African Plant Database


Aloe mendesii Reynolds
Family : Aloaceae
Family (APGIII) : XANTHORRHOEACEAE
Protologue : J. S. African Bot. 30: 31 (1964)
Information on the genus : Aloe
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Plant caulescent; stem pendulous, to 1 m long, 4 cm Ø; leaves ± 10, falcate, hanging downwards
  see more in the book
Ecology : Vertical cliff faces; 2220 m alt.
  Not in Namibia (= A. corallina I. Verd).

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. Africa 45: t.1764 (1978).
  • Fl. S. Africa 5[1]: 83 (2000).
  • Bradleya 29: 61-66 (2011)
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under The International Plant Name Index
 
Map
carte afrique num 39701
 
Record n°39701
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