Aristea singularis Weim.
Status and Criteria
|P. Goldblatt & L. von Staden|
|A rare, range-restricted habitat specialist (EOO 52 km²), but not threatened.|
|South African endemic|
Habitat and Ecology
|Cederberg Sandstone Fynbos|
|Sandstone slopes near streams, in shade.|
|There are no severe threats to this species (P. Goldblatt pers. obs.).|
Aristea singularis is an unusual, rare, and highly localized habitat specialist. It is known from three subpopulations within a very small area in the vicinity of Pakhuis Pass, in the northern Cederberg. The population is stable.
|Goldblatt, P. & von Staden, L. 2016. Aristea singularis Weim. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2017.1. Accessed on 2019/12/11|