Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Pelargonium exhibens Vorster
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
GERANIACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Near Threatened D2
Assessment Date
2009/07/29
Assessor(s)
J.E. Victor & A.P. Dold
Justification
Known from less than 10 locations and potentially threatened by harvesting for traditional medicine.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Eastern Cape
Range
Grahamstown to Graaff-Reinet.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Albany Thicket, Nama Karoo
Description
Bushveld and succulent mountain scrub.
Threats
Possibly threatened by harvesting for medicinal use.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Pelargonium exhibens VorsterNT D2Raimondo et al. (2009)
Pelargonium exhibens VorsterIndeterminate Hilton-Taylor (1996)
Bibliography

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.


Van der Walt, J.J.A. and Vorster, P.J. 1977. Pelargoniums of southern Africa. (Vol. I). Purnell, Cape Town.


Citation
Victor, J.E. & Dold, A.P. 2009. Pelargonium exhibens Vorster. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2020.1. Accessed on 2021/09/26

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