Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Gladiolus salteri G.J.Lewis
Higher Classification
Monocotyledons
Family
IRIDACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Rare
Assessment Date
2005/08/15
Assessor(s)
D. Raimondo & J.E. Victor
Justification
A range-restricted species (EOO 250 km²). Not threatened as it occurs in an arid area in a non-arable habitat.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Northern Cape
Range
Springbok.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Succulent Karoo
Description
Coarse, gritty, decomposed granite along the edges of drainage lines on stony hillsides.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Gladiolus salteri G.J.LewisRare Raimondo et al. (2009)
Gladiolus salteri G.J.LewisRare Hilton-Taylor (1996)
Gladiolus salteri G.J.LewisRare Hall et al. (1980)
Bibliography

Goldblatt, P. and Manning, J.C. 1998. Gladiolus in southern Africa. Fernwood Press, Vlaeberg.


Hall, A.V., De Winter, M., De Winter, B. and Van Oosterhout, S.A.M. 1980. Threatened plants of southern Africa. South African National Scienctific Programmes Report 45. CSIR, Pretoria.


Hilton-Taylor, C. 1996. Red data list of southern African plants. Strelitzia 4. South African National Botanical Institute, 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
Raimondo, D. & Victor, J.E. 2005. Gladiolus salteri G.J.Lewis. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2020.1. Accessed on 2021/09/26

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