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Aloe  L.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 42772

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Genus  
  Synonym(s): Chortolirion A. Berger
 
    Aloe X qaharensis Lavranos
 
  Common Name(s): aloes [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
  Global Species Completeness: complete   
  Latest Record Review: 2015   
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae   
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
          SuperdivisionEmbryophyta   
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                   ClassMagnoliopsida   
                      SuperorderLilianae  – monocots, monocotyledons, monocotylédones  
                         OrderAsparagales   
                            FamilyXanthorrhoeaceae   
                               GenusAloe L. – aloes  
    Direct Children:  
                                  Species Aloe aageodonta L.E. Newton  
                                  Species Aloe abyssicola Lavranos & Bilaidi  
                                  Species Aloe abyssinica Lam.  
                                  Species Aloe aculeata Pole-Evans – red hot poker aloe, white-thorn aloe 
                                  Species Aloe acutissima H. Perrier  
                                  Species Aloe adigratana Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe affinis A. Berger – spotted aloe 
                                  Species Aloe africana Salm-Dyck – Uitenhage aloe 
                                  Species Aloe ahmarensis Favell, M.B. Miller & Al-Gifri  
                                  Species Aloe albida (Stapf) Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe albiflora Guillaumin  
                                  Species Aloe albostriata T.A. McCoy, Rakouth & Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe albovestita S. Carter & Brandham  
                                  Species Aloe aldabrensis (Marais) L.E. Newton & G.D. Rowley  
                                  Species Aloe alexandrei Ellert  
                                  Species Aloe alfredii Rauh  
                                  Species Aloe alooides (Bolus) Druten – Graskop aloe, skirt aloe 
                                  Species Aloe ambigens Chiov.  
                                  Species Aloe ambositrae J.-B. Castillon  
                                  Species Aloe ambrensis J.-B. Castillon  
                                  Species Aloe amicorum L.E. Newton  
                                  Species Aloe ammophila Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe ampefyana J.-B. Castillon  
                                  Species Aloe amudatensis Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe analavelonensis Letsara, Rakotoar. & Almeda  
                                  Species Aloe andersonii van Jaarsv.  
                                  Species Aloe andongensis Baker  
                                  Species Aloe andringitrensis H. Perrier  
                                  Species Aloe angelica Pole-Evans – Wylliespoort aloe 
                                  Species Aloe angolensis Baker  
                                  Species Aloe anivoranoensis (Rauh & Hebding) L.E. Newton & G.D. Rowley  
                                  Species Aloe ankoberensis M.G. Gilbert & Sebsebe  
                                  Species Aloe anodonta T.A. McCoy & Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe X anosyana J.-P. Castillon  
                                  Species Aloe antandroi (Decary) H. Perrier  
                                  Species Aloe antoetrana J.-B. Castillon  
                                  Species Aloe antonii J.-B. Castillon  
                                  Species Aloe antsingyensis (Leandri) L.E. Newton & G.D. Rowley  
                                  Species Aloe arborescens Mill. – candelabra aloe, aloé arborescente, aločs arborescent, atzavara, balsemera, pulpos, zabila, candelabra plant, Kidachi aloe, mountain bush aloe, octopus plant, Oldenland's bush aloe, sword aloe, woody aloe, torch plant, krans aloe, krantz aloe 
                                  Species Aloe archeri Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe arenicola Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe argenticauda Merxm. & Giess – silver-tailed aloe 
                                  Species Aloe argyrostachys Lavranos, Rakouth & T.A. McCoy  
                                  Species Aloe armatissima Lavranos & Collen.  
                                  Species Aloe asperifolia A. Berger  
                                  Species Aloe aufensis T.A. McCoy  
                                  Species Aloe aurelienii J.-B. Castillon  
                                  Species Aloe austroarabica T.A. McCoy & Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe babatiensis Christian & I. Verd.  
                                  Species Aloe bakeri Scott-Elliot  
                                  Species Aloe ballii Reynolds – John Ball's cliff aloe 
                                  Species Aloe ballyi Reynolds – rat aloe 
                                  Species Aloe barbara-jeppeae T.A. McCoy & Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe barbertoniae Pole-Evans – Barberton aloe 
                                  Species Aloe bargalensis Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe beankaensis Letsara, Rakotoar. & Almeda  
                                  Species Aloe belavenokensis (Rauh & Gerold) L.E. Newton & G.D. Rowley  
                                  Species Aloe bella G.D. Rowley  
                                  Species Aloe bellatula Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe benishangulana Sebsebe & Tesfaye  
                                  Species Aloe berevoana Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe bergeriana (Dinter) Boatwr. & J.C. Manning  
                                  Species Aloe bernadetteae J.-B. Castillon  
                                  Species Aloe bernardii J.-B. Castillon  
                                  Species Aloe bertemariae Sebsebe & Dioli  
                                  Species Aloe betsileensis H. Perrier  
                                  Species Aloe bicomitum L.C. Leach  
                                  Species Aloe boiteaui Guillaumin  
                                  Species Aloe boscawenii Christian  
                                  Species Aloe bosseri J.-B. Castillon  
                                  Species Aloe bowiea Schult. & Schult. f. – Coega aloe 
                                  Species Aloe boylei Baker – broad-leaved grass aloe 
                                  Species Aloe braamvanwykii Gideon F. Sm. & Figueiredo  
                                  Species Aloe brachystachys Baker  
                                  Species Aloe branddraaiensis Groenew.  
