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Notes on the typification of some species of Aloe (Asphodelaceae/Aloaceae)

H. F. Glen, G. F. Smith
Bothalia | Vol 25, No 1 | a710 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.4102/abc.v25i1.710 | © 1995 H. F. Glen, G. F. Smith | This work is licensed under CC Attribution 4.0
Submitted: 09 October 1995 | Published: 09 October 1995

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H. F. Glen, National Botanical Institute, South Africa
G. F. Smith, National Botanical Institute, South Africa

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Lecto- or neotypes are designated for Aloe thompsoniae Groenew.. A. micracantha Haw .. A. schmidticma Regel (a synonym of/4,  cooperi Baker). A. longistyla Baker. A. aristata Haw., A. longiaristata Schult. & Schult. f„ (a synonym of the preceding name), A. humilis (L.) Mill. var.  incurva Haw.. A. glauca Mill., A. niuricata Schult. (a synonym of the preceding name). A. saponaria (Aiton) Haw. var.  latifolia Haw. (a new synonym of A. maculata All.) and A. pluridens Haw. The confusing citation of the type of A. thomcroftii Pole Evans is clarified.


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