Gasteria pulchra

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Gasteria pulchra


Taxonavigation: Asparagales 
Classification System: APG IV

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

Familia: Asphodelaceae
Subfamilia: Asphodeloideae
Genus: Gasteria
Species: Gasteria pulchra



Gasteria pulchra (Aiton) Haw., Syn. Pl. Succ.: 86 (1812).


  • Basionym
    • Aloe maculata var. pulchra Aiton, Hort. Kew. 1: 469 (1789).
  • Homotypic
    • Aloe pulchra (Aiton) Jacq., Pl. Hort. Schoenbr. 4: 10 (1804).
  • Heterotypic
    • Aloe obliqua DC., Pl. Hist. Succ.: 91 (1802).
    • Gasteria poellnitziana H.Jacobsen, Handb. Succ. Pl. 2: 641 (1954), no Latin descr.


Native distribution areas:
Gasteria pulchra
  • Continental: Africa
    • Regional: Southern Africa
      • S. Cape Prov.

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



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