Nemesia aurantia

Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Nemesia aurantia K.E.Steiner
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
SCROPHULARIACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Vulnerable D2
Assessment Date
2012/10/31
Assessor(s)
D. Raimondo
Justification
Known from one location where it is potentially threatened by overgrazing by livestock. Described in 2009, this species is still poorly known and more locations may exist.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Northern Cape
Range
Garies.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Namaqualand Klipkoppe Shrubland
Description
Loose sand in Namaqualand Klipkoppe Shrubland.
Threats
Potentially threatened by livestock grazing.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Nemesia aurantia K.E.SteinerVU D22013.1
Bibliography

Steiner, K.E. 2009. Two new species of Nemesia (Scrophulariaceae) from arid areas of the Northern Cape, South Africa. Bothalia 39(1):67-72.


Citation
Raimondo, D. 2012. Nemesia aurantia K.E.Steiner. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2017.1. Accessed on 2019/06/19

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