1. Family: Asphodelaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Aloe L.
      1. Aloe littoralis Baker

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Tropical Africa to Namibia.

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Angola, Botswana, Caprivi Strip, Mozambique, Namibia, Northern Provinces, Zimbabwe

    Introduced into:

    Algeria, Canary Is., Morocco

    Aloe littoralis Baker appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    May 9, 1995 Welwitsch [3728], Angola K000256565 syntype
    May 9, 1995 Paterson, M. [31], Botswana K000239820
    Sep 5, 1960 Schinz, H. [42 (Partly)], Botswana K000256566 holotype
    Drummond, R.B. [5209], Botswana K000239818
    Pope, G.V. [286], Botswana K000239821
    Wild, H. [7257], Botswana K000239799
    Welwitsch [3727], Angola K000256567 Unknown type material
    Smith, P.A. [2579], Botswana K000239822
    Ngoni, J.F. [468], Botswana K000239819
    Terry, J. [151], Botswana K000239800

    First published in Trans. Linn. Soc. London, Bot. 1: 293 (1878)

    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.
    • Dobignard, D. & Chatelain, C. (2010). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 1: 1-455. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève.
    • Klopper, R.R., Matos, S. Figueiredo, E. & Smith, G.F. (2009). Aloe in Angola (Asphodelaceae: Alooideae) Bothalia 39: 19-35.
    • Germishuizen, G. & Meyer, N.L. (eds.) (2003). Plants of Southern Africa: an annotated checklist. Strelitzia 14.: i-vi, 1-1231. National Botanical Institute, Pretoria.
    • Pope, G.V. (ed.) (2001). Flora Zambesiaca 12(3): 1-106. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.
    • Maire, R. (1958). Flore de l'Afrique du Nord 5: 1-307. Paul Lechevalier, Paris.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Dobignard, D. & Chatelain, C. (2010). Index synonymique de la flore d'Afrique du nord 1: 1-455. Éditions des conservatoire et jardin botaniques, Genève.
    • Curtis, B. & Mannheimer, C. (2005). Tree Atlas of Namibia: 1-688. The National Botanical Research Institute, Windhoek.
    • Pope, G.V. (ed.) (2001). Flora Zambesiaca 12(3): 1-106. Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Maire, R. (1958). Flore de l'Afrique du Nord 5: 1-307. Paul Lechevalier, Paris.

    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/
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    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