Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Dracoscirpoides surculosa Muasya, Reynders & Goetgh.
Higher Classification
Monocotyledons
Family
CYPERACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Least Concern
Assessment Date
2012/10/16
Assessor(s)
L. von Staden
Justification
Widespread and not in danger of extinction.
Distribution
Endemism
Not endemic to South Africa
Provincial distribution
Gauteng, KwaZulu-Natal, Limpopo, Mpumalanga
Range
Limpopo Waterberg and the Mpumalanga Drakensberg Escarpment to Swaziland, and southwards along the KwaZulu-Natal Drakensberg foothills and Midlands to the South Coast.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Grassland, Indian Ocean Coastal Belt
Description
Stream margins and damp places in montane and coastal grassland.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Dracoscirpoides surculosa Muasya, Reynders & Goetgh.Least Concern 2013.1
Dracoscirpoides surculosa Muasya, Reynders & Goetgh.Least Concern 2013.1
Bibliography

Muasya, A.M., Reynders, M., Goetghebeur, P., Simpson, D.A. and Vrijdaghs, A. 2012. Dracoscirpoides (Cyperaceae) - a new genus from southern Africa, its taxonomy and floral ontogeny. South African Journal of Botany 78:104-115.


Citation
von Staden, L. 2012. Dracoscirpoides surculosa Muasya, Reynders & Goetgh. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version . Accessed on 2024/07/18

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