1. Family: Asphodelaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Aloe L.
      1. Aloe massawana Reynolds

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Kenya to Mozambique, N. Madagascar.

    [FTEA]

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

    Distribution
    Flora districts: K7 T3 T 6; Z Range: According to Reynolds also from Mozambique and Eritrea

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Kenya, Madagascar, Mozambique, Tanzania

    Aloe massawana Reynolds appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Ash [1816], Ethiopia 35868.000
    Reynolds, G.W. [8733], Tanzania K000256456 isotype
    Giess, W. [13726], Namibia K000523925

    First published in J. S. African Bot. 25: 207 (1959)

    Accepted by

    • Castillon, J.-B. & Castillon, J.-P. (2010). Les Aloe de Madagascar: 1-400. J.-B. & J.-P. Castillon.
    • 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
    • Castillon, J.-B. & Castillon, J.-P. (2010). Les Aloe de Madagascar: 1-400. J.-B. & J.-P. Castillon.
    • Carter, S. (1994). Aloaceae Flora of Tropical East Africa: 1-60.
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • Aloes Trop. Afr. & Madag.: 153 (1966).
    • Journ. S. Afr. Bot. 25: 207 (1959)
    • U.O.P.Z.: 116 & tab. on 117 (1949)

    Sources

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
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    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
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