Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Pelargonium fasciculaceum E.M.Marais
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
GERANIACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Near Threatened B1ab(ii,iii,iv,v)
Assessment Date
2005/11/02
Assessor(s)
N.A. Helme & D. Raimondo
Justification
EOO<5300 km², this species is declining due to expansion of rooibos tea and potato cultivation, but more than 10 locations remain at present.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Northern Cape, Western Cape
Range
Olifants River Valley to Nieuwoudtville.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Fynbos
Description
Deep sands in arid fynbos.
Population
Population trend
Decreasing
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Pelargonium fasciculaceum E.M.MaraisNT B1ab(ii,iii,iv,v)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.


Marais, E.M. 1991. Four new species of Pelargonium (Geraniaceae) from the western Cape Province. South African Journal of Botany 57(1):60-63.


Marais, E.M. 1994. Taxonomic studies in Pelargonium, section Hoarea (Geraniaceae). Unpublished Ph.D. Thesis, University of Stellenbosch, Stellenbosch.


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
Helme, N.A. & Raimondo, D. 2005. Pelargonium fasciculaceum E.M.Marais. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2020.1. Accessed on 2021/09/23

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