1. Family: Asphodelaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Aloe L.
      1. Aloe ngongensis Christian

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Kenya to NE. Tanzania.

    [FTEA]

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

    Distribution
    Range: Not known elsewhere Flora districts: K3 K4 K6 T2

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Kenya, Tanzania

    Aloe ngongensis Christian appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 14, 1992 Greenway, P.J. [11854], Tanzania K000211032
    Jan 14, 1992 Greenway, P.J. [12496], Tanzania K000211035
    Jan 14, 1992 Bally, P.R.O. [11448], Kenya K000211023
    Jan 14, 1992 Bally, P.R.O. [11582], Tanzania K000211031
    Jan 14, 1992 Bally, P.R.O. [4188], Kenya K000211041
    Jan 14, 1992 Bally, P.R.O. [11422], Kenya K000211042
    Jan 14, 1992 Napier, E.R. [238], Kenya K000211025
    Jan 14, 1992 Glover, P.E. [3753], Kenya K000211028
    Jan 14, 1992 Reynolds, G.W. [7930], Kenya K000211046
    Jan 14, 1992 Bally [1112], Kenya 2323.000
    Jan 14, 1992 Tweedie [645], Kenya K000211039
    Jan 14, 1992 Richards, H.M. [25776], Tanzania K000211033
    Jan 14, 1992 Richards, H.M. [25774], Tanzania K000211036
    Jan 14, 1992 Richards, H.M. [21806], Tanzania K000211038
    Jan 14, 1992 Bally [12658], Kenya K000211030
    Jan 14, 1992 Bally [46899], Kenya K000211044
    Jan 14, 1992 Perdue, R.E. [8120], Kenya K000211026
    Jan 14, 1992 Perdue, R.E. [8068], Kenya K000211047
    Jan 14, 1992 Gilbert Rogers, C. [20], Kenya K000211024
    Jan 14, 1992 Gilbert Rogers, C. [224], Kenya K000211027
    Jan 14, 1992 Someren, D. van [793], Kenya K000211040
    Jan 14, 1992 Kayu, E.P.K. [457], Kenya K000211043

    First published in J. S. African Bot. 8: 170 (1942)

    Accepted by

    • Carter, S. (1994). Aloaceae Flora of Tropical East Africa: 1-60.

    Not accepted by

    • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne. [Cited as Aloe rabaiensis.]

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Carter, S. (1994). Aloaceae Flora of Tropical East Africa: 1-60.
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • Wild Fl. E. Afr.: 417 (1987), non Rendle
    • Blundell, Wild Fl. Kenya: 116 (1982)
    • U.K.W.F.: 692 (1974);
    • Aloes Trop. Afr. & Madag.: 366 (1966), pro parte;
    • Journ. S. Afr. Bot. 8: 170 (1942).

    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/
    © 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/
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