Taxus baccata L.
(yew)

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Taxonomic hierarchy:
SpeciesTaxus baccata (yew)
FamilyTAXACEAE (yews)
OrderPINALES (an order of conifers)
ClassPINOPSIDA (conifers)
PhylumTRACHEOPHYTA (vascular plants)
KingdomPLANTAE (plants)
DomainEukaryota (eukaryotes)
LifeBIOTA (living things)
Records of Taxus baccata (Yew) :
1: Taxus baccata (Yew)
18 Jun 2015 OSGR: SU81 50° 50' N, 0° 50' W Vice County: West Sussex (VC 13) England
ancient trees
Image 1: Ancient multi-trunked Yew - upper trunksImage 2: Ancient YewImage 3: Ancient Yew (2)Image 4: Ancient YewsImage 5: Ancient Yews (2)Image 6: Ancient Yews - trunksImage 7: Ancient Yews - upper trunksImage 8: Ancient Yew - trunkImage 9: Ancient Yew - trunk (2)Image 10: Ancient Yew - trunk baseImage 11: Ancient Yew - upper trunksImage 12: Trunk - close-up showing bark
2: Taxus baccata (Yew)
18 Jun 2015 OSGR: SU81 50° 50' N, 0° 50' W Vice County: West Sussex (VC 13) England
ancient tree
Image 1: Ancient Yew - branchesImage 2: Ancient Yew - trunkImage 3: Ancient Yew - trunks
3: Taxus baccata (Yew)
18 Jun 2015 OSGR: SU81 50° 50' N, 0° 50' W Vice County: West Sussex (VC 13) England
yew woodland
Image 1: Yew woodland on side of downland valleyImage 2: Yew woodland on side of downland valley (2)
4: Taxus baccata (Yew)
3 May 2014 OSGR: ST90 50° 50' N, 2° 0' W Vice County: Dorset (VC 9) England
clipped bushes
Image 1: Clipped bushesImage 2: Clipped bushes (2)Image 3: Clipped bushes (3)Image 4: Clipped bushes (4)Image 5: Clipped bushes (5)Image 6: Clipped bushes (6)Image 7: Clipped bushes next to formal Yew hedgesImage 8: Clipped bushes next to formal Yew hedges (2)
5: Taxus baccata (Yew)
7 Feb 1999 OSGR: SU56 51° 20' N, 1° 10' W Vice County: Berks (VC 22) England
Image 1: PollenImage 2: Pollen (2)
6: Taxus baccata (Yew)
4 Mar 1998 OSGR: SU57 51° 30' N, 1° 10' W Vice County: Berks (VC 22) England
Image 1: Leaf spray with male flowersImage 2: Male flowers
7: Taxus baccata (Yew)
13 Sep 1997 OSGR: SU56 51° 20' N, 1° 10' W Vice County: Berks (VC 22) England
Image 1: Aril with seed visible within through terminal openingImage 2: Leaf spray with ripe and unripe fruitsImage 3: Leaf spray with ripe fruitImage 4: LeavesImage 5: Three stages in ripening of fruitImage 6: Twig

Taxus baccata (Yew) may be covered by identification literature listed under the following higher taxa:

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