                                  Species Aloe brandhamii S. Carter  
                                  Species Aloe brevifolia Mill.  
                                  Species Aloe breviscapa Reynolds & P.R.O. Bally  
                                  Species Aloe broomii Schönland  
                                  Species Aloe brunneodentata Lavranos & Collen.  
                                  Species Aloe brunneostriata Lavranos & S. Carter  
                                  Species Aloe bruynsii P.I. Forst.  
                                  Species Aloe buchananii Baker  
                                  Species Aloe buchlohii Rauh  
                                  Species Aloe buettneri A. Berger – West African aloe 
                                  Species Aloe buhrii Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe bukobana Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe bulbicaulis Christian  
                                  Species Aloe bulbillifera H. Perrier  
                                  Species Aloe bullockii Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe burgersfortensis Reynolds – Burgersfort aloe 
                                  Species Aloe bussei A. Berger  
                                  Species Aloe butiabana T.C. Cole & T.G. Forrest  
                                  Species Aloe calcairophila Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe calidophila Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe cameronii Hemsl.  
                                  Species Aloe camperi Schweinf. – Camper's aloe 
                                  Species Aloe canarina S. Carter  
                                  Species Aloe candelabrum A. Berger – candelabra aloe 
                                  Species Aloe canis S. Lane  
                                  Species Aloe cannellii L.C. Leach  
                                  Species Aloe capitata Baker  
                                  Species Aloe capmanambatoensis Rauh & Gerold  
                                  Species Aloe carnea S. Carter  
                                  Species Aloe carolineae L.E. Newton  
                                  Species Aloe castanea Schönland – cat's-tail aloe, chestnut brown aloe 
                                  Species Aloe castellorum J.R.I. Wood  
                                  Species Aloe castilloniae J.-B. Castillon  
                                  Species Aloe cataractarum T.A. McCoy & Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe catengiana Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe cephalophora Lavranos & Collen.  
                                  Species Aloe chabaudii Schönland – Chabaud's aloe, Chizarira escarpment aloe, dwala aloe, grey aloe, Hunyani range aloe, Vereker's dwala aloe, Zambezi gorges aloe 
                                  Species Aloe challisii van Jaarsv. & A.E. van Wyk  
                                  Species Aloe charlotteae J.-B. Castillon  
                                  Species Aloe cheranganiensis S. Carter & Brandham  
                                  Species Aloe chlorantha Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe chortolirioides A. Berger  
                                  Species Aloe christianii Reynolds – Basil Christian's aloe 
                                  Species Aloe chrysostachys Lavranos & L.E. Newton  
                                  Species Aloe cipolinicola (H. Perrier) J.-B. Castillon & J.-P. Castillon  
                                  Species Aloe citrea (Guillaumin) L.E. Newton & G.D. Rowley  
                                  Species Aloe citrina S. Carter & Brandham  
                                  Species Aloe clarkei L.E. Newton  
                                  Species Aloe classenii Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe claviflora Burch. – cannon aloe, kraalaloe 
                                  Species Aloe collenetteae Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe collina S. Carter  
                                  Species Aloe comosa Marloth & A. Berger – aloe with hair-like tufts, Clanwilliam aloe 
                                  Species Aloe compressa H. Perrier  
                                  Species Aloe comptonii Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe condyae van Jaarsv. & P. Nel  
                                  Species Aloe confusa Engl.  
                                  Species Aloe congdonii S. Carter  
                                  Species Aloe conifera H. Perrier  
                                  Species Aloe cooperi Baker – Cooper's aloe 
                                  Species Aloe corallina I. Verd.  
                                  Species Aloe X corderoyi A. Berger  
                                  Species Aloe X corifolia Pillans  
                                  Species Aloe craibii Gideon F. Sm.  
                                  Species Aloe crassipes Baker  
                                  Species Aloe cremnophila Reynolds & P.R.O. Bally  
                                  Species Aloe cryptoflora Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe cryptopoda Baker – Dr. Kirk's aloe, spire aloe, yellow aloe 
                                  Species Aloe cyrillei J.-B. Castillon  
                                  Species Aloe cyrtophylla Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe dabenorisana van Jaarsv.  
                                  Species Aloe darainensis J.-P. Castillon  
                                  Species Aloe davyana Schönland – spotted aloe 
                                  Species Aloe dawei A. Berger  
                                  Species Aloe debrana Christian  
                                  Species Aloe decaryi Guillaumin  
                                  Species Aloe decorsei H. Perrier  
                                  Species Aloe decurva Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe deinacantha T.A. McCoy, Rakouth & Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe X deleuili hort.  
