Conophytum cupreiflorum

Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Conophytum cupreiflorum Tischer
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
AIZOACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Data Deficient - Taxonomically Problematic
Assessment Date
2015/06/10
Assessor(s)
A.J. Young
Justification
This species is only known from the type collection, with an unspecified locality. It has never been encountered in the wild, and appears to be a hybrid (Hammer 1993).
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Northern Cape
Range
Unknown, possibly from Namaqualand near Springbok.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Description
Unknown.
Population
Population trend
Unknown
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Conophytum cupreiflorum TischerLeast Concern Raimondo et al. (2009)
Bibliography

Hammer, S.A. 1993. The genus Conophytum: A conograph. Succulent Plant Publications, Pretoria.


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
Young, A.J. 2015. Conophytum cupreiflorum Tischer. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2017.1. Accessed on 2017/06/25

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