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The correct names for species of Aloe sect. Chortolirion (Asphodelaceae: Alooideae)

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Abstract:

The correct names and synonymy for species of Aloe sect. Chortolirion (A. Berger) Boatwr. & J.C. Manning (Asphodelaceae: Alooideae) are provided. This treatment recognises four species in this section, namely A. welwitschii, A. barendii, A. jeppeae and A. subspicata. Aloe subspicata and A. welwitschii are treated as conspecific by some authors.

Keywords: ALOE; ALOOIDEAE; ASPHODELACEAE; CHORTOLIRION; HAWORTHIA; SYNONYMY

Document Type: Research Article

DOI: https://doi.org/10.12705/626.5

Affiliations: 1: Biosystematics Research and Biodiversity Collections Division, South African National Biodiversity Institute, Private Bag X101, Pretoria 0001, South Africa, H.G.W.J. Schweickerdt Herbarium, Department of Plant Science, University of Pretoria, Pretoria 0002, South Africa;, Email: r.klopper@sanbi.org.za 2: Biosystematics Research and Biodiversity Collections Division, South African National Biodiversity Institute, Private Bag X101, Pretoria 0001, South Africa, H.G.W.J. Schweickerdt Herbarium, Department of Plant Science, University of Pretoria, Pretoria 0002, South Africa, Centre for Functional Ecology, Departamento de Ciências da Vida, Universidade de Coimbra, 3001-455 Coimbra, Portugal 3: Centre for Functional Ecology, Departamento de Ciências da Vida, Universidade de Coimbra, 3001-455 Coimbra, Portugal, Department of Botany, P.O. Box 77000, Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, Port Elizabeth 6031, South Africa 4: Jodrell Laboratory, Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, Surrey TW9 3DS, U.K., Botanic Garden & Herbarium, Natural History Museum of Denmark, Sølvgade 83 Opg. S, 1307 Copenhagen K, Denmark 5: H.G.W.J. Schweickerdt Herbarium, Department of Plant Science, University of Pretoria, Pretoria 0002, South Africa

Publication date: 2013-12-20

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