of Iris germanica roots. Ann. Bot. 103, 687-702. http://aob.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/103/5/687

Tena A, Kapranas A, Garcia-MarÍ F and Luck RF (2009) Larval cannibalism during the late developmental stages of a facultatively gregarious encyrtid endoparasitoid. Ecological Entomology 34, 669-76. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2311.2009.01116.x

Anonymous (2008) Plant Index. In ‘Plant User Handbook’. (Ed.^(Eds  pp. 381-8. (Blackwell Science Ltd). http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/9780470757208.indsp1

Kapranas A and Luck RF (2008) Egg maturation, host feeding, and longevity in two Metaphycus parasitoids of soft scale insects. Biological Control 47, 147-53. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1049964408001977

Tena A, Kapranas A, Garcia-Marí F and Luck RF (2008) Host discrimination, superparasitism and infanticide by a gregarious endoparasitoid. Animal Behaviour 76, 789-99. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0003347208002145

Kapranas A, Morse JG, Pacheco P, Forster LD and Luck RF (2007) Survey of brown soft scale Coccus hesperidum L. parasitoids in southern California citrus. Biological Control 42, 288-99. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1049964407001363

Kodsueb R, Lumyong S, Ho WH, Hyde KD, McKenzie EHC and Jeewon R (2007) Morphological and molecular characterization ofAquaticheirospora and phylogenetics of Massarinaceae (Pleosporales). Botanical Journal of the Linnean Society 155, 283-96. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1095-8339.2007.00685.x

Anonymous (2006) Subject Index. In ‘Advances in Phytomedicine’. (Ed.^(Eds Mahendra R and María Cecilia C) pp. 473-502. (Elsevier). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1572557X06030194

Rodríguez DJd, Angulo-Sánchez JL and Hernández-Castillo FD (2006) Chapter 14 An overview of the antimicrobial properties of Mexican medicinal plants. In ‘Advances in Phytomedicine’. (Ed.^(Eds Mahendra R and María Cecilia C) pp. 325-77. (Elsevier). http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1572557X06030145

Fiorenzo S (2004) Ribosome-inactivating proteins. Toxicon 44, 371-83. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0041010104001904

Schweizer H, Morse JG, Luck RF and Forster LD (2002) Augmentative releases of a parasitoid (Metaphycus sp. nr. flavus) against citricola scale (Coccus pseudomagnoliarum) on oranges in the San Joaquin Valley of California. Biological Control 24, 153-66. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1049964402000178

Foley TM, Jr. (2001) Yucca recurvifolia plant named ‘Hinvargas’. United States patent. Plant. 6, 192.

Chase MW, De Bruijn AY, Cox AV, Reeves G, Rudall PJ, Johnson MAT and Eguiarte LE (2000) Phylogenetics of Asphodelaceae (Asparagales): An Analysis of Plastid rbcL and trnL-F DNA Sequences. Ann. Bot. 86, 935-51. http://aob.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/abstract/86/5/935

Barbieri L, Battelli MG and Stirpe F (1993) Ribosome-inactivating proteins from plants. Biochimica et Biophysica Acta (BBA) - Reviews on Biomembranes 1154, 237-82. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0304415793900026

Hayashi K, Nishino H, Niwayama S, Shiraki K and Hiramatsu A (1992) Yucca leaf protein (YLP) stops the protein synthesis in HSV-infected cells and inhibits virus replication. Antiviral Research 17, 323-33. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0166354292900273

Abid Ali Khan MM, Jain DC, Bhakuni RS, Zaim M and Thakur RS (1991) Occurrence of some antiviral sterols in Artemisia annua. Plant Science 75, 161-5. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0168945291902306

Khan MMAA and Verma HN (1990) Partial characterisation of an induced virus inhibitory protein, associated with systemic resistance in Cyamopsis tetragonoloba (L.) Taub. plants. Annals of Applied Biology 117, 617-23. http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1744-7348.1990.tb04827.x

White RF and Antoniw JF (1983) Direct control of virus diseases. Crop Protection 2, 259-71. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/0261219483900017

Wang CP and Kameoka H (1980) Constituents of the essential oil of the flower of Yucca recurvifolia Salisb. Nippon Nogei Kagakukai shi. = Journal of the Agricultural Chemical Society of Japan. 54, 331-6.

Okuyama S, Takemi K and Saka H (1978) Studies on inhibitors of plant virus infection. IX. The inhibitory action of the juice from Yucca recurvifolia Salisb. on tobacco mosaic virus infection. Gakujutsu hokoku. = Scientific reports of the Faculty of Agriculture, Ibaraki University. 26, 26.

Okuyama S, Takemi K and Saka H (1978) Studies on inhibitors of plant virus infection. VIII. Some properties of a virus inhibitor in Yucca recurvifolia Salisb. Gakujutsu hokoku. = Scientific reports of the Faculty of Agriculture, Ibaraki University. 26, 26.

Kapranas A, Giudice DL, Luck RF and Morse JG Biology and behavior of Metaphycus angustifrons Compere (Hymenoptera: Encyrtidae), a newly discovered parasitoid of soft scale insects (Hemiptera: Coccidae) in California. Biological Control 56, 139-44. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1049964410002380

Kapranas A, Tena A and Luck RF Dynamic virulence in a parasitoid wasp: the influence of clutch size and sequential oviposition on egg encapsulation. Animal Behaviour. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0003347212000243

Lee HB and Magan N The influence of environmental factors on growth and interactions between Embellisia allii and Fusarium oxysporum f. sp. cepae isolated from garlic. International Journal of Food Microbiology 138, 238-42. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S016816051000036X

 


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