1. Family: Asphodelaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Aloe L.
      1. Aloe macrocarpa Tod.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Mali to Djibouti.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Benin, Burkina, Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Mali, Nigeria, Sudan

    Aloe macrocarpa Tod. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Apr 1, 2009 Gillett, J.B. [5418], Ethiopia K000204402
    Apr 1, 2009 Gillett, J.B. [5418], Ethiopia K000204401
    Jan 1, 1990 Sebsebe, D. [2380], Ethiopia K000204418
    Oct 26, 1982 Bally, P.R.O. [10095], Somalia K000204413
    Oct 26, 1982 Godding, H.C. [39], Somalia K000204414
    Keay, R.W.J. [25419], Nigeria 1257.000
    Keay, R.W.J. [22725], Nigeria 6603.000
    Latilo [25326], Nigeria 6441.000
    Hepper, F.N. [3944], Cameroon 33241.000
    Gilbert, M.G. [2], Ethiopia K000204417
    Gilbert, M.G. [8862], Ethiopia K000204403
    Mooney, H.F. [5299], Ethiopia K000204404
    Ash [1813], Ethiopia 35885.000
    Melville [16181], Somalia K000204415
    Reynolds, G.W. [8126], Ethiopia K000204420
    Poole, B. [12874A], Nigeria 7099.000
    Burger, W. [3615], Ethiopia K000204399
    Schweinfurth, G. [157], Eritrea K000204409
    Schweinfurth, G. [1377; 1436], Eritrea K000204410
    Schweinfurth, G. [1488], Eritrea K000204408
    Schweinfurth, G. [1757], Eritrea K000204411
    Schweinfurth, G. [1488], Eritrea K000204407
    Ash, J. [1813], Ethiopia K000204400
    de Wilde, W.J.J.O. [10028], Ethiopia K000204416
    Steudner [476], Eritrea K000204412
    Meyer, F.G. [7446], Ethiopia K000204419
    Sebsebe [2286], Ethiopia K000204405
    Sebsebe [2322], Ethiopia K000204406

    First published in Hort. Bot. Panorm. 1: 36 (1876)

    Accepted by

    • Darbyshire, I., Kordofani, M., Farag, I., Candiga, R. & Pickering, H. (eds.) (2015). The Plants of Sudan and South Sudan: 1-400. Kew publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Ruch, N., McCoy, T. & Grace, O.M. (2013). The genus Aloe L. (Xanthorrhoeaceae) in Djibouti Bradleya. Yearbook of the British Cactus and Succulent Society 31: 15-24.
    • Thiombiano, A., Schmidt, M., Dressler, S., Ouédraogo, A., Hahn, K. & Zizka, G. (2012). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Burkina Faso Boissiera 65: 1-391.
    • Carter, S., Lavranos, J.J., Newton, L.E. & Walker, C.C. (2011). Aloes. The definitive guide: 1-720. Kew Publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Demissew, S. & Nordal, I. (2010). Aloes and other Lilies of Ethiopia and Eritrea, ed, 2: 1-351. Shama Books, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
    • Akoègninou, A., van der Burg, W.J. & van der Maesen, L.J.G. (eds.) (2006). Flore Analytique du Bénin: 1-1034. Backhuys Publishers.
    • Edwards, S., Demissew, S. & Hedberg, I. (eds.) (1997). Flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea 6: 1-586. The National Herbarium, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia & The Department of Systematic Botany, Upps.
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.
    • Hepper, F.N. (ed.) (1968). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 3(1): 1-276.

    Literature

    Flora of West Tropical Africa
    • Reynolds, Aloes Trop. Afr. 91 (1966).
    • F.T.A. 7: 462
    • Hort. Bot. Panorm. 1: 36, t. 9 (1875)
    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Ruch, N., McCoy, T. & Grace, O.M. (2013). The genus Aloe L. (Xanthorrhoeaceae) in Djibouti Bradleya. Yearbook of the British Cactus and Succulent Society 31: 15-24.
    • Thiombiano, A., Schmidt, M., Dressler, S., Ouédraogo, A., Hahn, K. & Zizka, G. (2012). Catalogue des plantes vasculaires du Burkina Faso Boissiera 65: 1-391.
    • Carter, S., Lavranos, J.J., Newton, L.E. & Walker, C.C. (2011). Aloes. The definitive guide: 1-720. Kew Publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Edwards, S., Demissew, S. & Hedberg, I. (eds.) (1997). Flora of Ethiopia and Eritrea 6: 1-586. The National Herbarium, Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia & The Department of Systematic Botany, Upps.
    • Hepper, F.N. (ed.) (1968). Flora of West Tropical Africa, ed. 2, 3(1): 1-276.

    Sources

    Herbarium Catalogue Specimens
    'The Herbarium Catalogue, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew. Published on the Internet http://www.kew.org/herbcat [accessed on Day Month Year]'. Please enter the date on which you consulted the system.

    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