African Plant Database


Aloe eminens Reynolds & P.R.O. Bally
Family : Aloaceae
Family (APGIII) : XANTHORRHOEACEAE
Protologue : J. S. African Bot. 24: 187-190 (1958)
Information on the genus : Aloe
 
 
Status
Status for TA : rejected (present)
 
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Aloidendron eminens (Reynolds & P.R.O. Bally) Klopper & Gideon F.Sm. (2013)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Irregularly branched shrub or tree to 15 m tall; stem up to 1,5 m Ø at base; leaves 16-20
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Ecology : Juniperus forest or evergreen bushland, on limestone; 1300-1800 m alt.
  Pollinated by sunbirds.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • J. S. African Bot. 24: Plates XXX-XXXII (1958).
 
More info on :
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Map
carte afrique num 40143
 
Record n°40143
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