African Plant Database


Aloe myriacantha (Haw.) Schult. & Schult. f.
Family : Aloaceae
Family (APGIII) : XANTHORRHOEACEAE
Information on the genus : Aloe
Basionym : Bowiea myriacantha Haw.
 
 
Status
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Bowiea myriacantha Haw. (1824)
 Leptaloe myriacantha (Haw.) Stapf (1933)
 
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Aloe caricina A. Berger (1905)
=Aloe graminifolia A. Berger (1905)
=Aloe johnstonii Baker
=Leptaloe johnstonii Christian (1940)
=Leptaloe caricina (A. Berger) Stapf
=Leptaloe graminifolia (A. Berger) Stapf
=Leptaloe schliebenii Poelln.
 
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb, Succulent- Ht 0.2 - 0.3 m. Alt: 0 - 1500 m. Distribution: EC, KN, LP, MP, SWZ

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 20: t.799 (1940).
  • Bothalia 20[1&2]: 81 (1990).
  • Fl. Trop. E. Africa Aloaceae: 7,9 (1994)
  • Fl. S. Africa 5[1]: 8 (2000).
  • Bradleya 30: 83 (2012)
 
More info on :
see under Jstor_African Plant Initiative
see under Flore d'Afrique Centrale
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
 
Map
carte afrique num 39717
 
Record n°39717
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