Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Pseudoselago quadrangularis (Choisy) Hilliard
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
SCROPHULARIACEAE
Synonyms
Selago decumbens Choisy (later homonym), not of Thunb. (1800), Selago fasciculata L. var. hirta Choisy (not of L.f.) E.Mey., Selago hirta Choisy, Selago hirta of other authors, not of L.f.: Choisy (1823), Selago quadrangularis Choisy, Rolfe (1901) (in part)
National Status
Status and Criteria
Rare
Assessment Date
2008/03/17
Assessor(s)
D. Raimondo, P.F. Matlamela & D.A. Kamundi
Justification
A range-restricted endemic occurring on lower slopes of the Skurweberg (EOO 150 km²), known from fewer than five subpopulations, this species has no recorded threats.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Western Cape
Range
Skurweberg, South of Ceres.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Fynbos
Description
Lower rocky sandstone slopes.
Threats
No threats.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Pseudoselago quadrangularis (Choisy) HilliardRare Raimondo et al. (2009)
Bibliography

Goldblatt, P. and Manning, J.C. 2000. Cape Plants: A conspectus of the Cape Flora of South Africa. Strelitzia 9. National Botanical Institute, Cape Town.


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
Raimondo, D., Matlamela, P.F. & Kamundi, D.A. 2008. Pseudoselago quadrangularis (Choisy) Hilliard. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2020.1. Accessed on 2024/02/24

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