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Aloe ferox  Mill.
Taxonomic Serial No.: 505880

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
       
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s):    
  Common Name(s): Cape aloe [English]
 
    bitter aloe [English]
 
    Cape prickly aloe [English]
 
    common aloe [English]
 
    cultivated aloe [English]
 
    acibara [Spanish]
 
    áloe del cabo [Spanish]
 
    aloès du Cap [French]
 
    medicinal aloe [English]
 
    new aloes [English]
 
    red aloe [English]
 
    tap aloe [English]
 
       
  Taxonomic Status:    
  Current Standing: accepted  
       
  Data Quality Indicators:    
  Record Credibility Rating: verified - standards met  
       

 Taxonomic Hierarchy
       
 KingdomPlantae  – plantes, Planta, Vegetal, plants  
    SubkingdomViridiplantae  – green plants  
       InfrakingdomStreptophyta  – land plants  
          SuperdivisionEmbryophyta   
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                   ClassMagnoliopsida   
                      SuperorderLilianae  – monocots, monocotyledons, monocotylédones  
                         OrderAsparagales   
                            FamilyXanthorrhoeaceae   
                               GenusAloe L. – aloes  
                                  SpeciesAloe ferox Mill. – Cape aloe, bitter aloe, Cape prickly aloe, common aloe, cultivated aloe, acibara, áloe del cabo, aloès du Cap, medicinal aloe, new aloes, red aloe, tap aloe  
       

 References
       
  Expert(s):    
  Expert: Mark W. Skinner  
  Notes: USDA-NRCS, National Plant Data Center   
  Reference for: Aloe ferox    
       
  Other Source(s):    
  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 ferox   
       
  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 ferox   
       
  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 ferox   
       
  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 ferox   
       
  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 ferox, acibara [Spanish], áloe del cabo [Spanish], aloès du Cap [French], bitter aloe [English], Cape aloe [English], Cape prickly aloe [English], common aloe [English], cultivated aloe [English], medicinal aloe [English], new aloes [English], red aloe [English], tap aloe [English]   
       
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Newton, Leonard E., and Gordon D. Rowley / Urs Eggli, ed.  
  Publication Date: 2001   
  Article/Chapter Title:    
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: CITES: Aloe & Pachypodium Checklist   
  Page(s): 160   
  Publisher: Cromwell Press   
  Publication Place: Great Britain   
  ISBN/ISSN: 1 84246 034 X   
  Notes:    
  Reference for: Aloe ferox   
       

 Geographic Information
       
  Geographic Division: Africa  
       
  Jurisdiction/Origin:    
 

 

   

 Comments
       
  Comment: CITES: Appendix II under Aloe, 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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