Aloe alooides

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Aloe alooides


Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

Superregnum: Eukaryota
Regnum: Plantae
Cladus: Angiosperms
Cladus: Monocots
Ordo: Asparagales

Familia: Asphodelaceae
Subfamilia: Asphodeloideae
Genus: Aloe
Species: Aloe alooides



Aloe alooidesa (Bolus) Druten, Bothalia 6: 544 (1956).


  • Aloe recurvifolia Groenew.
  • Notosceptrum alooides (Bolus) Benth. & Hook.f.
  • Urginea alooides Bolus


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Africa
    • Regional:Southern Africa
      • Northern Provinces

References: Brummitt, R.K. 2001. TDWG – World Geographical Scheme for Recording Plant Distributions, 2nd Edition


  • Druten, D. van 1956. Bothalia 6: 544
  • USDA, ARS, National Genetic Resources Program. Germplasm Resources Information Network - (GRIN) [Online Database]. [1]

Vernacular names

Afrikaans: Aal-aalwyn
English: Eel-like aloe
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