Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Lobelia setacea Thunb.
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
LOBELIACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Least Concern
Assessment Date
2015/06/12
Assessor(s)
D. van der Colff
Justification
Widespread and not in danger of extinction.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Western Cape
Range
Cape Peninsula to the Langeberg Mountains.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Kogelberg Sandstone Fynbos, Swartland Alluvium Fynbos, Swellendam Silcrete Fynbos, Atlantis Sand Fynbos, Cape Flats Sand Fynbos, Hangklip Sand Fynbos, Agulhas Sand Fynbos, Breede Alluvium Fynbos, Hawequas Sandstone Fynbos, Ruens Silcrete Renosterveld, Overberg Sandstone Fynbos, North Sonderend Sandstone Fynbos, South Sonderend Sandstone Fynbos, Western Altimontane Sandstone Fynbos, South Hex Sandstone Fynbos, Peninsula Sandstone Fynbos, Elim Ferricrete Fynbos
Description
Sandstone slopes and sandy flats.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Lobelia setacea Thunb. var. setacea Least Concern Raimondo et al. (2009)
Lobelia setacea Thunb. var. dissectifolia E.Wimm.Least Concern 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.


Manning, J.C. and Goldblatt, P. 2012. Plants of the Greater Cape Floristic Region 1: The Core Cape Flora. Strelitzia 29. South African National Biodiversity 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
van der Colff, D. 2015. Lobelia setacea Thunb. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2020.1. Accessed on 2021/10/19

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