Aloe hereroensis

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Aloe hereroensis


Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

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

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


Aloe hereroensis Engl., Bot. Jahrb. Syst. 10: 2 (1888).


  • Heterotypic
    • Aloe orpeniae Schönland, Gard. Chron., ser. 3, 38: 385 (1905).
    • Aloe hereroensis var. lutea A.Berger in H.G.A.Engler (ed.), Pflanzenr., IV, 38: 205 (1908).
    • Aloe hereroensis var. orpeniae (Schönland) A.Berger in H.G.A.Engler (ed.), Pflanzenr., IV, 38: 204 (1908).


Native distribution areas:
  • Continental: Africa
    • Regional: Southern Africa
      • Angola; Botswana; Cape Provinces; Free State; Namibia

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



Vernacular names[edit]

Afrikaans: Vlakte-aalwyn, Sandaalwyn

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