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

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

    [FTEA]

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

    Distribution
    Flora districts: K1 K4 K7 Range: Ethiopia (Ogaden) and Somalia

    Distribution

    Native to:

    Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia

    Aloe ruspoliana Baker appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Jan 1, 1994 Ellis, P.E. [336], Ethiopia K000204612
    Reynolds, G.W. [7083], Ethiopia K000204613
    Reynolds, G.W. [7085], Somalia K000204615
    Kuchar, P. [17157], Somalia K000204614

    First published in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 7: 460 (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.
    • Thulin, M. (ed.) (1995). Flora of Somalia 4: 1-298. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • Carter, S. (1994). Aloaceae Flora of Tropical East Africa: 1-60.

    Literature

    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • Aloes Trop. Afr. & Madag.: 253 (1966).
    • Journ. S. Afr. Bot. 20: 33 (1954).
    • Journ. S. Afr. Bot. 20:33 (1954)
    • Journ. S. Afr. Bot. 8: 176 (1942).
    • Result. Sci. Miss. Stef.-Paoli, Coll. Bot 1:171 (1916);
    • E.P. 38:266 (1908);
    • F.T.A. 7:460 (1898);

    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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