                                  Species Aloe delicatifolia J.-B. Castillon  
                                  Species Aloe delphinensis Rauh  
                                  Species Aloe deltoideodonta Baker  
                                  Species Aloe descoingsii Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe deserti A. Berger  
                                  Species Aloe X desmetiana Baker  
                                  Species Aloe dewetii Reynolds – De Wet's aloe 
                                  Species Aloe dewinteri Giess  
                                  Species Aloe dhufarensis Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe diolii L.E. Newton  
                                  Species Aloe dispar A. Berger  
                                  Species Aloe distans Haw. – short-leaved aloe 
                                  Species Aloe divaricata A. Berger  
                                  Species Aloe djiboutiensis T.A. McCoy  
                                  Species Aloe doddsiorum T.A. McCoy & Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe dominella Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe dorotheae A. Berger  
                                  Species Aloe downsiana T.A. McCoy & Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe droseroides Lavranos & T.A. McCoy  
                                  Species Aloe duckeri Christian  
                                  Species Aloe dyeri Schönland  
                                  Species Aloe ecklonis Salm-Dyck – Ecklon's aloe, grass aloe 
                                  Species Aloe edentata Lavranos & Collen.  
                                  Species Aloe edouardii Rebmann  
                                  Species Aloe elata S. Carter & L.E. Newton  
                                  Species Aloe elegans Tod.  
                                  Species Aloe elegantissima T.A. McCoy & Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe elgonica Bullock  
                                  Species Aloe elkerriana Dioli & T.A. McCoy  
                                  Species Aloe ellenbeckii A. Berger  
                                  Species Aloe eremophila Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe erensii Christian  
                                  Species Aloe ericahenriettae T.A. McCoy  
                                  Species Aloe ericetorum Bosser  
                                  Species Aloe erinacea D.S. Hardy  
                                  Species Aloe erythrophylla Bosser  
                                  Species Aloe esculenta L.C. Leach  
                                  Species Aloe estevei Rebmann  
                                  Species Aloe eumassawana S. Carter, M.G. Gilbert & Sebsebe  
                                  Species Aloe excelsa A. Berger  
                                  Species Aloe eximia Lavranos & T.A. McCoy  
                                  Species Aloe falcata Baker  
                                  Species Aloe ferox Mill. – Cape aloe, bitter aloe, Cape prickly aloe, common aloe, cultivated aloe, acibara, áloe del cabo, aločs du Cap, medicinal aloe, new aloes, red aloe, tap aloe 
                                  Species Aloe fibrosa Lavranos & L.E. Newton  
                                  Species Aloe fievetii Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe fimbrialis S. Carter  
                                  Species Aloe fleurentinorum Lavranos & L.E. Newton  
                                  Species Aloe fleuretteana Rauh & Gerold  
                                  Species Aloe flexilifolia Christian  
                                  Species Aloe florenceae Lavranos & T.A. McCoy  
                                  Species Aloe forbesii Balf. f.  
                                  Species Aloe fosteri Pillans  
                                  Species Aloe fouriei D.S. Hardy & Glen  
                                  Species Aloe fragilis Lavranos & Röösli  
                                  Species Aloe framesii L. Bolus – bitter aloe 
                                  Species Aloe francombei L.E. Newton  
                                  Species Aloe friisii Sebsebe & M.G. Gilbert  
                                  Species Aloe fulleri Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe gariepensis Pillans – Gariep aloe, Orange River aloe 
                                  Species Aloe gautieri J.-P. Castillon & Nusb.  
                                  Species Aloe gerstneri Reynolds – Gerstner's aloe 
                                  Species Aloe ghibensis Sebsebe & Friis  
                                  Species Aloe gigas Res.  
                                  Species Aloe gilbertii T. Reynolds ex Sebsebe & Brandham  
                                  Species Aloe gillettii S. Carter  
                                  Species Aloe glabrescens (Reynolds & P.R.O. Bally) S. Carter & Brandham  
                                  Species Aloe glauca Mill.  
                                  Species Aloe globuligemma Pole-Evans – witchdoctor's aloe 
                                  Species Aloe gneissicola (H. Perrier) J.-B. Castillon & J.-P. Castillon  
                                  Species Aloe gossweileri Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe gracilicaulis Reynolds & P.R.O. Bally – soft distant sword-leaved aloe 
                                  Species Aloe graciliflora Groenew.  
