1. Family: Asphodelaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Aloe L.
      1. Aloe purpurea Lam.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Mauritius.

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Mauritius

    Aloe purpurea Lam. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Aug 29, 1997 Coode, M.J.E. [4271], Mauritius K000524199
    Aug 29, 1997 Coode, M.J.E. [4271], Mauritius K000524200
    Aug 29, 1997 Coode, M.J.E. [4271], Mauritius K000524201
    Aug 29, 1997 Coode, M.J.E. [4273], Mauritius K000524202
    Aug 29, 1997 Coode, M.J.E. [4273], Mauritius K000524203
    Aug 29, 1997 Coode, M.J.E. [4269], Mauritius K000524204
    Aug 29, 1997 s.coll. [s.n.] K000524194
    Aug 29, 1997 Bernardi, L [14803], Mauritius K000524198
    Lorence, D. [2697], Mauritius K000524206
    Lorence, D. [2697], Mauritius K000524205
    s.coll. [s.n.], Mauritius K000524195
    s.coll. [s.n.] K000524196
    s.coll. [s.n.] K000524197
    Coode, M. [4269], Mauritius Lomatophyllum purpureum 6049.037

    First published in Encycl. 1: 85 (1783)

    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.
    • Castillon, J.-B. & Castillon, J.-P. (2010). Les Aloe de Madagascar: 1-400. J.-B. & J.-P. Castillon.
    • Eggli, U. (ed.) (2001). Illustrated Handbook of Succulent Plants: Monocotyledons: 1-354. Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York.

    Not accepted by

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

    Literature

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • Eggli, U. (ed.) (2001). Illustrated Handbook of Succulent Plants: Monocotyledons: 1-354. Springer-Verlag, Berlin, Heidelberg, New York.

    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