Aloe capitata Baker

First published in J. Linn. Soc., Bot. 20: 272 (1883)
This species is accepted
The native range of this species is Madagascar. It is a succulent perennial or chamaephyte and grows primarily in the desert or dry shrubland biome.

Distribution

Native to:

Madagascar

Classification

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POWO follows these authorities in accepting this name:

  • 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.
  • Govaerts, R. (1995). World Checklist of Seed Plants 1(1, 2): 1-483, 1-529. MIM, Deurne.

Other Data

Other Kew resources that provide information on this taxon:

Date Reference Identified As Barcode Type Status Has image?
Jan 1, 1994 Labat, J.-.N.; Du Puy, D.J.; Andriantiana, J. [2357] Madagascar K000286442 Yes
Reynolds, G.W. [7704] Madagascar K000286440 Yes
Perrier de la Bâthie, H. [16181] Madagascar K000286438 Yes
Perrier de la Bâthie, H. [13172] Madagascar K000286441 No

Sources

  • Angiosperm Extinction Risk Predictions v1

    • Angiosperm Threat Predictions
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  • Herbarium Catalogue Specimens

    • Digital Image © Board of Trustees, RBG Kew http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/
  • IUCN Categories

    • IUCN Red List of Threatened Species
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  • Kew Backbone Distributions

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0
  • Kew Names and Taxonomic Backbone

    • The International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants 2024. Published on the Internet at http://www.ipni.org and https://powo.science.kew.org/
    • © Copyright 2023 International Plant Names Index and World Checklist of Vascular Plants. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0