Scientific Name
Cycnium tubulosum (L.f.) Engl. subsp. tubulosum
Higher Classification
Cycnium aquaticum Engl., Cycnium hamatum Engl. & Gilg, Cycnium heuglinii (Hochst. ex Schweinf.) Engl., Cycnium serratum (Klotzsch) Engl., Gerardia tubulosa L.f., Rhamphicarpa aquatica (Engl.) Skan, Rhamphicarpa curviflora Benth., Rhamphicarpa hamata (Engl. & Gilg) Skan, Rhamphicarpa heuglinii Hochst. ex Schweinf., Rhamphicarpa montana of other authors, not of N.E.Br.: Hiern (1904), Rhamphicarpa tubulosa (L.f.) Benth., Rhamphicarpa tubulosa (L.f.) Benth. var. curviflora (Benth.) Chiov.
National Status
Status and Criteria
Least Concern
Assessment Date
F. Cholo & W. Foden
Not endemic to South Africa
Provincial distribution
Eastern Cape, Free State, Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga, Northern Cape, North West, Western Cape
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Cycnium tubulosum (L.f.) Engl. subsp. tubulosum Least Concern Raimondo et al. (2009)

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.

Sieben, E.J.J. 2009. The status and distribution of vascular plants (Magnoliophyta, Lycophyta, Pteridophyta). In: W.R.T. Darwall, K.G. Smith, D. Tweddle and P. Skelton (eds.), The status and distribution of freshwater biodiversity in southern Africa (pp. 83-98), IUCN and SAIAB, Gland, Switzerland and Grahamstown, South Africa.

Cholo, F. & Foden, W. 2006. Cycnium tubulosum (L.f.) Engl. subsp. tubulosum. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version . Accessed on 2024/07/18

Comment on this assessment Comment on this assessment
Distribution map

Search for images of Cycnium tubulosum subsp. tubulosum on iNaturalist