Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Roodebergia kitamurana B.Nord.
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
ASTERACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Endangered D
Assessment Date
2008/05/25
Assessor(s)
N.A. Helme & D. Raimondo
Justification
Known from a highly restricted range (EOO <2 km²), from one site where there are fewer than 100 mature individuals.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Western Cape
Range
Roodeberg in the Hex River Mountains.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Western Altimontane Sandstone Fynbos, Northern Inland Shale Band Vegetation
Description
Shale bands in montane fynbos.
Threats
No threats.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Roodebergia kitamurana B.Nord.EN DRaimondo et al. (2009)
Bibliography

Nordenstam, B. 2002. A new monotypic genus of the Compositae-Astereae from the Cape Province, South Africa. Acta Phytotaxonomica et Geobotanica 53(2):101-105.


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
Helme, N.A. & Raimondo, D. 2008. Roodebergia kitamurana B.Nord. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2020.1. Accessed on 2021/12/02

Comment on this assessment Comment on this assessment
Distribution map

© N.A. Helme


Search for images of Roodebergia kitamurana on iNaturalist