Ixia angelae

Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Ixia angelae Goldblatt & J.C.Manning
Higher Classification
Monocotyledons
Family
IRIDACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Critically Rare
Assessment Date
2015/06/30
Assessor(s)
L. von Staden
Justification
A localized habitat specialist, known from a single subpopulation. Its habitat is well protected and it is not threatened.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Western Cape
Range
Cederberg.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Fynbos
Description
Wedged among rocks on wet vertical banks near waterfalls or seeps.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Ixia sp. nov. (Manning & Parker 3459 NBG)Critically Rare 2015.1
Bibliography

Goldblatt, P. and Manning, J.C. 2016. Systematics of the southern African genus Ixia L. (Iridaceae): 5. Synopsis of section Ixia, including five new species. South African Journal of Botany 104:175-198.


Citation
von Staden, L. 2015. Ixia angelae Goldblatt & J.C.Manning. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2017.1. Accessed on 2017/06/25

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