                                  Species Aloe grandidentata Salm-Dyck  
                                  Species Aloe graniticola Rebmann  
                                  Species Aloe grata Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe greatheadii Schönland – Greathead's aloe, Greathead's spotted leaf aloe 
                                  Species Aloe greenii Baker  
                                  Species Aloe grisea S. Carter & Brandham  
                                  Species Aloe guerrae Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe guillaumetii Cremers  
                                  Species Aloe haggeherensis T.A. McCoy & Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe hahnii Gideon F. Sm. & Klopper  
                                  Species Aloe X hanburyi Borzí  
                                  Species Aloe hardyi Glen  
                                  Species Aloe harlana Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe haroniensis T.A. McCoy, Plowes & O.J. Baptista  
                                  Species Aloe haworthii Sweet  
                                  Species Aloe haworthioides Baker  
                                  Species Aloe hazeliana Reynolds – Hazel's rock aloe 
                                  Species Aloe helenae Danguy  
                                  Species Aloe heliderana Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe hemmingii Reynolds & P.R.O. Bally  
                                  Species Aloe hendrickxii Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe hereroensis Engl. – sand aloe, Hereroland aloe, Herero aloe 
                                  Species Aloe X hertrichii E. Walther  
                                  Species Aloe X heteracantha Baker  
                                  Species Aloe heybensis Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe hildebrandtii Baker  
                                  Species Aloe hlangapies Groenew.  
                                  Species Aloe hoffmannii Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe X hoyeri Radi  
                                  Species Aloe humbertii H. Perrier  
                                  Species Aloe humilis (L.) Mill. – dwarf hedgehog aloe, hedgehog aloe 
                                  Species Aloe huntleyana van Jaarsv. & Swanepoel  
                                  Species Aloe ibitiensis H. Perrier  
                                  Species Aloe ifanadianae J.-B. Castillon  
                                  Species Aloe ikiorum Dioli & G. Powys  
                                  Species Aloe imalotensis Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe X imerinensis Bosser  
                                  Species Aloe inamara L.C. Leach  
                                  Species Aloe inconspicua Plowes  
                                  Species Aloe inermis Forssk.  
                                  Species Aloe inexpectata Lavranos & T.A. McCoy  
                                  Species Aloe X insignis N.E. Br.  
                                  Species Aloe integra Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe inyangensis Christian – Inyanga aloe 
                                  Species Aloe irafensis Lavranos, T.A. McCoy & Al-Gifri  
                                  Species Aloe isaloensis H. Perrier  
                                  Species Aloe ithya T.A. McCoy & L.E. Newton  
                                  Species Aloe ivakoanyensis Letsara, Rakotoar. & Almeda  
                                  Species Aloe jacksonii Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe jawiyon Christie, Hannon & Oakman  
                                  Species Aloe jeppeae Klopper & Gideon F. Sm.  
                                  Species Aloe jibisana L.E. Newton  
                                  Species Aloe johannis J.-B. Castillon  
                                  Species Aloe johannis-bernardii J.-P. Castillon  
                                  Species Aloe johannis-philippei J.-B. Castillon  
                                  Species Aloe jucunda Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe juvenna Brandham & S. Carter  
                                  Species Aloe kahinii T.A. McCoy & Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe kamnellii van Jaarsv.  
                                  Species Aloe kaokoensis van Jaarsv., Swanepoel & A.E. van Wyk  
                                  Species Aloe karasbergensis Pillans  
                                  Species Aloe X keayi Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe kedongensis Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe kefaensis M.G. Gilbert & Sebsebe  
                                  Species Aloe ketabrowniorum L.E. Newton  
                                  Species Aloe khamiesensis Pillans – Kamiesberg aloe, Namaqua aloe 
                                  Species Aloe kilifiensis Christian  
                                  Species Aloe knersvlaktensis S.J. Marais  
                                  Species Aloe kniphofioides Baker – grass aloe 
                                  Species Aloe komaggasensis Kritz. & van Jaarsv.  
                                  Species Aloe komatiensis Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe kouebokkeveldensis van Jaarsv. & A.B. Low  
                                  Species Aloe krapohliana Marloth – Krapohl's aloe, miniature aloe, painted-leaved aloe 
                                  Species Aloe kraussii Baker – broad-leaved yellow grass aloe 
                                  Species Aloe kulalensis L.E. Newton & Beentje  
                                  Species Aloe kwasimbana T.A. McCoy & Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe labworana (Reynolds) S. Carter  
                                  Species Aloe laeta A. Berger  
                                  Species Aloe lanata T.A. McCoy & Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe latens T.A. McCoy & Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe lateritia Engl.  
                                  Species Aloe lavranosii Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe leandrii Bosser  
                                  Species Aloe leedalii S. Carter  
                                  Species Aloe lensayuensis Lavranos & L.E. Newton  
                                  Species Aloe lepida L.C. Leach  
                                  Species Aloe leptosiphon A. Berger  
                                  Species Aloe lettyae Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe leucantha A. Berger  
                                  Species Aloe liliputana van Jaarsv. & Harrower  
                                  Species Aloe lindenii Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe linearifolia A. Berger – dwarf yellow grass aloe 
                                  Species Aloe lineata (Aiton) Haw. – lined red-spined aloe, red spined striped aloe 
                                  Species Aloe littoralis Baker – aloe of the shore, Luanda tree aloe, mopane aloe, sea-side aloe, Windhoek aloe 
                                  Species Aloe lolwensis L.E. Newton  
                                  Species Aloe lomatophylloides Balf. f. – ananas marron 
                                  Species Aloe longibracteata Pole-Evans – Limpopo spotted aloe 
                                  Species Aloe longistyla Baker – Karoo aloe 
                                  Species Aloe luapulana L.C. Leach  
                                  Species Aloe lucile-allorgeae Rauh  
                                  Species Aloe luntii Baker  
                                  Species Aloe lutescens Groenew. – Malapati aloe 
                                  Species Aloe macleayi Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe macra Haw. – mazambron marron, mazambron sauvage 
                                  Species Aloe macrocarpa Tod.  
