Aloe pretoriensis Pole Evans

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Derivation of specific name: pretoriensis: after Pretoria, where the type specimen was collected.
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Worldwide distribution:
Zimbabwe distribution: C,E
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Red data list status: Vulnerable
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Carter, S. (2001). Aloaceae Flora Zambesiaca 12(3) Pages 93 - 94.

Chapano, C. & Mamuto, M. (2003). Plants of the Chimanimani District National Herbarium and Botanic Garden, Zimbabwe Page 5.

Golding, J.S. (ed.) (2002). Zimbabwe Plant Red Data List. Southern African Plant Red Data Lists. SABONET 14 Page 161.

Mapaura, A. & Timberlake, J. (eds) (2004). A checklist of Zimbabwean vascular plants Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 33 Sabonet, Pretoria and Harare Page 84.

West, O. (1974). A Field Guide to the Aloes of Rhodesia. Longman, Salisbury Pages 79 - 80. (Includes a picture).

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External websites:

African Plants: A Photo Guide (Senckenberg): Aloe pretoriensis
African Plant Database: Aloe pretoriensis
BHL (Biodiversity Heritage Library): Aloe pretoriensis
EOL (Encyclopedia of Life): Aloe pretoriensis
GBIF (Global Biodiversity Information Facility): Aloe pretoriensis
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iNaturalist: Aloe pretoriensis
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Aloe pretoriensis
JSTOR Plant Science: Aloe pretoriensis
Mansfeld World Database of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops: Aloe pretoriensis
Plants of the World Online: Aloe pretoriensis
Tropicos: Aloe pretoriensis
Wikipedia: Aloe pretoriensis

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-24

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2024). Flora of Zimbabwe: Species information: Aloe pretoriensis., retrieved 18 May 2024

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