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Related to Leiophyllum: Leiophyllum buxifolium
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Noun1.Leiophyllum - one species: sand myrtle
dilleniid dicot genus - genus of more or less advanced dicotyledonous trees and shrubs and herbs
Leiophyllum buxifolium, sand myrtle - low-growing evergreen shrub of New Jersey to Florida grown for its many white star-shaped flowers and glossy foliage
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observ.), and that many leaf-succulent plants, such as Agave lechuguilla and Dasylirion leiophyllum, may also have died when this freeze was followed by the extremely hot, dry summer of 2011.
Vegetation communities varied considerably including desert riparian, juniper Juniperus pinchotii, sotol Dasylirion leiophyllum and desert scrub.
Las especies que caracterizaron a C11 fueron 10 en el siguiente orden: Acacia constricta, Parthenium incanum, Prosopis glandulosa, Flourensia cernua, Acacia greggii, Larrea tridentata, Aloysia gratissima, Mimosa biuncifera, Hilaria mutica, y Dasylirion leiophyllum; su promedio de cobertura fue de 52.86%.
The most common plant debris sheltering whipscorpions were fallen leaves or stems of lechuguilla (Agave lechuguilla), sotol (Dasylirion leiophyllum), blind prickly pear (Opuntia rufida), and rat-tail cactus (Coryphantha pottsii).
(including Leiophyllum and Loiseleuria) and a Phyllodoce clade (also including Epigaea, Kalmiopsis, and Rhodothamnus).