                                  Species Aloe macroclada Baker  
                                  Species Aloe macrosiphon Baker  
                                  Species Aloe maculata All. – áloe, atzavara, balsemera, broadleaf aloe, common soap aloe, broad-leaved aloe, curalotodo, pitzabila, white spotted aloe, zabila 
                                  Species Aloe mahraensis Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe makayana Lavranos, Rakouth & T.A. McCoy  
                                  Species Aloe manandonae J.-B. Castillon & J.-P. Castillon  
                                  Species Aloe mandotoensis J.-B. Castillon  
                                  Species Aloe mandrarensis J.-P. Castillon  
                                  Species Aloe marlothii A. Berger – Transvaal aloe, tree aloe, mountain aloe, flat-flowered aloe 
                                  Species Aloe martialii J.-B. Castillon  
                                  Species Aloe massawana Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe mawii Christian  
                                  Species Aloe mayottensis A. Berger  
                                  Species Aloe mccoyi Lavranos & Miles  
                                  Species Aloe mcloughlinii Christian  
                                  Species Aloe medishiana Reynolds & P.R.O. Bally  
                                  Species Aloe megalacantha Baker  
                                  Species Aloe megalocarpa Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe melanacantha A. Berger – black thorn aloe 
                                  Species Aloe X menachensis (Schweinf.) Blatt.  
                                  Species Aloe mendesii Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe menyharthii Baker  
                                  Species Aloe metallica Engl. & Gilg  
                                  Species Aloe meyeri van Jaarsv.  
                                  Species Aloe micracantha Haw. – fynbos grass aloe 
                                  Species Aloe microdonta Chiov.  
                                  Species Aloe microstigma Salm-Dyck  
                                  Species Aloe millotii Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe milne-redheadii Christian  
                                  Species Aloe minima Baker  
                                  Species Aloe miskatana S. Carter  
                                  Species Aloe mitsioana J.-B. Castillon  
                                  Species Aloe mocamedensis van Jaarsv.  
                                  Species Aloe modesta Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe molederana Lavranos & Glen  
                                  Species Aloe monotropa I. Verd.  
                                  Species Aloe monteiroi Baker  
                                  Species Aloe X montemartinii Catal.  
                                  Species Aloe monticola Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe montis-nabro Orlando & El Azzouni  
                                  Species Aloe morijensis S. Carter & Brandham  
                                  Species Aloe mossurilensis Ellert  
                                  Species Aloe mottramiana J.-B. Castillon  
                                  Species Aloe mubendiensis Christian  
                                  Species Aloe mudenensis Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe multicolor L.E. Newton  
                                  Species Aloe munchii Christian – Munch's great Chimanimani aloe 
                                  Species Aloe murina L.E. Newton  
                                  Species Aloe musapana Reynolds – Musapa aloe 
                                  Species Aloe mutabilis Pillans – blue krantz aloe 
                                  Species Aloe mutans Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe myriacantha (Haw.) Schult. & Schult. f. – grass aloe 
                                  Species Aloe mzimbana Christian  
                                  Species Aloe namibensis Giess – Namib aloe 
                                  Species Aloe namorokaensis (Rauh) L.E. Newton & G.D. Rowley  
                                  Species Aloe neilcrouchii Klopper & Gideon F. Sm.  
                                  Species Aloe neoqaharensis T.A. McCoy  
                                  Species Aloe neosteudneri Lavranos & T.A. McCoy  
                                  Species Aloe newtonii J.-B. Castillon  
                                  Species Aloe ngongensis Christian  
                                  Species Aloe nicholsii Gideon F. Sm. & N.R. Crouch  
                                  Species Aloe niebuhriana Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe niensiensis L.E. Newton  
                                  Species Aloe X nobilis Haw.  
                                  Species Aloe nordaliae Wabuyele  
                                  Species Aloe nubigena Groenew. – cloud-borne aloe 
                                  Species Aloe nugalensis Thulin  
                                  Species Aloe nuttii Baker  
                                  Species Aloe nyeriensis Christian  
                                  Species Aloe occidentalis (H. Perrier) L.E. Newton & G.D. Rowley  
                                  Species Aloe officinalis Forssk.  
