1. Family: Asphodelaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Aloe L.
      1. Aloe inermis Forssk.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Saudi Arabia to W. Oman.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Oman, Saudi Arabia, Yemen

    Recorded in error in:

    Somalia

    Aloe inermis Forssk. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Aug 28, 1960 Lunt, W. [225], Yemen K000794485 Unknown type material
    Hepper, F.N. [6022], Yemen 35738.000
    Collenette, I.S. [5881], Saudi Arabia 50057.000
    Wood, J.R.I. [1600], Yemen 29047.243

    First published in Fl. Aegypt.-Arab.: 74 (1775)

    Accepted by

    • Carter, S., Lavranos, J.J., Newton, L.E. & Walker, C.C. (2011). Aloes. The definitive guide: 1-720. Kew Publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Wood, J.R.I. (1997). A Handbook of the Yemen Flora: 1-434. The Board of Trustees of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.
    • Ghazanfar, S.A. (1992). An Annotated Catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Oman and their Vernacular names Scripta Botanica Belgica 2: 1-153.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Thulin, M. (ed.) (1995). Flora of Somalia 4: 1-298. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Ghazanfar, S.A. (1992). An Annotated Catalogue of the Vascular Plants of Oman and their Vernacular names Scripta Botanica Belgica 2: 1-153.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
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    Kew Backbone Distributions
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0

    Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone
    The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families 2019. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and http://apps.kew.org/wcsp/
    © Copyright 2017 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Selected Plant Families. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0