Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Graderia linearifolia Codd
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
OROBANCHACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Vulnerable D2
Assessment Date
2007/05/03
Assessor(s)
L. von Staden & M. Lötter
Justification
One known location is potentially threatened by alien plant invasion and infrastructure development.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Mpumalanga
Range
Steenkampsberg.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Steenkampsberg Montane Grassland
Description
Sparse montane grassland on poor, gravely, quartzitic soil, 2255 m.
Threats
Potentially threatened by invasive aliens, development and mining. The Steenkampsberg is currently under great development pressure.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Conservation
Not currently conserved in any formally protected area.
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Graderia linearifolia CoddVU D2Raimondo et al. (2009)
Bibliography

Codd, L.E. 1964. Graderia linearifolia. Bothalia 8:176-177.


Raimondo, D., von Staden, L., Foden, W., Victor, J.E., Helme, N.A., Turner, R.C., Kamundi, D.A. and Manyama, P.A. 2009. Red List of South African Plants. Strelitzia 25. South African National Biodiversity Institute, Pretoria.


Citation
von Staden, L. & Lötter, M. 2007. Graderia linearifolia Codd. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version . Accessed on 2024/07/14

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