Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Nivenia parviflora Goldblatt
Higher Classification
Monocotyledons
Family
IRIDACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Rare
Assessment Date
2007/05/11
Assessor(s)
D. Raimondo & P. Goldblatt
Justification
Known from three subpopulations within a restricted range (EOO 38 km²). Occurs within a protected area and is not threatened.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Western Cape
Range
Lower southern slopes of the Klein Swartberg Mountains near Ladismith.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Fynbos
Description
Rock outcrops on sandstone slopes.
Threats
No threats.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Nivenia parviflora GoldblattRare Raimondo et al. (2009)
Bibliography

Goldblatt, P. and Manning, J.C. 2000. Cape Plants: A conspectus of the Cape Flora of South Africa. Strelitzia 9. National Botanical Institute, Cape Town.


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. & Goldblatt, P. 2007. Nivenia parviflora Goldblatt. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2020.1. Accessed on 2024/02/23

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