African Plant Database


Aloe gracilicaulis Reynolds & P.R.O. Bally
Family : Aloaceae
Family (APGIII) : XANTHORRHOEACEAE
Protologue : J. S. African Bot. 24: 184-186 (1958)
Information on the genus : Aloe
 
 
Status
Status for TA : accepted (present)
 
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Plants sparsely branched from base with stout stems to 4 m tall; leaves c. 20
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Ecology : Juniperus-Buxus-Dracaena forest; c. 1250 m alt. – 30 km N of "Erigavo" on "Mait" road; not known elsewhere. Plants observed further E (near 49° E) at c. 1600 m alt. are A. miskatana.

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • J. S. African Bot. 24: Plates XXVII & XXVIII (1958).
 
More info on :
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Map
carte afrique num 40149
 
Record n°40149
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