African Plant Database

Aloe tugenensis L. E. Newton & Lavranos
Family : Aloaceae
Protologue : J. Cact. Succ. Soc. Amer. 62(5): 215 (1990)
Information on the genus : Aloe
Status for TA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Aloe archeri var. tugenensis (L. E. Newton & Lavranos) Wabuyele
Ecology and distribution
Trop. Afr.
Biology : Shrubby perennial, branching from the base to form loose clumps to 3 m Ø; branches to 1,2 m long, decumbent with apices erect to 70 cm high
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Ecology : Rocky slopes, in heavily grazed Acacia-Commiphora bushland; 1000-1550 m alt. – Endangered.
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see under The International Plant Name Index
carte afrique num 40395
Record n°40395
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