African Plant Database

Aloe tweedieae Christian
Family : Aloaceae
Protologue : J. S. African Bot. 8: 175 (1942); J. S. African Bot. 8: 173 (1942)
Information on the genus : Aloe
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Aloe secundiflora var. tweediae (Christian) Wabuyele (2006)
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Perennial herb, acaulescent, or older plants developing a short thick stem to 50 cm high, with dead leaves persistent, solitary or in small groups but not suckering
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Ecology : In grass with very open deciduous woodland; semi-desert country with thorn scrub; 1340-1670 m alt.
  Also in SE Sudan

Bibliography for Tropical Africa :
  • Darbyshire, I. Kordofami, M. & al. (2015). The plants of Sudan and south Sudan, An annoted checklist. Kew Publishing
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see under The International Plant Name Index
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Record n°40176 modified 2012-04-13
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