Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Gladiolus dolomiticus Oberm.
Higher Classification
Monocotyledons
Family
IRIDACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Rare
Assessment Date
2005/06/13
Assessor(s)
P.J.D. Winter & J.E. Victor
Justification
A range-restricted species (EOO<120 km²), known from fewer than five sites. Not threatened.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Limpopo
Range
Makapan's Valley.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Poung Dolomite Mountain Bushveld, Mamabolo Mountain Bushveld
Description
Dolomite hills, dry woodland, on dolomite slopes, 1700 m.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Gladiolus dolomiticus Oberm.Rare Raimondo et al. (2009)
Gladiolus dolomiticus Oberm.Rare Hilton-Taylor (1996)
Bibliography

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


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
Winter, P.J.D. & Victor, J.E. 2005. Gladiolus dolomiticus Oberm. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version . Accessed on 2024/04/14

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