African Plant Database


Aloe africana Mill.
Family : Aloaceae
Family (APGIII) : XANTHORRHOEACEAE
Protologue : Gard. Dict. ed. VIII. n. 4 (1768)
Information on the genus : Aloe
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Pachidendron africanum (Mill.) Haw.
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Aloe bolusii Baker (1881)
=Aloe africana var. latifolia Haw.
=Aloe perfoliata var. ? L.
=Aloe africana var. angustior Haw.
=Pachidendron angustifolium (Haw.) Haw.
=Aloe angustifolia Haw. (1819)
=Pachidendron africanum var. latum Haw.
=Pachidendron africanum var. angustum Haw.
=Aloe pseudoafricana Salm-Dyck
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Tree, Shrub, Succulent- Ht 2 - 4 m. Alt: 75 - 300 m. Distribution: EC, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 9: t.333 (1929).
  • Excelsa 9: 61 (1979).
  • List South. African Succ. Pl. : 7 (1997).
  • Fl. S. Africa 5[1]: 132-133 (2000).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 39555
 
Record n°39555
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