                                  Species Aloe oligophylla Baker  
                                  Species Aloe omavandae van Jaarsv. & A.E. van Wyk  
                                  Species Aloe omoana T.A. McCoy & Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe orientalis (H. Perrier) L.E. Newton & G.D. Rowley  
                                  Species Aloe orlandi Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe ortholopha Christian & Milne-Redh. – dyke aloe 
                                  Species Aloe otallensis Baker  
                                  Species Aloe pachydactylos T.A. McCoy & Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe pachygaster Dinter  
                                  Species Aloe paedogona A. Berger  
                                  Species Aloe palmiformis Baker  
                                  Species Aloe X panormitana Guillaumin  
                                  Species Aloe parallelifolia H. Perrier  
                                  Species Aloe parvibracteata Schönland – Lowveld spotted aloe, Lowveld spotted leaf aloe, purple spotted aloe 
                                  Species Aloe parvidens M.G. Gilbert & Sebsebe  
                                  Species Aloe parvula A. Berger  
                                  Species Aloe patersonii Mathew  
                                  Species Aloe pavelkae van Jaarsv., Swanepoel, A.E. van Wyk & Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe pearsonii Schönland  
                                  Species Aloe peckii P.R.O. Bally & I. Verd.  
                                  Species Aloe peglerae Schönland – red-hot poker, Turk's cap aloe 
                                  Species Aloe pembana L.E. Newton  
                                  Species Aloe pendens Forssk.  
                                  Species Aloe penduliflora Baker  
                                  Species Aloe percrassa Tod.  
                                  Species Aloe perdita Ellert  
                                  Species Aloe perfoliata L. – mitra aloe 
                                  Species Aloe perrieri Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe perryi Baker – Perry's aloe, Socotra aloe, Zanzibar aloe 
                                  Species Aloe petricola Pole-Evans – rock aloe 
                                  Species Aloe petrophila Pillans  
                                  Species Aloe peyrierasii Cremers  
                                  Species Aloe X philippei J.-B. Castillon  
                                  Species Aloe pictifolia D.S. Hardy  
                                  Species Aloe pienaarii Pole-Evans  
                                  Species Aloe pirottae A. Berger  
                                  Species Aloe plowesii Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe pluridens Haw. – French aloe, many-toothed aloe, many-toothed tree aloe 
                                  Species Aloe polyphylla Schönland ex Pillans – Basotoland aloe, coiled aloe, spiral aloe 
                                  Species Aloe porphyrostachys Lavranos & Collen.  
                                  Species Aloe powysiorum L.E. Newton & Beentje  
                                  Species Aloe praetermissa T.A. McCoy & Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe pratensis Baker – meadow aloe 
                                  Species Aloe pretoriensis Pole-Evans – mist belt tree aloe, Pretoria aloe 
                                  Species Aloe X principis (Haw.) Stearn – Mossel Bay hybrid aloe 
                                  Species Aloe prinslooi I. Verd. & D.S. Hardy – spotted aloe 
                                  Species Aloe procera L.C. Leach  
                                  Species Aloe pronkii Lavranos, Rakouth & T.A. McCoy  
                                  Species Aloe propagulifera (Rauh & Razaf.) L.E. Newton & G.D. Rowley  
                                  Species Aloe prostrata (H. Perrier) L.E. Newton & G.D. Rowley  
                                  Species Aloe pruinosa Reynolds – powder aloe 
                                  Species Aloe pseudoparvula J.-B. Castillon  
                                  Species Aloe pseudorubroviolacea Lavranos & Collen.  
                                  Species Aloe X puberula (Schweinf.) A. Berger  
                                  Species Aloe pubescens Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe pulcherrima M.G. Gilbert & Sebsebe  
                                  Species Aloe purpurea Lam. – mazambron marron, mazambron sauvage, Socotrine du pays 
                                  Species Aloe pustuligemma L.E. Newton  
                                  Species Aloe rabaiensis Rendle  
                                  Species Aloe rapanarivoi J.-P. Castillon  
                                  Species Aloe rauhii Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe rebmannii Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe reitzii Reynolds – Reitz's aloe 
                                  Species Aloe rendilliorum L.E. Newton  
                                  Species Aloe retrospiciens Reynolds & P.R.O. Bally  
                                  Species Aloe reynoldsii Letty – yellow spineless aloe 
                                  Species Aloe rhodesiana Rendle – Rhodesian aloe 
                                  Species Aloe X riccobonii Borzí  
                                  Species Aloe richardsiae Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe richaudii Rebmann  
                                  Species Aloe rigens Reynolds & P.R.O. Bally  
                                  Species Aloe rivae Baker  
                                  Species Aloe rivierei Lavranos & L.E. Newton  
                                  Species Aloe rodolphei J.-B. Castillon  
                                  Species Aloe roeoeslii Lavranos & T.A. McCoy  
                                  Species Aloe rosea (H. Perrier) L.E. Newton & G.D. Rowley  
                                  Species Aloe rubrodonta T.A. McCoy & Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe rubroviolacea Schweinf.  
