1. Family: Asphodelaceae Juss.
    1. Genus: Aloe L.
      1. Aloe volkensii Engl.

        This species is accepted, and its native range is Rwanda to E. Tropical Africa.

    [FTEA]

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

    Distribution
    Range: Not known elsewhere Flora districts: K7 T2 T 3, T 6; Z
    [FTEA]

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

    Distribution
    Range: Rwanda Flora districts: U2 U3 U 4 K6 T1 T 2;

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    Distribution

    Native to:

    Kenya, Rwanda, Tanzania, Uganda

    Aloe volkensii Engl. appears in other Kew resources:

    Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status
    Greenway, P.J. [10351], Tanzania Aloe volkensii subsp. multicaulis K000256482 holotype

    First published in Pflanzenw. Ost-Afrikas, C: 141 (1895)

    Accepted by

    • Geerinck, D.J.L. (2015). Flore d'Afrique Centrale (Zaïre - Rwanda - Burundi), n.s., Asphodelaceae: 1-43. Jardin Botanique National de Belgique, Meise.
    • Carter, S., Lavranos, J.J., Newton, L.E. & Walker, C.C. (2011). Aloes. The definitive guide: 1-720. Kew Publishing, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew.
    • 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
    • Geerinck, D.J.L. (2015). Flore d'Afrique Centrale (Zaïre - Rwanda - Burundi), n.s., Asphodelaceae: 1-43. Jardin Botanique National de Belgique, Meise.
    • Carter, S. (1994). Aloaceae Flora of Tropical East Africa: 1-60.
    Flora of Tropical East Africa
    • Blundell, Wild Fl. E. Afr.: 417 (1987).
    • Reynolds, Aloes Trop. Afr. & Madag.: 327 (1966);
    • T.T.C.L.: 264 (1949);
    • E.P. 38: 249 (1908);
    • E.P. 38:249 (1908).
    • F.T.A. 7:457 (1898);
    • F.T.A. 7:466(1898);
    • P.O.A. C: 141 (1895);

    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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