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Aloe succotrina  Weston
Taxonomic Serial No.: 950846

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 Taxonomy and Nomenclature
  Kingdom: Plantae  
  Taxonomic Rank: Species  
  Synonym(s): Aloe succotrina Lam.
  Common Name(s): áloe estriada [Spanish]
    áloe socotrina [Spanish]
    asevar [Spanish]
    Bombay aloe [English]
    hierba del acíbar [Spanish]
    mocha aloe [English]
    sabila [English]
    Socotrine aloes [English]
    Turkey aloe [English]
    yerba babose [Spanish]
    yerba del acibar [Spanish]
    Zanzibar 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  
             DivisionTracheophyta  – vascular plants, tracheophytes  
                SubdivisionSpermatophytina  – spermatophytes, seed plants, phanérogames  
                      SuperorderLilianae  – monocots, monocotyledons, monocotylédones  
                               GenusAloe L. – aloes  
                                  SpeciesAloe 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  

  Reference for:    
  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   
  Reference for: Aloe succotrina   
  Source: The International Plant Names Index (IPNI), 2007 - 2013, database (version 2013)  
  Acquired: 2013   
  Notes: The International Plant Names Index, botanical information system from the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, the Harvard University Herbaria, and the Australian National Herbarium, available at   
  Reference for: Aloe succotrina   
  Author(s)/Editor(s): Guglielmone, L., L. Gallo, M. Meregalli, G. F. Smith, and E. Figueiredo  
  Publication Date: 2009   
  Article/Chapter Title: Allioni's Aloe names (Asphodelaceae): nomenclature and typification   
  Journal/Book Name, Vol. No.: Bothalia, vol. 39, no. 2   
  Page(s): 177-183   
  Publication Place:    
  ISBN/ISSN: 0006-8241   
  Reference for: Aloe succotrina   
  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   
  Reference for: Aloe succotrina   

 Geographic Information
  Geographic Division: Africa  



  Comment: Aloe succotrina Lam. (TSN 810187), published in 1783, is an isonym of Aloe succotrina Weston, published in 1770 (Guglielmone et al., 2009)  
    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  



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