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Aloe elegans - an Ethiopian/Eritrean endemic?

Walker, Colin (2019). Aloe elegans - an Ethiopian/Eritrean endemic? Haworthiad, 33(2) pp. 32–37.

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Abstract

The history and natural distribution of Aloe elegans are discussed and the species is described both in habitat in Ethiopia and in cultivation.
Currently the species is considered to be endemic to north-central Ethiopia and Eritrea. However, Plants off the World online (Kew) gives a broader distribution including W. Sudan, so the endemic status of this species may be under threat.

Item Type: Journal Item
Copyright Holders: 2019 The Haworthia Society and the authors and illustrators
ISSN: 1359-1614
Extra Information: additional email address:
c.walker702@btinternet.com
Keywords: Aloe elegans; Ethiopia; Eritrea
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) > Environment, Earth and Ecosystem Sciences
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Item ID: 61848
Depositing User: Colin Walker
Date Deposited: 21 Jun 2019 13:28
Last Modified: 25 Jun 2019 14:28
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/61848
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