Aloe rupestris Baker

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Derivation of specific name: rupestris: of rocks (Latin) referring to the habitat.
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Mozambique distribution: M
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Burrows, J.E., Burrows, S.M., Lötter, M.C. & Schmidt, E. (2018). Trees and Shrubs Mozambique Publishing Print Matters (Pty), Cape Town. Page 55. (Includes a picture).

Carter, S. (2001). Aloaceae Flora Zambesiaca 12(3) Page 92.

Coates Palgrave, K. (revised and updated by Meg Coates Palgrave) (2002). Trees of Southern Africa 3rd edition. Struik, South Africa Page 113.

Da Silva, M.C., Izidine, S. & Amude, A.B. (2004). A preliminary checklist of the vascular plants of Mozambique. Southern African Botanical Diversity Network Report No. 30 Sabonet, Pretoria Page 121.

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External websites:

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

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave 2007-23

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2023). Flora of Mozambique: Species information: Aloe rupestris., retrieved 10 June 2023

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