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

        This species is accepted, and its native range is S. Ethiopia to N. Kenya.

    [FTEA]

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

    Distribution
    Flora districts: K1 Range: Southern Ethiopia

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Ethiopia, Kenya

    Aloe rivae Baker appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Apr 7, 1998 Friis, I. [9026], Ethiopia K000204429
    Apr 7, 1998 Friis, I. [9026], Ethiopia K000204430
    Jul 21, 1993 Strecker, J.E. [s.n.], Ethiopia K000204426
    Gillett, J.B. [13877], Kenya 2330.000
    Gillett, J.B. [14732], Ethiopia 2333.000
    Gillett, J.B. [14366], Ethiopia K000204428
    Ash [1757], Ethiopia 35911.000
    Reynolds, G.W. [7032], Ethiopia K000204427
    Riva [1509], Somalia K000256380 Unknown type material
    Ruspoli [s.n.], Somalia K000256379 Unknown type material

    First published in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 7: 465 (1898)

    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.
    • Demissew, S. & Nordal, I. (2010). Aloes and other Lilies of Ethiopia and Eritrea, ed, 2: 1-351. Shama Books, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
    • 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.
    • Carter, S. (1994). Aloaceae Flora of Tropical East Africa: 1-60.

    Literature

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • Aloes Trop. Afr. & Madag.: 114 (1966).
    • Journ. S. Afr. Bot. 20: 39 (1954)
    • E.P. 38: 251 (1908);
    • F.T.A. 7: 465 (1898);

    Sources

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
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