African Plant Database


Aloe greatheadii Schönland
Family : Aloaceae
Family (APGIII) : XANTHORRHOEACEAE
Information on the genus : Aloe
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Aloe greatheadii Schönland var. greatheadii
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Aloe pallidiflora A. Berger (1905)
=Aloe termetophyla De Wild. (1921)
 
Taxon infra-specific
Aloe greatheadii var. davyana (Schönland) Glen & D. S. Hardy (1936)
Aloe greatheadii Schönland var. greatheadii
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb, solitary or suckering to form small groups of plants, acaulescent or with a stout stem to 30 cm tall covered with dead leaf remains
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Ecology : Stony grassland and open Brachystegia woodland; 1000-1500 m alt.
  SE Botswana, S. Africa.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Bradleya 30: 78 (2012)
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
 
Map
carte afrique num 175510
 
Record n°175510
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