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

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Rwanda to E. Tropical Africa.

    [FTEA]

    Aloaceae, Susan Carter. Flora of Tropical East Africa. 1994

    Distribution
    Flora districts: U2 K5 K6 T1 T 4; Range: Rwanda

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda

    Aloe macrosiphon Baker appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    May 27, 1993 Burtt, B.D. [5186], Tanzania K000256462 isotype
    May 27, 1993 Burtt, B.D. [5186], Tanzania K000256464 isotype
    May 27, 1993 Reynolds, G.W. [8936], Tanzania K000256465 isotype
    Bally, P.R.O. [5426], Kenya 5407.000
    Scott Elliot, G.F. [8176], Tanzania K000256461 holotype
    Burtt, B.D. [2494], Tanzania K000256463 Unknown type material

    First published in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 7: 495 (1898)

    Accepted by

    • Geerinck, D.J.L. (2015). Flore d'Afrique Centrale (Zaïre - Rwanda - Burundi), n.s., Asphodelaceae: 1-43. Jardin Botanique National de Belgique, Meise.
    • Carter, S., Lavranos, J.J., Newton, L.E. & Walker, C.C. (2011). Aloes. The definitive guide: 1-720. Kew Publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.
    • Carter, S. (1994). Aloaceae Flora of Tropical East Africa: 1-60.

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Carter, S. (1994). Aloaceae Flora of Tropical East Africa: 1-60.
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • U.K.W.F.: 690 (1974).
    • Aloes Trop. Afr. & Madag.: 179 (1966).
    • Reynolds, Aloes Trop. Afr. & Madag.: 176 (1966);
    • Kirkia 1: 162 (1961)
    • Journ. S. Afr. Bot. 6:184 (1940).
    • E.P. 38: 273 (1908);
    • F.T.A. 7: 459 (1898);

    Sources

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
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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
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