African Plant Database


Aloe decurva Reynolds
Family : Aloaceae
Family (APGIII) : XANTHORRHOEACEAE
Protologue : J. S. African Bot. 23: 15 (1957); J. S. African Bot. 23: 15-17 (1957)
Information on the genus : Aloe
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb, usually solitary, acaulescent or with a very short stem; leaves in a dense rosette, erect-spreading
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Ecology : Montane grassland on steep rocky slopes; 915-1030 m alt.
  Known only from Zembe Mt. (Mozambique).

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • J. S. African Bot. 23: Plate XII and XIII (1957).
  • Fl. Pl. Africa 45: t.1802 (1979).
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
see under Flora of Mozambique
 
Map
carte afrique num 39616
 
Record n°39616
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