                                  Species Aloe rugosifolia M.G. Gilbert & Sebsebe  
                                  Species Aloe rugosquamosa (H. Perrier) J.-B. Castillon & J.-P. Castillon  
                                  Species Aloe X runcinata A. Berger  
                                  Species Aloe rupestris Baker – bottle-brush aloe, rock aloe 
                                  Species Aloe rupicola Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe ruspoliana Baker  
                                  Species Aloe ruvuensis T.A. McCoy & Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe sakarahensis Lavranos & M. Teissier  
                                  Species Aloe saudiarabica T.A. McCoy  
                                  Species Aloe saundersiae (Reynolds) Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe scabrifolia L.E. Newon & Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe schelpei Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe schilliana L.E. Newton & G.D. Rowley  
                                  Species Aloe X schimperi Tod. – spotted aloe hybrid 
                                  Species Aloe schoelleri Schweinf.  
                                  Species Aloe X schoenlandii Baker  
                                  Species Aloe schomeri Rauh  
                                  Species Aloe schweinfurthii Baker  
                                  Species Aloe scobinifolia Reynolds & P.R.O. Bally  
                                  Species Aloe scorpioides L.C. Leach  
                                  Species Aloe secundiflora Engl.  
                                  Species Aloe seibanica Orlando & El Azzouni  
                                  Species Aloe seretii De Wild.  
                                  Species Aloe serriyensis Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe shadensis Lavranos & Collen.  
                                  Species Aloe sharoniae N.R. Crouch & Gideon F. Sm.  
                                  Species Aloe sheilae Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe silicicola H. Perrier  
                                  Species Aloe simii Pole-Evans  
                                  Species Aloe sinana Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe sinkatana Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe sobolifera (S. Carter) Wabuyele  
                                  Species Aloe socialis (H. Perrier) L.E. Newton & G.D. Rowley  
                                  Species Aloe somaliensis W. Watson  
                                  Species Aloe soutpansbergensis I. Verd.  
                                  Species Aloe speciosa Baker – beautiful aloe, tilt-head aloe 
                                  Species Aloe spectabilis Reynolds – Natal aloe 
                                  Species Aloe spicata L. f. – bottle brush aloe, Gazaland aloe, Lebombo aloe 
                                  Species Aloe spinitriaggregata J.-B. Castillon  
                                  Species Aloe X spinosissima Jahand  
                                  Species Aloe splendens Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe springatei-neumannii Newton  
                                  Species Aloe X spuria A. Berger  
                                  Species Aloe squarrosa Baker ex Balf. f.  
                                  Species Aloe steudneri Schweinf.  
                                  Species Aloe striata Haw. – coral aloe 
                                  Species Aloe striatula Haw. – stripe-sheathed narrow-leaved aloe 
                                  Species Aloe suarezensis H. Perrier  
                                  Species Aloe subspicata (Baker) Boatwr. & J.C. Manning  
                                  Species Aloe succotrina Weston – áloe estriada, áloe socotrina, asevar, Bombay aloe, hierba del acíbar, mocha aloe, sabila, Socotrine aloes, Turkey aloe, yerba babose, yerba del acibar, Zanzibar aloe 
                                  Species Aloe suffulta Reynolds – climbing-flower aloe 
                                  Species Aloe suprafoliata Pole-Evans – book aloe 
                                  Species Aloe suzannae Decary  
                                  Species Aloe swynnertonii Rendle – Swynnerton's aloe, Swynnerton's spotted leaf aloe 
                                  Species Aloe tartarensis T.A. McCoy & Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe tauri L.C. Leach – Bullock's bottle brush aloe 
                                  Species Aloe teissieri Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe tenuifolia Lam.  
                                  Species Aloe tewoldei M.G. Gilbert & Sebsebe  
                                  Species Aloe thompsoniae Groenew. – Thompson's aloe 
                                  Species Aloe thorncroftii Pole-Evans  
                                  Species Aloe thraskii Baker – coast aloe, dune aloe, strand aloe 
                                  Species Aloe tomentosa Deflers  
                                  Species Aloe tormentorii (Marais) L.E. Newton & G.D. Rowley  
                                  Species Aloe tororoana Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe torrei I. Verd. & Christian  
                                  Species Aloe trachyticola (H. Perrier) Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe transvaalensis Kuntze  
                                  Species Aloe trichosantha A. Berger  
                                  Species Aloe trigonantha L.C. Leach  
                                  Species Aloe tulearensis T.A. McCoy & Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe turkanensis Christian  
                                  Species Aloe X ucriae A. Terracc.  
                                  Species Aloe ukambensis Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe umfoloziensis Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe vacillans Forssk.  
                                  Species Aloe vallaris L.C. Leach  
                                  Species Aloe vanbalenii Pillans – Van Balen's aloe 
                                  Species Aloe vandermerwei Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe vanrooyenii Gideon F. Sm. & N.R. Crouch  
                                  Species Aloe vaombe Decorse & Poiss.  
                                  Species Aloe vaotsanda Decary  
                                  Species Aloe venenosa Engl.  
