Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Pelargonium exstipulatum (Cav.) L'Hér.
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
GERANIACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Least Concern
Assessment Date
2009/07/17
Assessor(s)
W. Foden & L. Potter
Justification
This species is restricted to the Little Karoo (EOO 4360 km²) but occurs in a habitat not impacted by cultivation or ostrich farming, it is not known to be declining.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Western Cape
Range
Ladismith to De Rust.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Succulent Karoo
Description
Rocky places on hill slopes.
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Pelargonium exstipulatum (Cav.) L'Hér.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.


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. 1981. Pelargoniums of southern Africa (Vol. II). Juta, Cape Town.


Vlok, J. and Schutte-Vlok, A.L. 2010. Plants of the Klein Karoo. Umdaus Press, Hatfield.


Citation
Foden, W. & Potter, L. 2009. Pelargonium exstipulatum (Cav.) L'Hér. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2020.1. Accessed on 2021/09/23

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© J.H. Vlok/A.L. Schutte-Vlok


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