Aloe

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Contains 2 accepted taxa overall.

Family:ASPHODELACEAE
Common Name:ALOE
Specimen: View USF Herbarium specimens of this genus

Classification

Division
Class
Sub Class
Order ASPARAGALES
FamilyASPHODELACEAE
Genus Aloe

Citation

Citation ALOE Linnaeus, Sp. Pl. 319. 1753.
Basionym: **
Type: TYPE: Aloe perfoliata Linnaeus Lectotypified by Britton & Millspaugh, Bahama Fl. 69. 1920.

** Not applicable or data not available.

Species

Scientific NameCommon NameHerbarium SpecimensPhotos
Aloe vera ALOE
Aloe x commutata ALOE

Genus Synonyms

SynonymFull CitationBasionymType
Busipho Busipho Salisbury, Gen. Pl. 76. 1866. TYPE: Non designatus.
Kumara Kumara Medikus, Theodora 69. 1786. TYPE: Kumara disticha Medikus, nom. illegit. (Aloe tripetala Medikus)
Pachidendron Pachidendron Haworth, Saxifrag. Enum. 35. 1821. TYPE: Non designatus.
Ptyas Ptyas Salisbury, Gen. Pl. 76. 1866. TYPE: = Kumara Medikus 1786.
Rhipidodendrum Rhipidodendrum Willdenow, Ges. Naturf. Freunde Berlin Mag. Neuesten Entdeck. Gesammten Naturk. 5: 164. 1811. TYPE: Non designatus.