                                  Species Aloe vera (L.) Burm. f. – Barbados aloe, acíbar, aloe vera, áloe de los Barbados, aločs amer, aločs vulgaire, atzavara, aloja, burn plant, coastal aloe, common aloe, Curaçao aloe, flor de deserto, Indian aloe, Jaffarabad aloe, lináloe, loto de deserto, maguey morado, mazambron, medicinal aloe, Mediterranean aloe, penca sábila, pita zabila, pitera amarelo, sábila do penca, star cactus, toots amarelo, true aloe, unguentine c 
                                  Species Aloe verdoorniae Reynolds – blue spotted aloe 
                                  Species Aloe verecunda Pole-Evans – grass aloe 
                                  Species Aloe versicolor Guillaumin  
                                  Species Aloe veseyi Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe viguieri H. Perrier  
                                  Species Aloe virginieae J.-P. Castillon  
                                  Species Aloe viridiflora Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe vituensis Baker  
                                  Species Aloe vogtsii Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe volkensii Engl.  
                                  Species Aloe vossii Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe vryheidensis Groenew. – dolomite aloe, Vryheid aloe, Wolkberg aloe 
                                  Species Aloe wanalensis T.C. Cole & T.G. Forrest  
                                  Species Aloe welmelensis Sebsebe & Nordal  
                                  Species Aloe weloensis Sebsebe  
                                  Species Aloe welwitschii Klopper & Gideon F. Sm.  
                                  Species Aloe werneri J.-B. Castillon  
                                  Species Aloe whitcombei Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe wickensii Pole-Evans – Wickens' aloe 
                                  Species Aloe wildii (Reynolds) Reynolds – Wild's small Chimanimani aloe 
                                  Species Aloe wilsonii Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe woodii Lavranos & Collen.  
                                  Species Aloe wrefordii Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe yavellana Reynolds  
                                  Species Aloe yemenica J.R.I. Wood  
                                  Species Aloe zakamisyi T.A. McCoy & Lavranos  
                                  Species Aloe zebrina Baker – aločs tacheté, aločs zébré, bec de perroquet, gorge de perdrix, kanniedood aloe, partridge breast aloe, spotted aloe, tiger aloe, zebra-leaf aloe 
                                  Species Aloe zubb T.A. McCoy & Lavranos  
       

 References
       
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  Source: Checklist of CITES species: Index of CITES species, document (version 2013)  
  Acquired: 2013   
  Notes: UNEP-WCMC (Comps.) 2013. Checklist of CITES species. CITES Secretariat, Geneva, Switzerland, and UNEP-WCMC, Cambridge, United Kingdom. Available online at http://checklist.cites.org/   
  Reference for: Aloe   
       
  Source: Liliaceae s.l. of North America Update, database (version 2010)  
  Acquired: 2010   
  Notes: Updated for ITIS by the Flora of North America Expertise Network, in connection with an update for USDA PLANTS (2007-2010)   
  Reference for: Aloe   
       
  Source: NODC Taxonomic Code, database (version 8.0)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Aloe   
       
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 4.0.4)  
  Acquired: 1996   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA. http://plants.usda.gov   
  Reference for: Aloe   
       
  Source: The PLANTS Database, database (version 5.1.1)  
  Acquired: 2000   
  Notes: National Plant Data Center, NRCS, USDA. Baton Rouge, LA 70874-4490 USA. http://plants.usda.gov   
  Reference for: Aloe   
       
  Publication(s):    
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Grace, Olwen M., Ronell R. Klopper, Estrela Figueiredo, and Gideon F. Smith  
  Publication Date: 2011   
  Article/Chapter Title: The aloe names book   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Strelitzia, vol. 28   
  Page(s): viii + 232   
  Publisher: South African National Biodiversity Institute and the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew   
  Publication Place: Pretoria, South Africa   
  ISBN/ISSN: 978-1-919976-648   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Aloe, aloes [English]   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Grace, Olwen M., Ronell R. Klopper, Gideon F. Smith, Neil R. Crouch, Estrela Figueiredo, et al.  
  Publication Date: 2013   
  Article/Chapter Title: A revised generic classification for Aloe (Xanthorrhoeaceae subfam. Asphodeloideae)   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Phytotaxa, vol. 76, no. 1   
  Page(s): 7-14   
  Publisher:    
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 1179-3155   
  Notes: Online ISSN: 1179-3163. DOI:10.11646/phytotaxa.76.1.2 ; available online at http://www.mapress.com/phytotaxa/content/2013/pt00076.htm#7_Jan._2012   
  Reference for: Aloe   
       

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  Comment: CITES: Appendix II except Aloe vera and the species included in Appendix I, per 2013 Checklist of CITES species: Index of CITES species published with amendments to the Appendices and changes in standard scientific nomenclature following the 16th meeting of the Conference of the Parties (Bangkok, 2013). For current status see CITES.org  
 

 

   

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