Taxonomy
Scientific Name
Pelargonium longicaule Jacq. var. angustipetalum C.Boucher
Higher Classification
Dicotyledons
Family
GERANIACEAE
National Status
Status and Criteria
Vulnerable D2
Assessment Date
2007/10/02
Assessor(s)
D. Raimondo
Justification
One known location is potentially threatened by agriculture. The habitat is targeted for deciduous fruit cultivation.
Distribution
Endemism
South African endemic
Provincial distribution
Western Cape
Range
Piketberg.
Habitat and Ecology
Major system
Terrestrial
Major habitats
Piketberg Sandstone Fynbos
Description
Well-drained soils derived from sandstone.
Threats
Habitat loss
Population
Population trend
Stable
Assessment History
Taxon assessed
Status and Criteria
Citation/Red List version
Pelargonium longicaule Jacq. var. angustipetalum C.BoucherVU D2Raimondo et al. (2009)
Pelargonium longicaule Jacq. var. angustipetalum C.BoucherIndeterminate 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 Boucher, C.A. 1986. A taxonomic revision of the section Myrrhidium of Pelargonium (Geraniaceae) in southern Africa. South African Journal of Botany 52(5):438-462.


Van der Walt, J.J.A. and Vorster, P.J. 1988. Pelargoniums of southern Africa Volume III. Annals of Kirstenbosch Botanic Garden 16:1-149. National Botanic Gardens, Kirstenbosch.


Citation
Raimondo, D. 2007. Pelargonium longicaule Jacq. var. angustipetalum C.Boucher. National Assessment: Red List of South African Plants version 2020.1. Accessed on 2021/09/23

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