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Astroloba spirella (Haw.) Molteno & Gideon F. Sm.
Family : Asphodelaceae
Protologue : Haseltonia 25: 76 (2018)
Information on the genus : Astroloba
Basionym : Haworthia spirella Haw.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Haworthia pentagona var. spirella (Haw.) Parr
 Haworthia spirella Haw.
 Aloe spirella (Haw.) Salm-Dyck (1817)
 Apicra spirella Willd. ex Haw. (1819)
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Astroloba spiralis (L.) Uitewaal
=Apicra spiralis (L.) Willd.
=Apicra spiralis (L.) Baker
=Haworthia spiralis (L.) Duval
=Aloe spiralis L. (1753)
=Haworthia imbricata (Haw.) Haw.
=Aloe imbricata Haw. (1804)
=*Aloe spiralis Haw.
=Haworthia pentagona var. spiralis (Haw.) Parr
=Aloe pentagona (Aiton) Haw.
=Haworthia pentagona (Aiton) Haw.
=Aloe spiralis var. pentagona Aiton
=Astroloba pentagona (Aiton) Uitewaal
=Haworthia pentagona var. torulosa (Haw.) Parr
=Apicra pentagona var. torulosa Haw.
=*Haworthia gweneana Parr
=Aloe quinquangularis Schult. f. (1829)
=Apicra pentagona (Aiton) Willd.
=Aloe cylindracea Lam.
  • Molteno S. & G.F. Smith (2019). The taxonomy and identity of Astroloba spirella (Haw.) Molteno & Gideon F.Sm. (Asphodelaceae: Alooideae), a distinctive species from the western Klein Karoo, Western Cape Province, South Africa Bradleya 37: 97-111 
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