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

        This species is accepted, and its native range is SE. South Sudan to N. Kenya.

    [FTEA]

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

    Distribution
    Flora districts: K1 K4 K7 Range: Not known elsewhere

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Ethiopia, Kenya, Sudan

    Aloe vituensis Baker appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Sep 15, 1994 Newton, L.E. [1994], Sudan K000204920
    Aug 20, 1992 Brandham, P.E. [1794], Kenya K000211002
    Jul 23, 1991 Brandham, P.E. [2073], Kenya K000211003
    Gillett, J.B. [13660], Kenya 2342.000
    Gillett, J.B. [13660], Kenya K000210996
    Robertson, S.A. [7196], Kenya K000211004
    Leach, L.C. [899], Kenya K000211005
    Newton, L.E. [3670], Kenya K000210995
    Newton, L.E. [3798], Kenya K000210998
    Newton, L.E. [3569], Kenya K000210999
    Newton, L.E. [4146], Kenya K000211000

    First published in D.Oliver & auct. suc. (eds.), Fl. Trop. Afr. 7: 458 (1898)

    Accepted by

    • Darbyshire, I., Kordofani, M., Farag, I., Candiga, R. & Pickering, H. (eds.) (2015). The Plants of Sudan and South Sudan: 1-400. 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

    Kew Backbone Distributions
    • 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.
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • Journ. S. Afr. Bot. 36:57 (1970).
    • Reynolds, Aloes Trop. Afr. & Madag.: 529 (1966);
    • E.P. 38: 261 (1908);
    • F.T.A. 7: 458 (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/
    © 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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